Steven Isserlis & Connie Shih

Steven Isserlis & Connie Shih

Presented by The Music House


Concert Cancelled: Steven Isserlis & Connie Shih

Due to unforeseen circumstances, The Music House regrets to advise that Steven Isserlis & Connie Shih’s Australian Tour has been cancelled.

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Event details

Isserlis and Shih return to Australia with an all-Beethoven showcase.

Internationally renowned cellist Steven Isserlis and multi-award winning pianist Connie Shih, will delight audiences this July as they return to Australia with a captivating all-Beethoven program.

Acclaimed worldwide for his profound musicianship, British cellist Steven Isserlis enjoys a uniquely varied career as a soloist, chamber musician, educator, author and broadcaster. He appears with the world’s leading orchestras and conductors, and gives recitals in major musical centres. As a chamber musician, he has curated concert series for many prestigious venues, including London’s Wigmore Hall, New York’s 92nd St Y, and the Salzburg Festival.

In a solo recital setting, Connie Shih has made countless appearances in Canada, the U.S., Iceland, England, Spain, Italy, Germany, Japan and China. To critical acclaim, she appears regularly in concert with her duo partner, cellist Steven Isserlis worldwide. Including chamber music appearances at the Wigmore and Carnegie Halls, she performs at the prestigious Bath Music Festival, Aldeburgh, Cheltenham, Weill Hall (N.Y.), Verbier, Luzern and at the Kronberg Festival.

Join us for this energetic and profound display of musical mastery, in what is sure to be one of the classical highlights of the year!

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Steven Isserlis cello
Connie Shih piano


Ludwig van Beethoven
Cello Sonata No.2 in G Minor, Op.5, No. 2
Cello Sonata No.5 in D, Op.102, No.2
Variations on ‘Ein Madchen oder Welbchen’, Op.66
Cello Sonata No.3 in A, Op.69


This production is part of the following series:

Season Three: Illuminate

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