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Quotes from the Great Cellists

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I'm a little obsessed with Clara Schumann right now. This fantastic quote sums it all up, really, don't you think? Cello Quotes, Hampton School, University Of Idaho, Fantastic Quotes, Associate Professor, Music Love, Classical Music, Right Now, Growing Up

Clara Schumann Quote

"My imagination can picture no fairer happiness than to continue living for art." -- Clara Schumann

Katherine Mansfield, New Zealand's most famous author, was also a good cellist. This picture of her accompanies a poem she wrote to her cello. Poems About Music, Cello Quotes, Hampton School, Katherine Mansfield, University Of Idaho, Lets Run Away, Cellos, Associate Professor, Classical Music

Katherine Mansfield, cellist

Katherine Mansfield, New Zealand's most famous author, was also a good cellist. This picture of her accompanies a poem she wrote to her cello.

"The cello is a hero." Inspiring words from Mstislav Rostropovich. mirandawilsoncellist.com Cello Quotes, Hampton School, University Of Idaho, Associate Professor, The Orator, Orchestra, The Voice, Heaven, Inspirational Quotes

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"The cello is a hero." Inspiring words from Mstislav Rostropovich. mirandawilsoncellist.com

Cello treatise by Broderip and Wilkinson with illustration of a Regency gentleman and his cello

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Cello treatise by Broderip and Wilkinson (1800) with illustration of a Regency gentleman and his cello

John Milton, "Such sweet compulsion doth in music lie" Cello Quotes, Hampton School, University Of Idaho, Associate Professor, Words, Sweet, Music, Beautiful, Muziek

Such sweet compulsion doth in music lie

John Milton, "Such sweet compulsion doth in music lie"

Justus Johann Friedrich Dotzauer, a top cellist of the nineteenth century, author of many technical etudes and an excellent edition of the Bach Cello Suites. Cello Quotes, Hampton School, University Of Idaho, Associate Professor, Inspirational Quotes, Author, Artist, Top, Life Coach Quotes

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Miranda Wilson is an internationally performing cellist and the author of Cello Practice, Cello Performance. As Associate Professor of Cello at the Lionel Hampton School of Music, University of Idaho, Miranda Wilson is also the founder and Director of Strings of the Lionel Hampton School of Music Preparatory Division and Co-Artistic Director of the Idaho…

Joachim Joseph Quantz is most famous for his 1752 book "On Playing the Flute." But there's plenty of advice here for cellists too!  mirandawilsoncellist.com Cello Quotes, Hampton School, University Of Idaho, Associate Professor, Flute, Joseph, Author, Advice, Music

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Joachim Joseph Quantz is most famous for his 1752 book "On Playing the Flute." But there's plenty of advice here for cellists too! mirandawilsoncellist.com

Robert Crome wrote one of the earliest cello treatises, "A Compleat Tutor for the Violoncello," in Interestingly, he may have been the first cellist to use an endpin, though they weren't in common use until decades later.

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Robert Crome wrote one of the earliest cello treatises, "A Compleat Tutor for the Violoncello," in 1765. Interestingly, he may have been the first cellist to use an endpin, though they weren't in common use until decades later.

Jean-Louis Duport, Essay on Cello Fingering Duport was a top cellist of the eighteenth century and the father of modern cello fingering. He's said to have been the inspiration for Beethoven's first two cello sonatas Cello Quotes, Hampton School, University Of Idaho, Associate Professor, Father, Sayings, Music, Modern, Top

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Jean-Louis Duport, Essay on Cello Fingering (1806). Duport was a top cellist of the eighteenth century and the father of modern cello fingering. He's said to have been the inspiration for Beethoven's first two cello sonatas

Friedrich August Kummer, one of the top cellists and teachers of the nineteenth century, was also the author of the method book "Violoncell-Schule" and many compositions for cello. Cello Quotes, Author, Memes, Books, Top, Livros, Libros, Book, Book Illustrations

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Friedrich August Kummer, one of the top cellists and teachers of the nineteenth century, was also the author of the method book "Violoncell-Schule" and many compositions for cello.

Bernhard Romberg was a top nineteenth-century cellist-composer and friend of Beethoven. Cello Quotes, Hampton School, University Of Idaho, Associate Professor, Author, Memes, Top, Meme, Crop Tee

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Bernhard Romberg was a top nineteenth-century cellist-composer and friend of Beethoven.

Eighteenth-century cellist Michel Corrette made this rather optimistic statement about playing the cello! Cello Quotes, Hampton School, University Of Idaho, Associate Professor, Author, Writers

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Eighteenth-century cellist Michel Corrette made this rather optimistic statement about playing the cello!

  Poems About Music, Cello Quotes, Hampton School, University Of Idaho, Associate Professor, Poetry, Reading, Word Reading, Poetry Books

Robert Schumann Quote

Miranda Wilson is an internationally performing cellist and the author of Cello Practice, Cello Performance. As Associate Professor of Cello at the Lionel Hampton School of Music, University of Idaho, Miranda Wilson is also the founder and Director of Strings of the Lionel Hampton School of Music Preparatory Division and Co-Artistic Director of the Idaho…

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Hector Berlioz Quote

Miranda Wilson is an internationally performing cellist and the author of Cello Practice, Cello Performance. As Associate Professor of Cello at the Lionel Hampton School of Music, University of Idaho, Miranda Wilson is also the founder and Director of Strings of the Lionel Hampton School of Music Preparatory Division and Co-Artistic Director of the Idaho…

The book that transports cello success from the practice room to the concert hall Cello Practice, Cello Performance by Miranda Wilson Cello Quotes, Performance Goals, Specific Goals, You Sound, Twins, This Or That Questions, Gemini, Twin

Cello Practice

The book that transports cello success from the practice room to the concert hall Cello Practice, Cello Performance by Miranda Wilson

A wonderful poem by the New Zealand astronomer and musician Beatrice Tinsley, shortly before her death. Cello Quotes, Just Love, Let It Be, My Themes, Unity, Love Quotes, Poems, Death, The Originals

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A wonderful poem by the New Zealand astronomer and musician Beatrice Tinsley, shortly before her death.