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Steven’s latest news

For the Love of Brahms

Steven is joined by violinist Joshua Bell, pianist Jeremy Denk and the Academy of St Martin in the Fields in a landmark joint recording. Available September 30, 2016. Read more…

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

Steven’s new book is published on 1 September. Available for ordering on Amazon in Kindle and hardcover editions. Read more…


UK Premiere at the Proms

Steven will perform Thomas Adès’ Lieux retrouvés version with orchestra which is going to be a UK premiere. Read more…

Harpo (and me/I)

Steven presented a programme about his hero Harpo Marx for BBC Radio 4. Read more…