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Watch James Ehnes FBLive takeover The Violin Channel from 'Bravo Vail Festival'

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The Violin Channel recently caught up with … wait, was recently taken over by … Canadian violinist James Ehnes – for a Facebook Livestream with his fans direct from the 2017 Bravo Vail Festival in Colorado. Ehnes recently released his debut Analekta recording, Bach: Sonatas et Partitas for solo violin, and here's what he had to say about it

The works of Bach solo violin are very dear to me and hold a place in my concert repertoire. The registration of these monumental works early career was a rare privilege. I will always be grateful to Analekta for giving me this amazing opportunity. Although my interpretations have evolved over time and continue to change throughout my life, it is a great pleasure to listen to these pieces and remember, with pride, the incredible experience when recording these masterpieces. -James Ehnes Certainly the pantheon of works for violin, twin sisters Six suites for Unaccompanied cello written at the same time, the Sonatas and Partitas for solo violin by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) if they are a top, do not make them Himalayas.

WATCH THE Ehnes Facebook Livestream ON The Violin Channel