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...
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.
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...
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...
Jazz & Classics' Summer String Workshop runs Aug. 12-14

...three-day workshop for violin, viola, cello and double bass students in August will...toured nationally and internationally as cello soloist and recitalist. Devoted to the...well as performance, he has been on the cello faculty of the University of Washington...
2015 Youth Solo Competition winners are Bleakley and Fiscus

...year's winners, Tezah Haddock, 11, who won the Junior Division on violin and James Cheng, 16, who won the Senior Division on cello, will be performing this weekend as part of the symphony's summer pops concert (see related story in this week's Arts...
What's happening this week

...Quartet members are Heidi O'Connor-Brook (violin 1), Lindsay Clark (violin 2), Sophia Butler (viola) and Ruth Hogle (cello). Tickets at the JACC, Hearthside Books and, 7 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 9, Northern...
Photo: Juneau Jazz & Classics

...part of Juneau Jazz and Classics at the Hangar Ballroom on Wednesday. Sue Kazama is the page turner for Asuncion's sheet music. A video of Drachman talking about his nearly 300-year-old cello can be seen at
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...
Cellist Zuill Bailey to perform this weekend

...along with his prized 1698 Gofriller cello, will perform for Juneau audiences this...recently hailed as "one of the greatest cello players of all time" by a reviewer in...Their program will include the acclaimed cello concertos by Haydn, Saint-Saens and...


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