The opening Preludio from the Bach Partita in E Major; Alana Youssefian, baroque violin. Presented in 4K, ultra high definition video as part of the Voices of Music Great Works project.
A native of New Jersey, Alana Youssefian has quickly forged a reputation as an engaging and spirited soloist, chamber player, and orchestral musician. Hailed for her “incredible poise,” “sensitive dynamics,” and “plangent emotional involvement” (The Boston Musical Intelligencer), Ms. Youssefian has performed internationally as a concertmaster and soloist, in addition to holding engagements at venues such as the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Carnegie Hall, and Alice Tully Hall. Ms. Youssefian recently graduated from The Juilliard School’s Historical Performance Program, where she studied with Elizabeth Blumenstock, and Rachel Podger. Baroque violin by Jason Viseltear, 2016, after Carlo Giuseppe Testore, Milan, at the sign of the eagle. Every year, more than 15 million people watch Voices of Music videos worldwide. A donation will enable us to make more videos like this one! https://voicesofmusic.org/donate.html