Steven Isserlis, cello
Connie Shih, piano

Monday, February 10, 2025 - 7:30 PM
Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center

300 South Broad Street Learn More

This concert is part of the Field String Recital Series. You can subscribe to this series, Build Your Own subscription, or purchase a Season Pass. Individual tickets go on sale August 1.

About This Performance

Acclaimed worldwide for his profound musicianship and technical mastery, British cellist Steven Isserlis presents his long-awaited PCMS recital. “Few cellists can mold a line with such attention to both light and shade… for a performance that distills the sweetness at the music’s heart” (The Telegraph).

Beethoven: Cello Sonata in G Minor, Op. 5, No. 2
Martinů: Cello Sonata No. 2
N. Boulanger: Three Pieces for Cello and Piano
Grieg: Cello Sonata in A Minor, Op. 36

The Artist(s)

Steven Isserlis, cello
British cellist Steven Isserlis CBE enjoys an international career as a soloist, chamber musician, author, educator, and broadcaster. Equally at home in music from baroque to the present day, he performs with the world’s greatest orchestras, including period ensembles, and has given many world premieres, including Sir John Tavener’s The Protecting Veil, Thomas Adès’s Lieux retrouvés,… Read More
Connie Shih
Connie Shih, piano
Canadian pianist Connie Shih is considered to be one of Canada’s most outstanding artists. In 1993 she was awarded the Sylva Gelber Award for most outstanding classical artist under age 30. At the age of nine, she made her orchestral debut with Mendelssohn's first Piano Concerto with the Seattle Symphony Orchestra. At the age of 12,… Read More


Steven Isserlis & Connie Shih in Recital
Inside the music with Steven Isserlis, cello