Today is British cellist Steven Isserlis‘ 58th birthday.
A protege of Daniil Shafran, Mr Isserlis is widely regarded as one of today’s eminent cello virtuosi.
An advocate of new music, he has premiered a number of new works – including compositions by John Tavener, Thomas Adès, Wolfgang Rihm, Carl Vine and Douglas Weiland.
STEVEN ISSERLIS | DVORAK | CELLO CONCERTO | DAVID SHALLON & RADIO SINFONIE ORCHESTER FRANKFURT
STEVEN ISSERLIS | SCHUMANN | CELLO CONCERTO | EMMANUEL KRIVINE & CHAMBRE PHILHARMONIQUE