Cellist and Children’s Book Author Stephen Isserlis
Sunday, December 18, 2011
British cellist Steven Isserlis has performed with the world's greatest orchestras and recently he's become a writer of children's books, as well. Listen in as the author of Why Beethoven Threw the Stew plays a program of little-known works by Felix Mendelsson, Joseph Suk and Bohuslav Martinu. Pianist Ana-Maria Vera joins Isserlis for some lively music and conversation with Saint Paul Sunday host Bill McGlaughlin.
Felix Mendelssohn: Variations Concertantes in D major, Op. 17.
Joseph Suk: Ballade for Cello and Piano in d minor, Op. 3, No. 1.
Joseph Suk: Serenade for Cello and Piano in A major, Op. 3, No. 2.
Bohuslav Martinů: Sonata No. 3.