cello http://tpr.org en Carlos Prieto Brings His Cello (And Its Incredible Story) To San Antonio http://tpr.org/post/carlos-prieto-brings-his-cello-and-its-incredible-story-san-antonio <p>Carlos Prieto has traveled the world over playing his cello for enthusiastic audiences and when he travels he always buys a full-fare ticket for his cello, but he would often have a problem.</p><p>"The employees never knew how to issue a ticket for a cello, until my wife came up with the brilliant idea of giving my cello a name. It’s called Miss Cello Prieto," he said.</p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 22:32:47 +0000 Jack Morgan 22338 at http://tpr.org Carlos Prieto Brings His Cello (And Its Incredible Story) To San Antonio Studying The Science Behind Child Prodigies http://tpr.org/post/studying-science-behind-child-prodigies <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Li7K0lpAXHM</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 07:03:00 +0000 NPR Staff 19551 at http://tpr.org Studying The Science Behind Child Prodigies Frey Lends Excitement & Beauty To 'La Voce Del Violoncello" http://tpr.org/post/frey-lends-excitement-beauty-la-voce-del-violoncello <p>The latest release from Passacaille&nbsp;Records is a solo cd of <strong>Elinor Frey</strong>, <em>La Voce Del Violoncello</em>. The amazing&nbsp;disc explores lesser known works of Italian cellist-composers such as Domenico&nbsp;Galli, Guiseppe Maria Dall'Abaco and more. The stellar recording is now available as a download or cd. I asked Elinor some questions about this project.</p><p>What inspired you to record <em>Voce</em>?</p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 14:41:22 +0000 John Clare 15745 at http://tpr.org Frey Lends Excitement & Beauty To 'La Voce Del Violoncello" Cellist Returns To San Antonio For Brilliant Encore http://tpr.org/post/cellist-returns-san-antonio-brilliant-encore <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It's literally why he was asked to return: Chopin's </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Polonaise Brilliant</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">"They remembered me playing it the last time I was at the <strong>Tuesday Music Club</strong>, and asked for us to play it again!" </em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Chopin rounds out a romantic program for Cellist </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Darrett Adkins</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, who is no stranger to Alamo city. </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">"I came here for the first concert of conductor Troy Peters - we grew up in the same home town. I even played solos with his high school orchestra back in Washington."</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Adkins also has played with the Zephyr Trio, who were guests of the Tuesday Music Club not long ago.&nbsp;</span></p><p>This program is filled with romantic selections like Brahms and Chopin, a little more conservative than the music Adkins is known for, which usually mixes new music with a Bach cello suite.</p><p> Thu, 04 Apr 2013 20:57:28 +0000 John Clare 9125 at http://tpr.org Cellist Returns To San Antonio For Brilliant Encore