3 September Cello Birthdays

Cello Birthdays – 3 September

1695 Pietro Locatelli (3 September 1695 – 30 March 1764) Italian composer and violinist – Here is his Sonata in D Major (a mix of two of Locatelli’s violin sonatas) performed by cellist Min Ji Kim and pianist Ofelia Montalvan: 1704 Giovanni Battista Costanzi (3 September 1704 – 5 March

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Maureen O'Carroll Memoir book cover

Maureen O’Carroll: A Musical Memoir Discussion

March 2021 Cello Book Club This is the page for book club members to discuss this month’s title: Maureen O’Carroll: A Musical Memoir of an Irish Immigrant Childhood by Maureen O’Carroll and Leora O’Carroll We are thrilled that Leora O’Carroll has agreed to talk with our book club online on

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Maureen O'Carroll Age 12

From Sidesaddle to the Symphony: Cellist Maureen O’Carroll

Looking for a cellist memoir? Maureen O’Carroll: A Musical Memoir of an Irish Immigrant Childhood by Maureen and Leora O’Carroll gives us a glimpse into the life of a remarkably talented musical Irish immigrant family in Sydney c.1930-50. This beautifully written memoir is a series of short episodes that bring

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