Pat’s Day Offerings Pierce Turner will be offering what he calls a “classy St. Paddy’s Day” at Joe’s Pub in New York by promising to learn a few classy Irish songs. He will join Rob Thomas ’s superior musicianship on violin and cello as they rip through the great songs from Percy French , the Clancy Brothers, Sean O Riada and Turlough O’ Carolan!
June 25, 2013 - Irish Central
Dirty Cello Published: Monday, June 24, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. Last Modified: Monday, June 24, 2013 at 9:13 a.m. Pub Republic presents an evening of blues and gypsy jazz with Dirty Cello beginning at 9 p.m. June 28. There is no cover charge. Pub Republic is located at 3120 Lakeville Highway.
June 24, 2013 - The Petaluma Argus-Courier
Around & About Music: Cello Heaven 10-Cello Choir at St Albans Cello Heaven, a 10-cello choir led by cellist Burke Schuchmann will play a program featuring the music of Villa-Lobos (his Bachianas Brazilieres & Bach preludes & fugue arrangements for cello ensembles), Brahms and American choral composer Morton Lauridsen, 8 p. m. Thursday, June 27 at St. Albans Episcopal Church, 1501 Washington Avenue, Albany.
June 21, 2013 - The Berkeley Daily Planet
Mstislav Rostropovich in Forbes When I started learning the cello, I fell in love with the instrument because it seemed like a voice - my voice,Rostropovich told Strad magazine.
Yo-Yo Ma in FOXNews Cellists, myself included, are enormously grateful to Slava for the way he transformed the cello repertoire, developing new techniques through compositions he commissioned,Ma said. "He made things that were once thought impossible on the...
Alasdair Fraser in knox.VillageSoup.com ...Lorient in France, and the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in Washington, DC "People may be familiar with the gorgeous, melodic cello sound," says Fraser, "but they're surprised to learn that the cello used to comprise the rhythm...