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EXCLUSIVE: Classicalite Q&A with Xiang “Angelo” Yu

EXCLUSIVE: Classicalite Q&A with Xiang “Angelo” Yu >>

Violinist Xiang “Angelo” Yu was born in Inner Mongolia, an area he calls, simultaneously, “one of the least modernized” yet "one of the simplest and most beautiful places in the world.” At the tender age 11, he moved with his family to the bustling central coast city of Shanghai. A stark contrast in locale, indeed.

From Jackie Evancho to Amira Willighagen, Do Child Stars and Phenoms 'Actually' Embody Any Real Talent? Norman Lebrecht Comments

The God-Child Myth: Are Child Singers Jackie Evancho, Amira Willighagen, Angelina Jordan Astar, Etc. Actually Talented? >>

The appeal and draw that lies in young talent far exceeds actual understanding. It just seems to be interesting to most folks, and the way that the internet trends these days makes way for these prodigies to become but a blip on your computer screen.

EXCLUSIVE: Violinist Daniel Hope on Yehudi Menuhin, Carl Sagan and the Music of His Solo Album ‘Spheres’ on DG

EXCLUSIVE: Violinist Daniel Hope on Yehudi Menuhin, Carl Sagan and the Music of His Solo Album ‘Spheres’ on DG >>

British violinist Daniel Hope tells the story of the exceptionally long gestation period of his latest solo album, 'Spheres.'

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Cleveland Orchestra Will Close Out the 2014 Yehudi Menuhin Competition in Austin >>

Earlier today, the Cleveland Orchestra announced it will perform at the closing gala concert of the 2014 Yehudi Menuhin International Competition for Young Violinists, hosted by the Butler School of Music at the University of Texas at Austin.

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