Monthly Archives: February 2017

Best Cello Strings & Combinations 2018

2017-10-16T18:38:52+00:00 Categories: Product Reviews, Reviews|Tags: , , |

Choosing the best cello strings can be a challenge when there are so many options on the market. In fact, cellists tend to spend more time finding the right strings than violinists and violists combined since cello strings have a greater impact on sound than they do for other instruments. We have reviewed and ranked the best cello strings available below to make your search for the best cello strings that much easier. We have updated our rankings of the best cello strings from last year since some of the strings have changed. In particular, our #1 cello

10 Great Online Resources for Cellists

2017-04-28T02:30:11+00:00 Categories: General Cello|

Cellists today are extremely lucky that most of the resources they could ever need can be found online. From sheet music to ordering a new bridge, the Internet has everything both the budding and professional cellist needs. It is hard to imagine that only a few decades ago, musicians could only interact with those in their community to learn about the best teachers, practices, and products. Sometimes this information was in trade journals or classical music magazines, but it was still difficult to find. Now all of that information is a click away. Thankfully, people have

Lalo Cello Concerto Review

2017-04-28T02:30:11+00:00 Categories: Music Reviews, Reviews|Tags: , |

[youtube id="7TnzouRZjRo" width="900" height="500" autoplay="no" api_params="" class=""][/youtube] Lalo may be not the most recognizable composer, but the Lalo cello concerto is a remarkable piece that should be in the repertoire of every cellist. When it was first performed, the Lalo cello concerto had such a great reception that it was played again the very next week. IMSLP Entry: http://imslp.org/wiki/Cello_Concerto_(Lalo,_%C3%89douard)   History and Structure Édouard Lalo composed his Cello Concerto in D minor in 1876. He wrote it in collaboration with the Belgian cellist Adolphe Fischer. The premiere of the piece happened

Yamaha SVC-110 SK Electric Cello Review

2017-04-28T02:30:11+00:00 Categories: Product Reviews, Reviews|Tags: , , , , , |

The Yamaha SVC-110 SK silent electric cello is a great electric cello option if you don’t want to wake your family or neighbors up while practicing the cello. While perfect for the home, the Yamaha SVC-110 is also a great concert instrument since it was developed by the makers of world-class instruments, Yamaha. We highly recommend the Yamaha SVC-110 electric cello for anyone who wants a high-quality electric cello. The Yamaha electric cello is a great investment and is lightweight enough to carry with you everywhere.   See Yamaha SVC-110 White on Amazon