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

Steven’s latest news

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

Steven’s new book is going to be released on 1 September. Available for pre-ordering on Amazon now. 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…


Beethoven’s cello

Steven is going to give a concert with Andras Schiff on Beethoven’s cello, which was held in a private collection for many years. Read more…

Harpo (and me/I)

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