Clíodhna Ní Aodáin - Bringing The Celtic Cello to the World

Clíodhna Ní Aodáin – Bringing the Celtic Cello to the World

Lá Fhéile Pádraig sona daoibh! Happy St. Patrick’s Day! To celebrate, here’s an interview with the wonderful cellist, composer, conductor, and teacher: Clíodhna Ní Aodáin. I first encountered her work through her YouTube videos; in particular, her beautiful recording of “The Parting Glass.” I found her website, The Celtic Cello,

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2021 International Cello Day Prizes

2021 International Cello Day and Founder’s Day Giveaways

It’s Time to Celebrate! December has many holidays, including our biggest cello holiday of the year: International Cello Day. Every year we celebrate our love for the cello on 29 December – the birthday of Pau Casals. We also celebrate our Founder’s Day on 27 December. Please join us in

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Congratulations to Our 2021 Halloween Art Contest Winners

Halloween Art Contest This year we held our first contest to create an original Halloween drawing, photograph, sculpture, or other visual art (no video), that featured the cello. Click here to see the rules and prizes.  Congratulations to our Winners! Grand Prize: Chiharu Fujita from the USA We had a

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Halloween Art Contest

2021 Halloween Art Contest

Enter our Halloween Art Contest for a chance to win a sticker or a notebook! (This contest is now closed for entries. Entries were due 30 October 2021, midnight NY time.) Create an original Halloween drawing, photograph, sculpture, or other visual art (no video), that features the cello. We’ve created

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6 Tricks and Treats to Help You Cello-brate Halloween

6 Tricks and Treats to Help You Cello-brate Halloween

Halloween is only nine days away. Here are six cello tricks and treats to help you celebrate. 1. Treats! Enter our Halloween Art Contest for a chance to win a sticker or a notebook! (Entries due 29 October) Create an original Halloween drawing, photograph, sculpture, or other visual art (no

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Amit Peled Bach CD cover. December 2020 Prize Drawings

December 2020 Prize Giveaways

December is a Time to Celebrate This month we celebrate a significant milestone and an important holiday at The Cello Museum, specifically: The dedication of the museum (27 December) International Cello Day (29 December) Prizes Museum Dedication: 27 December 2020 We will announce our dedicatee and unveil a newly painted

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Cello Wearing a Small Dog Cowboy Costume

Four Ways to Cello-brate Halloween

Halloween is only 9 days away. Here are some cello tricks and treats for you. 1. Halloween Tricks to Make Spooky Sound Effects on Your Cello Liz, a professional multi-genre cellist in Austin, Texas, from Cellomoji created this wonderful video explaining how to create many spooky cello sound effects. These

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