Guy Johnston Cello Master Class

NEC: Pierce Hall | Directions

241 St. Botolph St.
Boston, MA
United States

Guy Johnston presents a master class featuring students from the NEC cello studios.

Guy Johnston is one of the most exciting British cellists of his generation. His early successes included winning the BBC Young Musician of the Year, the Shell London Symphony Orchestra Gerald MacDonald Award and a Classical Brit. He has performed with many leading international orchestras including the London Philharmonic, Philharmonia Orchestra, Ulster Orchestra, BBC Philharmonic, NHK Symphony Orchestra, BBC Symphony, Britten Sinfonia, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Orquestra Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo, Moscow Philharmonic and St Petersburg Symphony.

This master class is made possible through the generous support of the Richard P. and Claire W. Morse Visiting Artist Fund.

This event will be viewable in-person for NEC community members. It will also be viewable via livestream.

Watch livestream from Pierce Hall

  1. Brahms: Cello Sonata No. 2 in F Major, op. 99

    II. Adagio affettuoso

    • Macintyre Taback, cello
    • Elgin Lee, piano
  2. Rachmaninov: Cello Sonata in G Minor, op. 19

    I. Lento - Allegro moderato

    • Uijin Gwak, cello
    • Ji Yung Lee, piano
  3. Martinu: Variations on a Theme by Rossini, H. 290

    • Jeremy Tai, cello
    • Ji Yung Lee, piano