Video Pick of the Week: Chaconne Klaverenga Plays Paganini’s Daunting ‘Caprice No. 5’

To celebrate the 235th birthday (October 27) of Italian virtuoso violinist, guitarist, and composer Niccolò Paganini (1782–1840), here’s a video of of one of his most challenging pieces, Caprice No. 5. Many of you undoubtedly know his Caprice No. 24, which has become a virtual standard in the repertoire of advanced classical guitarists—well, No. 5 … Continue reading Video Pick of the Week: Chaconne Klaverenga Plays Paganini’s Daunting ‘Caprice No. 5’