~What is the Baroque Cello ? ~ vol.1
We are excited to present this special opportunity to learn about
the Baroque Cello !
Do you know how it looks ?
Do you know how it sounds ?
Do you know how it is different from the modern cello ?
Join us for an up-close and intimate lecture by
Baroque Cello virtuoso Toro Yamamoto & find out !
Date & Time
Tuesday 5th September 2017 7:30pm ~ 9:30pm
Function Room 1 (F3) at the Japanese Association ,120 Adam Road
Lecture about the Baroque Cello by Mr.Toru Yamamoto
( Lecture in Japanese & English )
J.S.Bach Cello Suite No.1
~ intermission ~
Baroque Cello Masterclass
Duo for Cello & Bassoon by Mozart
Duo for Cello & Violin by Beethoven & Bach
Guest musicians from Singapore Symphony Orchestra
Christoph Wichert , Bassoon
Sijing Zhang , Violin
Cellist Mr Toru Yamamoto
Toru Yamamoto is one of the most important cellist in Japan as he specialized both baroque cello and modern cello. Now he plays regularly with many leading orchestras and ensembles with historical instruments in Japan, namely Bach Collegium Japan, Orchestra Libera Classica, Classical Players Tokyo, Les Boreades, Gamut Bach Ensemble.
He has also worked with many orchestra and ensembles in Europe, including Orchestra La Scintilla (Zuerich, Switzerland), Gli Angeli Genève, Stradivaria (Nantes, France), and has performed with such distinguished artists as Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Cecilia Bartoli, Viktoria Mullova, Christpher Hogwood, Stephan MacLeod, Sebastien Marq, Walter van Hauwe, Stanley Hoogland.