Isserlis


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Isserlis

(ˈɪsəlɪs)
n
(Biography) Steven (John). born 1958, British cellist
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Gut strings on a Stradivarius cello - a special treat - from Steven Isserlis on his performance of Schumann's Cello Concerto.
2016's Blackbird saw Milo focus solely on The Beatles' rich catalogue, collaborating with cellist Steven Isserlis and sitar player Anoushka Shankar, as well as vocalists Tori Amos and Gregory Porter.
Free master classes are also being offered during the festival, such as a cello class from the Lucerne Symphony Orchestra's Steven Isserlis and a trumpet class with Simon Munday.
The pianist, who has been described as "a thoroughbred who possesses the enviable gift to turn almost anything he plays into pure gold" by Gramophone Magazine, is a frequent guest of international festivals such as Pharos (Cyprus), Bath, Ako (Japan) and Kuhmo (Finland), playing solo recitals and chamber works with musicians such as Mitsuko Uchida, Steven Isserlis, Emmanuel Pahud, Maxim Rysanov, Richard Goode and members of the Guarneri Quartet and Beaux Arts Trio.
As shown in Clark and Watling [6], (19) and (20) can be calculated by applying a method proposed by Isserlis [35] given the moments of [V.sub.a] by assuming that the link flow follows normal distribution [17, 18, 33].
The Endellion has worked with guest artistes including members of the former Amadeus Quartet, Sir Thomas Allen, Joshua Bell, Michael Collins, Benjamin Grosvenor, Marc-Andre Hamelin, Stephen Hough, Steven Isserlis, Mitsuko Uchida and Tabea Zimmermann.
The releases of Dvorak's cello concerto (Bailly, Brunello, Isserlis, Klinger, Moser, Muller-Schott, Weilerstein) have thus been newly joined by a recording made by Christian Poltera with the Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, conducted by Thomas Dausgaard, who also has to his account a very intriguing album featuring Dvorak's Symphonies Nos.
Finally, cellist Steven Isserlis appears on the album, as does Anoushka Shankar.
Twenty-three-year-old cellist Ariana Kashefi graduated from the Royal College of Music last year and, among many awards, won the Royal Philharmonic Society's Julius Isserlis Scholarship.
All of this in addition to his busy performance schedule playing recitals, guesting with major orchestras, and touring with chamber music partners Joshua Bell and Steven Isserlis.
The SCO is back in Aberdeen with Isserlis plays Dvoak.