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

Steven’s latest news

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…

Elgar & Walton: Cello Concertos

Steven’s new album with Philharmonia Orchestra and Paavo Järvi is no. 1 on the Specialist Classical Chart (week 09), BBC Music Magazine’s Concerto Choice for February and Disc of the Week (beginning 7 March) on BBC Record Review. Read more…