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    The 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic play The Pink Panther Theme

    2018-01-05T15:52:00Z

    Henry Mancini’s Pink Panther Theme gets The 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic treatment in this arrangement by Wilhelm Kaiser-Lindemann. This performance was filmed in the Great Hall of the Tchaikovsky Conservatory at the First Moscow International Cello Festival in 2008. The cellists are: Dávid Adorján, Andreas Grünkorn, ...

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    The 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic perform Piazzolla at the ECHO Klassik awards

    2017-11-01T15:13:00Z

    The 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic won a 2017 ECHO Klassik award for Hora Cero, their first album as an ensemble in six years. In this video, from the awards ceremony held at the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg on 29 October, the ensemble performs Astor Piazzolla’s Calambre ...

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    Cellist Steven Isserlis to receive €25,000 award in Germany

    2017-04-04T00:00:00Z

    British cellist Steven Isserlis has been named as the winner of the 2017 Glashütte Original MusicFestivalAward. Worth €25,000, the award will be presented at the Dresden Music Festival on 23 May, when Isserlis will perform Prokofiev's Cello Concerto in E minor with the London Philharmonic Orchestra under ...

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    Baltimore Symphony Orchestra appoints three new violinists and three new cellists

    2016-09-27T00:00:00Z

    The new musicians performed with the US orchestra at its season-opening concert on Sunday

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    1,000 cellists perform in Japan

    2015-06-03T00:00:00Z

    On 24 May 2015, 1,000 cellists came together in Sendai, Japan to support the victims of the 2011 Japan earthquake and tsunami. This was the fifth Japanese mass cello event since 1998, when the first such concert took place in aid of the victims of the Hanshin-Awaji earthquake. ...

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    Cellists can be adrenaline 'thrivers' or 'crumplers', finds study

    2014-08-07T00:00:00Z

    A new study into cellists’ behaviour has identified two different reactions to performing on stage. Researchers at the University of Birmingham found that the musicians could be categorised as either ‘thrivers’ or ‘crumplers’ when placed in a performance environment. In the study, 24 cellists had ...

  • Cello Day
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    Cellists invited to free day of cello events at UK's Birmingham Conservatoire

    2013-10-15T00:00:00Z

    Cellists of all ages, levels and walks of life are invited to a free day of workshops, performances and masterclasses at the UK’s Birmingham Conservatoire on 27 October. The college’s annual Cello Day is open to anyone who plays the cello, from music students to hobbyists and amateurs. The event ...