|In a few weeks, Fairbanks-raised cellist Dane Johansen will undertake his dream of walking through Spain with his cello while recording the Bach solo cello suites and teaching cellists. Learn more about his project here, and you support it in exchange for goodies like video and audio recordings from the project.|
If anyone else has videos from the concerto competition let us know and we’ll post them here.
The Winter Cello Workshop had a full cello orchestra. Michele Jeglum is conductor. Gilda Barston can be seen wearing her muskrat fur crown on the left. Sarah Koo is on the right with the cello 4.
Last May a high concentration of low strings aggregated in front of a chapel at the local Catholic school. Before officials could get a handle on it they performed the metal classic, “Pain and Pleasure”–once for unsuspecting onlookers and again by popular demand. Here is the first take.
Cellos fiddling. Chiddling. Beren and Cirdan represented FAYC at the Far North Fiddle Fest a couple of weeks ago and learned this great tune from Tristan Clarridge of the Bee Eaters. Hope to see more cellists there next year!