Thursday, January 13, 2011

Cary's video reprises

One of the highlights of most recent Richmond Symphony seasons has been a solo turn by Neal Cary, the orchestra's
principal cellist and a prominent teacher of the instrument.

Most recently, in November's Masterworks concerts, Cary was featured in the rarely performed Cello Concerto No. 2 in D minor of Camille Saint-Saƫns.

Shortly afterward, he recorded a video performance with pianist Charles Staples:

Cary also has recorded a video lesson on the piece:

A video of Cary's performance of Elgar's Cello Concerto, with Akiko Fujimoto and the William & Mary Symphony Orchestra, is here: