Gil Shaham plays the finale from Mozart’s Concerto No. 5 for violin in A major, K. 219 with the YouTube Symphony. The YouTube Symphony is the world’s first collaborative online orchestra, and they performed at Carnegie Hall on April 15, 2009. Selected by the YouTube community and several members of the world’s most renowned orchestras, the YouTube Symphony Orchestra is made up of over 96 professional and amateur musicians from 30+ countries and territories on six continents and represents 26 different instruments.
From the Israel Philharmonic 60th Anniversary Gala, here’s the last movement of Vivaldi’s concerto for 4 violins in B minor conducted by Zubin Mehta. Violin I: Shlomo Mintz, Violin II: Gil Shaham; Violin III: Menahem Breuer; Violin IV: Maxim Vengerov.
Gil Shaham performs the first movement of Haydn’s Violin Concerto in C major with the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra under the direction of Dan Etinger.
“Run Gil Run” is a 21C Media Group Production written by Sean Michael Gross, Gil Shaham and Matt Veligdan.