Nicola Benedetti http://wrti.org en Violinist Nicola Benedetti: Another Film Music CD? Yes...And No! http://wrti.org/post/violinist-nicola-benedetti-another-film-music-cd-yesand-no <p></p><p>Violinist Nicola Benedetti's latest CD on the Decca label is "<em>The Silver Violin</em>." &nbsp;The CD contains Ms. Benedetti's take on music used in film by Korngold, Shostakovich, Marianelli, Shore, Mahler and more.</p><p>The reaction upon first seeing the CD when it arrived at the station: "Yawn...OK...another film music disc." But! When the disc actually made it into the CD player, the scales fell from both the eyes and the ears, and all one could say was, "Wow." &nbsp;We have no doubt you'll have the same final reaction we did. "Wow."</p><p>http://youtu.be/sk1TMnUZxjQ</p> Sat, 21 Sep 2013 11:21:06 +0000 Joe Patti & Jill Pasternak 5560 at http://wrti.org Violinist Nicola Benedetti: Another Film Music CD? Yes...And No! A 'Numpty' Glance, Minnesotan Muddles And Brass Bullies http://wrti.org/post/numpty-glance-minnesotan-muddles-and-brass-bullies <ul><p><li>It's not all that often anymore that sexism and female objectification are so revoltingly obvious, but then someone dreams up something like this: a leering and condescending interview in the <a href="http://www.thescottishsun.co.uk/scotsol/homepage/news/mattmeets/4502198/Matt-meets-Scots-violin-queen-Nicola-Benedetti.html" target="_blank"><em>Scottish Sun</em></a> with violinist Nicola Benedetti. Fri, 31 Aug 2012 12:03:00 +0000 editor 4373 at http://wrti.org A 'Numpty' Glance, Minnesotan Muddles And Brass Bullies