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One-Eyed Cellists

A Collage of One-Eyed Cellists Lest you think only cellists are guilty: EMMANUEL PAHUD with flute Festival de lEmperi , Salon de Provence Music Festival , August 2007 . [...]

Can you tell Paul Katz from Christopher Walken?

Have a Good Close Look and Compare! On the top, a 1972 photo of the real Cleveland Quartet. On the bottom, a  photo-shopped version of the same picture, with actor [...]

Welcome to CelloFun!

Please send your most hysterical stuff to CelloFun! What's the weirdest concert experience you've had - most hilarious video you've made? Share your ridiculous photos,  funny stories and jokes: cellofun@cellobello.com

My First lessons with Gregor Piatigorsky by Paul Katz

My First  Lessons with Gregor Piatigorsky In 1961, Jascha Heifetz, Gregor Piatigorsky and William Primrose joined the faculty of the University of Southern California where I was a cello student [...]

Janos Starker and the Men’s Room

The following incident was related to me by Janos Starker: Standing in an airport with his Japanese pianist Shigeo Neriki, Starker said  "Shigeo, please stay here with my cello while [...]