NEW TO YOUTUBE | Roman Kim Performs Beethoven’s fifth Symphony for Solo Violin


Recorded in Bonn at La Redoutte, Inexperienced Salon, violinist Roman Kim performs on the Alexander Hazin 2015 “Superior” violin in his latest video.

Beethoven wrote his Symphony No. 5 between 1804 and 1808 and was premiered at Vienna’s Theater an der Wien in 1808. The opening bars of the work have propelled this piece into fame exterior the realm of classical music.



This video is certainly one of Kim’s many video transcription tasks. At 19 years outdated, he transcribed the “Air” by Bach from the Third Orchestral Suite and tailored all 4 elements of Bach’s rating for a single violin. Music writer Bärenreiter revealed the transcription in 2015, which bought out inside months.

With a scholarship from the Mstislav Rostropovich Basis, Kim studied with Maxim Vengerov and attended masterclasses with Midori, Lewis Kaplan, Miriam Fried, and Gidon Kremer, whereas persevering with to present live shows in main halls in Russia, Western Europe, and South Korea. In 2008, Roman Kim was accepted on the age of 16 on the Musikhochschule in Cologne, the place he studied with Prof. Viktor Tretyakov.