In the current issue of The Strad Magazine John speaks about a piece of music which is the "Mount Everest for any violinst": Bach's solo sonatas and partitas. Read more
John's next master class will take place at Allegro vivo festival in Horn/Austria (23-31 August). He offers a special class for all string-players, developing the interpretation of J. S. Bach's music. Soloists as well as chamber musicians were invited to register. More
On March 21 John’s new CD was released. Together with his colleagues Monika Baer (violin & viola), Renate Steinmann (viola), Susanna Hefti (viola) and Martin Zeller (Cello) he recorded the CD „Pavans and Fantasies from the Age of Dowland“ for the acclaimed classic label ECM. To read more about the CD and its program please turn to this page.
"Hats off to John Holloway... His experience shows in remarkably distinctive ways. It isn't merely his command and his deep affinity for both his violin and the music. It is his sound: burnished by time, crystal-clear in the centre but faintly soft-edged; free, never forced... an essay in good taste."
From the CD "Pavans and Fantasies from the Age of Dowland." John Dowland: Lachrimae Antiquae
From the CD "Sonate concertate in stil moderno". Dario Castello: Sonata Settima I
From H. Berlioz: Duet "O mon cher fils". Bremen Philharmonic, conductor: John Holloway (7.12.2011)