Clips of Vanessa-Mae performing in Russia [UPDATED 2/23/17]

Clips of Vanessa-Mae performing in St. Petersburg, Russia

Here is some great news for Vanessa-Mae fans!  Vanessa-Mae has just completed two concerts in Russia.  Some of the fans in attendance uploaded some clips of both concerts.  As usual, she performs a variety of music from her pop albums.  However, she also played some new pieces she hasn’t performed in a while.  She looks… Continue reading Clips of Vanessa-Mae performing in Russia [UPDATED 2/23/17]

The first time I saw Vanessa-Mae was …

First impressions certainly last a lifetime .. Just recently, I ran across a video on Youtube of Vanessa-Mae performing on the Rosie O’Donnell show back in 1996.  It certainly brings back some very pleasant memory, as I see the violin performed in such a way that is attractive, hip, and relevant.  The very next week,… Continue reading The first time I saw Vanessa-Mae was …

Warsaw, Poland welcomes Vanessa-Mae on May 30, 2017!

Vanessa-Mae will give a concert in Warsaw, Poland

Vanessa-Mae visits Warsaw! If you happen to live in or around Poland, and reading this post, consider yourself lucky.  Vanessa-Mae is continuing to tour new parts of the globe, and she will grace Warsaw at the end of May 2017.  Click here for additional information including how to purchase tickets. She will perform works from all her previous… Continue reading Warsaw, Poland welcomes Vanessa-Mae on May 30, 2017!

Vanessa-Mae will perform at Crocus City Hall in February 2017!

Vanessa-Mae returns to Crocus City in Moscow for the fifth time in as many years! Vanessa-Mae will again perform at the Crocus City Hall in Moscow on February 15, 2017.  Vanessa states often that she loves Moscow, and makes it a point to visit on a regular basis.  Indeed, she has been performing at this… Continue reading Vanessa-Mae will perform at Crocus City Hall in February 2017!

Upcoming Concert: Vanessa-Mae @ Ondrej Nepela Arena

The oustide of Ondrej Nepela Stadium

Vanessa-Mae will perform at the Ondrej Nepela Arena in Bratislava, Slovakia on May 11, 2017.  Furthermore, the Czech Bohemian Symphony Orchestra Prague (BSOP) will accompany her. About the Ondrej Nepela Arena .. At capacity, this arena can hold over 10,000 people.  It’s one of the most cutting-edge facilities after undergoing renovation back in 2011. Now, it… Continue reading Upcoming Concert: Vanessa-Mae @ Ondrej Nepela Arena

Vanessa-Mae calls her Guadagnini violin “Gizmo”. Why is that?

Vanessa sits with her prized Guadagnini violin nicknamed "Gizmo"

Gizmo? You mean that cute thing from the movie ‘Gremlins’? While I could see Vanessa-Mae owning such a cute animal, the answer is ‘no’.  “Gizmo” is the affectionate name she has given her violin, which was made by GIOVANNI BATTISTA GUADAGNINI in 1761.  Why?  Before we proceed, we should explore the wondrous instrument known as… Continue reading Vanessa-Mae calls her Guadagnini violin “Gizmo”. Why is that?

Crocus City Hall in Moscow welcomes Vanessa-Mae

Watch Vanessa-Mae perform at Crocus City Hall in Moscow from December 2015.  A BIG Thanks to avid Vanessa-Mae fan CrazyCat! The concert that almost never was This December concert’s length is about one hour and thirty minutes, and it is my favorite out of all the concerts thus (make sure you check CrazyCat’s channel for the previous years’ concerts).… Continue reading Crocus City Hall in Moscow welcomes Vanessa-Mae

Personal favorite performance of Toccata & Fugue by Vanessa-Mae …

Will this performance become your personal favorite? If you were to ask me my personal favorite Vanessa-Mae song, I’d have to say Red Hot.  However, she’s best known for Mike Batt’s arrangement for Bach’s Toccata & Fugue in D Minor.  After all, this song was released as her very first single, and the title track… Continue reading Personal favorite performance of Toccata & Fugue by Vanessa-Mae …

Interview with Vanessa-Mae reveals a painful rift she bears..

Vanessa-Mae poses before participating in the Winter Olympics

An interview that shows a glimpse of pain Vanessa-Mae, arguably the world’s most popular violinist, seems to have it all.  In 2006, The Guardian names her as one of the wealthiest entertainers under 30 years old.  Furthermore, she was selected by People’s Magazine as one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world!  However, an… Continue reading Interview with Vanessa-Mae reveals a painful rift she bears..

Shekvetili welcomes Vanessa-Mae LIVE at Black Sea Arena!

A new venue is born in Shekvetili, Georgia… Vanessa-Mae performs in Shekvetili, Georgia in a brand new arena.  I’ll get into details about that arena in a bit.  The crowd is very enthusiastic and cheers often during the concert.  Moreover, Vanessa-Mae feeds off the energy by cheering them on.  She even walks through the crowd… Continue reading Shekvetili welcomes Vanessa-Mae LIVE at Black Sea Arena!