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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."
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From the CD "Pavans and Fantasies from the Age of Dowland." John Dowland: Lachrimae Antiquae

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From the CD "Sonate concertate in stil moderno". Dario Castello: Sonata Settima I

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From H. Berlioz: Duet "O mon cher fils". Bremen Philharmonic, conductor: John Holloway (7.12.2011)

Forthcoming projects

  • August 01 - August 12: John gives a masterclass at Festival Aigues-Vives en Musique, France
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  • August 04: John plays a solo recital at the Festival Aigues-Vives en Musiques, France
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  • August 23 - August 30: John teaches at the summeracademy of Chamber Music Festival Allegro Vivo, Horn/Austria
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  • September 04 - September 05: John Holloway is member of the jury of the International Bach Competition Leipzig
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