cellolessons

Shifting: In and Out of Thumb Position

Raising, Lowering Thumb

Continuous Vibrato

Eliminate Stopping/Starting

Tschaikovsky Rococo: Var. #1 & 2 (Bow)

Cello lesson with Paul Katz.

Spiccato: Slow to Fast

Bouncing Bow at all Tempi

Nervous and Tight? Exhale!

The exhale is nature's strongest emotional and physical release.

Ears, Mind, Body – Part 2

Where True Artistry Begins

On Interpretation

Interpretation as Communication. Discussion of Bach d minor Prelude.

Right Hand Expression

The Bow Makes the Music

Nervous and Tight? Exhale!

The exhale is nature's strongest emotional and physical release.

Wispelwey on Stage Fright

Pieter Wispelwey in conversation with Paul Katz

Marcy Rosen Master Class: Dvořák Concerto, Mvt. 1

Playing big but always with beauty, phrase shape and direction.

Paul Katz Master Class: Beethoven Sonata No. 4 in C

Op. 102 No. 1, 1st Movement

Robert deMaine Master Class: Dutilleux Trois Strophes

Master class with Robert deMaine at the New England Conservatory of Music, 2015.

Paul Katz Master Class: Bach Suite no.2 in d minor, BWV1008

Prelude, Sarabande, and Gigue.

Paul Katz on Pros & Cons of Bent Endpins

Companion video to "Sitting: Chair, Feet, Power at Tip"; interview with Rob Mayes.

Alisa Weilerstein Interview: Optimal Body Motion

Alisa Weilerstein in conversation with Paul Katz at the New England Conservatory of Music, Boston, 2015.