Hello and welcome to the website of Steven Isserlis, cellist, author, musical explorer and general enthusiast.

Steven’s latest news

Martinu: Cello Sonatas

Steven’s latest album with Olli Mustonen for BIS, of the 3 Martinu cello sonatas, Sibelius’ Malinconia, and Olli Mustonen’s own sonata, is being released at various times over the next couple of months Read more…

Latest articles

Links to Steven’s latest articles in the Jewish Chronicle and the New Statesman, interview with the Financial Times and Classic FM live web chat Read more…


Beethoven: Cello Sonatas

Steven’s latest album with Robert Levin of Beethoven works for cello and fortepiano was released in the UK on January 6th. It is CD of the Week on BBC Radio 3′s CD Review and Gramophone recording of the month Read more…

Julius Isserlis: Piano Music

Sam Haywood’s CD of Steven’s grandfather’s music, including his Ballade for cello and piano, was also released on 6th January in UK and is now available for ordering on Hyperion. Read more…