(20 August 1868 — 5 June 1936)
Italian cellist, cello historian, music editor, and academic
Here is his “Preghiere” No. 3, Op. 27, for four cellos performed by the Polish Cello Quartet (cellists Wojciech Fudala, Tomasz Daroch, Adam Krzeszowiec, and Krzysztof Karpeta):
American cellist, cello teacher, and cello historian
Here he performs the Mendelssohn Cello Sonata No. 2 in D Major with pianist Robert Moeling:
Romanian cellist – cellist of the Amadeus Quartet (an all-female electric string quartet)
Here she plays “She’s The One” as a member of the Amadeus Quartet:
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