Instrument - Cello

Alisa Weilerstein © Harald Hoffmann
Alisa Weilerstein
© Harald Hoffmann
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BergenElgar, Cello Concerto with Orchestra

Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra; Edward Gardner; Leonard Elschenbroich
August 2017
Evening performance
Matinee performance

Interview with Eva Böcker, cellist at the Ensemble Modern

We continue our interviews series with Eva Böcker, cellist at the Ensemble Modern.

China: Q & A with cellist Jingzhuo Zhang

We interview Jingzhuo Zhang, a young cellist now studying at RAM but who grew up in China.

Playing cello through the Cultural Revolution

I entered the Shanghai Conservatoire after the Cultural Revolution, towards 1978. When I arrived in Belgium, I was 23 years old and I didn't speak a word of French.

A human voice: the Cello Unwrapped

The warmth and human-like quality to the cello’s timbre features strongly as King’s Place turns the spotlight on this most soulful of instruments.
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AmsterdamLars Vogt, Christian & Tanja Tetzlaff: Beethoven

Royal Northern Sinfonia; Lars Vogt; Christian Tetzlaff; Tanja Tetzlaff

InnsbruckBach and his muse

Bach, Couperin, Stölzel
Nuria Rial; Mariangiola Martello; Karl Nyhlin

KrakowOn the beginning of the music career

Mendelssohn, Beethoven, Ravel, Shostakovich, Skoryk
Alina Shevchenko; Olena Mayboroda; Bohdana Senyura

KrakowThe Philharmonia Quartet Berlin

Haydn, Beethoven, Schumann
Philharmonia Quartett Berlin; Daniel Stabrawa; Christian Stadelmann; Neithard Resa

KrakowBach's Cello Suites

Ivan Monighetti, Cello

Pozza di FassaBartolomeyBittmann

Matthias Bartolomey; Klemens Bittmann
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Prom 33: Nordic noir meets German Expressionism

Norwegian soprano Lise Davidsen’s Proms debut was just one highlight in a rewarding programme of Nordic and German music.
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Four centuries of British music

Affecting Britten, distinctive Elias and popular Elgar, with a curio of arranged Purcell thrown in, from Ryan Wigglesworth and the BBC National Orchestra of Wales.
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Moreau brings Baroque cello to the BBC Proms

In his early twenties, French cellist Edgar Moreau, a rising star in performing Baroque repertoire on the cello, made his Proms debut at Cadogan Hall.
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Musikdorf Ernen lights up the sky

Nestled in the alps, Musikdorf Ernen’s chamber music festival concerts recently began its annual Kammermusik Plus weeks with works that showcased some extraordinary young talents.
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Mendelssohn multiplied at Wigmore Hall

Violinist Joshua Bell and cellist Steven Isserlis came together with three other players to showcase the composer’s chamber music. 
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Prom 8: A blockbuster celebration of John Williams

The John Williams Prom was not just a celebration of his work but a veritable blockbuster.
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