A few weeks ago I was fortunate enough to perform with the YouTube Symphony Orchestra at the Sydney Opera House. The ubiquitous Internet video-sharing network behind the concerts has used its seemingly limitless powers - and budget - for good, making one
I've flown to Adelaide from Sydney to catch the tail end of the action at Adelaide's International Cello Festival - a string player's dream. The opportunity to see Dutch cellist Pieter Wispelway is a highlight for me, with a smorgasbord of other delights
Sunday’s Cello Extravaganza Concert brought this year’s festival to a triumphant close. The sight and sound of over 50 massed celli on stage was most impressive and I think an appropriate representation of the far-reaching impact and importanc
Having spent the past few months immersed in Ravel's String Quartet in F Major, I feel compelled to attempt to articulate just what it was about this piece that has earned it such a prominant place in the repertoire.
Leading up to the London Festival and Cultural Olympiad, an exciting new world orchestra takes shape at Britten's iconic Aldeburgh Festival... And I'm thrilled to be able to share an insider's perspective.