Monday 13 September 2021 1:00PM

Alisa Weilerstein cello

Bach and Osvaldo Golijov


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  • Alisa Weilerstein cello

The American cellist has been the recipient of awards including the Leonard Bernstein Prize at the 2006 Schleswig-Holstein Festival, and five years later a MacArthur Foundation ‘genius grant’. Her diverse repertoire takes in contemporary works she has premiered, alongside the classics: Gramophone discerned ‘special qualities’ in her recording of the Bach Cello Suites, allowing ‘each movement of each suite to shine on its own terms’.

  • Osvaldo Golijov (b.1960)
      • Omaramor
  • Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
      • Cello Suite No. 2 in D minor BWV1008
      • Cello Suite No. 3 in C BWV1009

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