Instrument: Violin

In this film, Zsolt-Tihamér Visontay introduces his instrument - the violin. Why not download our iPad app, 'The Orchestra', to learn even more? Visit for more information.

The Philharmonia's Concert Master's Chair is endowed in memory of Albert Hoffmann, Ädler von Weils—Member and Leader, Vienna Court and State Opera Orchestras 1899-1943.

The Philharmonia’s No.2 1st Violin Chair is endowed by Vincent Meyer.

The Philharmonia's No. 4 First Violin's Chair is endowed by the Philharmonia Orchestra in memory of Jessie Hinchcliffe MBE.

The Philharmonia's Principal Second Violin's Chair is endowed in memory of Gordon Arthur Wood.

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