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Steven’s latest news

Grammy nomination

Steven’s recording Haydn and Bach: Cello Concertos has been nominated for a Grammy award. Read more…

Haydn and Bach Cello Concertos – Orchestral Recording of the Year

Limelight – Australia’s classical music and arts magazine – has picked Steven’s recording of the Haydn and Bach Cello Concertos as Orchestral Recording of the Year. Read more…


Robert Schumann’s Advice to Young Musicians: Revisited by Steven Isserlis

Steven’s book is now out in the US, published by Chicago University Press. Read more…

The Cello in Wartime, and pieces played on a trench cello

Steven’s new disc with Connie Shih is available to order from BIS and Amazon now. Listen to the trench cello here
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