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Watch Steven play Walton and Schumann Cello Concertos from Helsinki and Paris respectively. Read more…

The Isserlis Edition

Steven’s arrangement of Hummel’s classic Variations on God Save the King (for violin and cello) has been published by Music Haven. Read more…


Martinu Cello Sonatas nominated for Grammy

Steven’s latest album with Olli Mustonen for BIS, of the 3 Martinu cello sonatas, Sibelius’ Malinconia, and Olli Mustonen’s own sonata, has been nominated for a Grammy. Read more…

Beethoven: Cello Sonatas

Steven’s album with Robert Levin of Beethoven complete works for cello and fortepiano was shortlisted for Gramophone Award and Edison Award and was chosen as one of 2014’s Best Discs of the Year by Presto Classical. Read more…