Sitka Summer Music Festival presents Sitka Cello Seminar

...Music Festival will host the inaugural Sitka Cello Seminar July 1-15 in Sitka. Ten cello performance majors from colleges and conservatories...of study with concert cellist Zuill Bailey and cello pedagogue Melissa Kraut of the Cleveland Institute...
Photos: JAMM concert

...Glacier Valley Elementary School on Wednesday. The program also showcased 75 first and second graders playing real violins, cellos and basses. The Juneau, Alaska Music Matters program currently serves more than 400 students in three elementary schools.
Author took time to decide ending of 'If I Stay'

...been on the road talking about the film. Moretz plays 17-year-old Mia, a serious 17-year-old whose passion for the cello has her on the verge of musical greatness. A tragic turn of events affects everything Mia has lived for in her few short years...
Photo: String rehearsal

Tyrel Kramp, 17, right, and Tatsu Monkman, 16, play their cellos while practicing with Ursa Major, the advance chamber music group of the Juneau Strings Ensembles conducted by Gou Hua Xia, Sunday...
Cheng and Haddock win symphony's 2014 Youth Solo Competition

...Solo Competition. Tezah Haddock, 11, won the Junior Division on violin and James Cheng, 16, won the Senior Division on cello. Both winners will perform their pieces with the Juneau Symphony at a mainstage concert next season.The competitors, in...
Zuill Bailey to perform the complete Bach Suites for Unaccompanied Cello

...complete Bach Suites for Unaccompanied Cello. The concert, to be held at 7:30 p...Juneau Jazz & Classics Festival.The Bach Cello Suites are among the best-known, and...Zuill Bailey's 2010 recording of the Bach Cello Suites soared to the top spot on the classical...
Zuill Bailey to perform Aug. 30

...2012, he performed the complete Bach Suites for Unaccompanied Cello.Recently Bailey has also been making a name for himself as...murderer, a cellist who harpooned his victim with the endpin of a cello. He also performed pieces by Bach, Paganini and others during...
Photo: Brown bag concert

...Juneau Jazz & Classics Festival. The next Brown Bag Concert, featuring Dimitris Kotronakis on guitar and Andrey Tchekmazov on cello, will be held at noon Wednesday. Three more will be held next week, on May 12, May 13 and May 16. The festival runs through...
Pickett to lead final symphony concerts this weekend schedule. I was surprised when Kyle made a sincere pitch for me to make every effort to play. "I really NEED you in the cello section!" he said. So, I was inspired to take my hand exerciser and my Mahler recording with me when I traveled, and to...
Taken by a 280-year-old cello

...Ecklund joins her son, Vaughn, 9, as his Gastineau Elementary School class listens to Evan Drachman play his 280-year-old cello. Drachman was accompanied by Steve Heyman on the piano during Thursday's brown bag concert at the State Office Building...


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