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Skyrim by Peter Hollens and Lindsey Stirling

An arrangement of The main theme from Skyrim Elder Scrolls which was composed by Jeremy Soule.
Voice: Peter Hollens
Violin: Lindsey Stirling

We are going to start a cycle of epic music here at The Big Foto, if you have any rec about tracks that you consider epic leave a link to youtube.
Have a nice weekend

Sad Violin

Epic Violin Girl – Lindsey Stirling

Lindsey was actually a finalist last year (2010) on America’s Got Talent, for her brand new approach to playing violin to hip hop music…

Filmed it on a Canon 5D Mark II, Glidecam HD 4000.
Film made by Devin Graham.

Mendelssohn Violin Concerto E Minor (Op. 64) – 1st Movement

Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, born (3 February 1809 – 4 November 1847) was a German composer, pianist, organist and conductor of the early Romantic period. He revived interest in the music of Johann Sebastian Bach, that’s why he is one of my favs.
This is one of his most-performed works. [wikipedia]
First violin Jascha Heifetz.
Great music, [...]

Nuttin but Stringz

From Americas Got Talent 2008 show, Nuttin but Stringz ended in 3rd place – no winners? o_0.
I hadn’t listened them till last month and I have liked much these 2 songs.
Thunder

Broken sorrow

I hope you like too. Have a nice weekend.

Ralph Vaughan Williams – the Lark Ascending (1914)

Ralph Vaughan Williams OM (12 October 1872 – 26 August 1958) was an English composer of symphonies, chamber music, opera, choral music, and film scores. He was also a collector of English folk music and song which influenced his editorial approach to the English Hymnal, beginning in 1904, containing many folk song arrangements set [...]

Skylark ascending.
Skylark ascending. Credit rogersanderson
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Le concert. Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto by David Oistrakh

Last week I saw Le concert whose main theme is Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35: 1st Movement.
Among the many violinists in youtube I have chosen plays by David Oistrakh who turns out to be a violin virtuoso of mid 20th century.
David Fyodorovich Oistrakh (Russian and Ukrainian: September 30 [O.S. September 17] 1908 [...]

This is the replacement Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow. It is situated right next to the real one, which is undergoing mayor renovation works untill atleast 2013.
This is the replacement Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow. It is situated right next to the real one, which is undergoing mayor renovation works untill atleast 2013. Credit Steffen M. Boelaars
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