Master Classes

Frans Helmerson Masterclass on Dvorak Concerto

Masterclass on Dvorak Cello Concerto with Frans Helmerson.

Extended Techniques for Strings: Kaija Saariaho and Anssi Karttunen Workshop

Exploring, notating, and interpreting new sounds for strings. Composer Kaija Saariaho and her frequent collaborator, Finnish cellist Anssi Karttunen, pass along invaluable advice on the composer-performer relationship to young professional [...]


A spoof on the CelloBello lessons of Paul Katz

Janos Starker Masterclass – Kodaly Kronberg Academy

Julian Steckel plays Kodaly Sonata First Movememnt for Janos Starker.

János Starker Shares His Teaching and Philosophy – April 5, 2012

This meeting took place at Janos Starker's home in Bloomington, Indiana. After an afternoon of teaching Mr. Starker discusses his teaching philosophy with Uri Vardi

Master Class Peter Wiley 2013

Hope Keithahn plays Tarantella at Master Class with Peter Wiley, 2013

Ralph Kirshbaum, Cello Fundamentals

Cellist, Ralph Kirshbaum, on shifting in lower positions.

Steven Doane Cello Technique – Point of Contact

Steven Doane from New York's University of Rochester Eastman School of Music runs through essential Cello Techniques for all players. Filmed in conjunction with Steven Doane; ESTA - European String [...]