French cellist Paul Tortelier gives a televised masterclass on Elgar's Cello Concerto in 1974.
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In this video filmed in 1969 at the Salle Gaveau in Paris, legendary French cellist Paul Tortelier performs the first movement of Beethoven’s Cello Sonata no.3 with pianist Sergio Lorenzi.
For the American violist, this 1919 work brings back memories of early successes and the inspirational teacher who introduced it to her
It is a wonderfully expressive tool when used sensitively, but soloists especially should take greater advantage of the various vibrato possibilities, writes violist Hartmut Rohde
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