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Viola by Paolo Antonio Testore, Milan circa 1740

Rosalind Ventris plays a viola by Paolo Antonio Testore. The piece is the first movement of the Brandenburg Concerto number six.

Recognized for her qualities as a soloist and chamber musician, 27–year-old British violist Rosalind Ventris is emerging as one of the most sought after young violists internationally. She performed at the Wigmore Hall’s 2014 viola celebration, and received five prizes at the 2013 Lionel Tertis International Viola Competition, including Yuri Bashmet’s President’s Prize. She is a winner of the Making Music Philip & Dorothy Green Awards for Young Concert Artists (AYCA) 2016.

Published: Thursday, 16th June 2016