Famous classical violinists

Famous classical violinists of the past and present, a list of websites
Violinisti  Violonistes

Wikipedia entries on classical violinists, by nationality.

Legendary Violinists


Violin competitions around the world, a guide.

Famous violinists

A

Accardo, Salvatore. Salvatore Accardo. Wikipedia entry.

Amoyal, Pierre. Pierre Amoyal

B

Barton, Rachel. Rachel Barton

Bell, Joshua. Joshua Bell’s official site.

Benedetti, Nicola. Nicola Benedetti

Biber, Heinrich. Heinrich Biber

Blacher, Kolja. Kolja Blacher’s homepage.

Busch, Adolf. Adolf Busch

C

Carmignola, Giuliano. Giulino Carmignola

Chang, Sarah. Sarah Chang

E

Enesco, Georges. Georges Enesco

Georges Enescu. À la découverte de George Enescu

F

Ferras, Christian. Christian Ferras. Wikipedia entry.

Christian Ferras. Legendary Violinists

 

Fischer, Julia. Julia Fischer homepage.

Julia Fischer. Wikipedia entry.

G


Garret, David. David Garrett

Goebel, Reinhard. Goebel Reinhard

 

Gringolts, Ilya. Ilya Gringolts website.

Deutsche Grammophon Gesellschaft

Ilya Gringolts

Ilya Gringolts Facebook page.

 

Grumiaux, Arthur. Arthur Grumiaux

H

Hahn, Hilary. Hilary Hahn website.

Hilary Hahn. Sony Classical

Hilary Hahn on Youtube (video updates)

 

Heifetz, Jascha. Jascha Heifetz

Jascha Heifetz Society

Jascha Heifetz. Official Web Site

Jascha Heifetz, Wikipedia entry.

J

Jansen, Janine. Janine Jansen

Joachim, Joseph. Joseph Joachim 

Josefowicz, Leila. Leila Josefowicz website.

K

Kashimoto, Daishin. Dashin Kashimoto 

 

Kennedy, Nigel. Nigel Kennedy. A German site.

Nigel Kennedy on Jimi Hendrix

 

Kogan. Leonid. Leonid Kogan. Wikipedia

Kremer, Gidon. Gidon Kremer.Wikipedia.

Kremerata Baltica

 

Kreisler, Fritz. Fritz Kreisler Wettbewerb

L

Little, Tasmin. Tasmin Little homepage.

M

Madoyan, Nikolai.  Nikollai Madoyan

 

Menuhin, Yehudi. The Yehudi Menuhin Foundation.

Yehudi Menuhin. Wikipedia

Yehudi Menuhin official website.

Yehudi Menuhin International Competition for Young Violinists

Yehudi Menuhin Center Saanen/Gstaad Schweiz

 

Midori

 

Milstein, Nathan. Nathan Milstein. Wikipedia

Nathan Milsltein, a website list.

 

Mintz, Shlomo. Shlomo Mintz. Wikipedia

Shlomo Mintz. YouTube

 

Mullova, Viktoria. Viktoria Mullova

 

Mutter, Anne-Sophie. Anne-Sophie Mutter. Official Webpage

Anne-Sophie Mutter. YouTube videos

O

Oistrakh, David. David Oistrakh mailing list.

David Oistrakh. Homepage

 

Patchinskaja, Patricia. Patricia Patchinskaja

 

Paganini, Niccolò. Niccolo Paganini, a web page.

Niccolo Paganini, Wikipdia entry.

Images of Paganini. The Royal Academy of Music

 

Repin, Vadim. Vadim Repin. Official homepage.

 

Perlman, Itzhak. Itzhak Perlman

Itzhak Perlman. Essays and pictures.

R

Repin. Vadim. Vadim Repin

S

Shaham, Gil. Gil Shaham

Spivakov, Vladimir. Vladimir Spivakov

V

Vengerov, Maxim. Maxim Vengerov

Maxim Vengerov homepage.

Zuckerman, Pinchas. Pinchas Zuckerman. DMOZ