• Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:30
    Romance on the score
    Acclaimed violinist Joshua Bell will join the Royal Bangkok Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Charles Olivieri-Munroe for a concert to honour His Majesty Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun at the Thailand Cultural Centre on September 4 at 8pm.
    music
  • Mon, 13 Aug 2018 20:04
    Missing Myanmar violinist found admitted in hospital
    Police have revealed that Myanmar violinist Nyein Chan Oo, who went missing since the night of August 2, is in hospital. He had been admitted with bruised arms and severe disorientation – which is believed to have been caused by his lung medication.
    national
  • Tue, 26 Jun 2018 01:00
    Chen’s mission: to make the classics fun again
    The alarm rings. Violinist Ray Chen opens his eyes and gets up from his bed. After getting dressed, he says: “Today is a special day!” This is how a video that Chen directed unfolds.
    opinion
  • Wed, 06 Jun 2018 01:00
    Music that’s free but happy
    German conductor, violinist and teacher Christoph Poppen is in Bangkok this week for two concerts on the theme “Free but Happy”.
    music
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 09:25
    Culture, cocktails and tea
    The St. Regis Bangkok joins up with Thai violinist Dr Paye Srinarong for the musical series “Sips and Sounds” on February 23 from 8 to 10pm at The St. Regis Bar with backing provided by the Jeeb Ensemble.
    lifestyle
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:01
    French jazz violinist Didier Lockwood dies aged 62
    Noted French jazz violinist Didier Lockwood, a disciple of the late Stephane Grappelli, has died of a heart attack in Paris, his agent said.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 10 Dec 2017 12:20
    TPO debuts new Thai-composed neo-classical work
    Award-winning Russian violinist Daniel Austrich joins the Thailand Philharmonic Orchestra as a soloist on at 7pm on December 15 and 16 at Prince Mahidol Hall, Mahidol University for the world premiere of celebrated Thai composer Piyawat Louilarpprasert’s new work “Particle Odyssey”.
    music
  • Thu, 25 Feb 2016 10:58
    Ski federation makes payment to Vanessa-Mae in damages claim
    The International Ski Federation (FIS) has apologized and made a payment to star violinist Vanessa-Mae over claims that she had qualified for the Sochi Olympics at rigged races.
    sports
  • Sat, 20 Jun 2015 10:48
    Alpine skiing-Violinist Mae has four-year ban annulled
    LONDON (Reuters) - Pop violinist Vanessa Mae has overturned a four-year ban and been cleared of fixing Alpine skiing races but she was still ineligible to compete at the Sochi Winter Olympics, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said on Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 14 Nov 2014 09:22
    Violinist Vanessa Mae to challenge four-year ski ban
    Munich (dpa) - Star violinist Vanessa Mae plans to challenge a ruling by the international ski federation FIS that banned her for four years over rigged Olympic qualifying races.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 12 Jul 2014 00:00
    Four arrested in Slovenia over Vanessa Mae Olympic scam
    Slovenia's ski association has suspended four officials for manipulating race results to allow famed violinist Vanessa Mae to compete at the Winter Olympics in Sochi in February.
    sports
  • Sat, 12 Jul 2014 00:00
    Four arrested in Slovenia over Vanessa Mae Olympic scam
    LJUBLJANA - Slovenia's ski association has suspended four officials for manipulating race results to allow famed violinist Vanessa Mae to compete at the Winter Olympics in Sochi in February.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 08 Feb 2014 00:00
    Thais ready for the chill of Winter Olympics competition
    Young Kanes Sucharitakul and violinist-cum-skiier Vanessa Vanakorn bring Thailand back to the Winter Olympics after no Thai figured in the previous edition in Vancouver, Canada, four years ago.
    sports
  • Mon, 20 Jan 2014 00:00
    Violinist Vanessa Mae to represent Thailand at winter Olympics
    British-Thai violinist Vanessa Mae was to ski for Thailand in the Winter Olympics, an official said Monday in Bangkok, adding that written confirmation was still pending.
    sports
  • Mon, 20 Jan 2014 00:00
    Violinist Vanessa Mae to compete Winter Olympics for Thailand
    Violinist Vanessa Mae, who is a half Thai, will ski for Thailand at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, BBC reported.
    Breaking News
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