Watch American cellist John-Henry Crawford navigate his way through Popper’s slinky etude no.3.

1st prize winner of the IX International Carlos Prieto Cello Competition 2019 and named Young Artist of the Year by the Classical Recording Foundation, Crawford studied at the Curtis Institute of Music, Manhattan School of Music and the Juillard School. He is the instigator of #The1000DayJourney where he shared his daily practice videos with followers on social media.

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