Cleveland Orchestra principal cellist Mark Kosower seeks balance between individual, collective expression
Meet the Musician interview
In this phone interview, Mark talks about why he decided to perform Barber's Cello Concerto as Cleveland Orchestra's principal cellist at the Blossom Festival.
Mark Kosower talks about Barber's Cello Concerto
In this fascinating May 2013 radio interview with KRWG-New Mexico, Kosower speaks about the Schumann Cello Concerto and his beloved mentor, Janos Starker.
Kosower speaks with KRWG about Janos Starker and Schumann.
Mark recounts spending an afternoon at the home of Madame Ginastera, the cellist and wife of Alberto Ginastera. Mark and his wife, pianist Jee-Won Oh, have recorded Ginastera's complete works for piano and cello, available on Naxos Records, and spent their visit speaking with Madame Ginastera about her husband's work, playing a few pieces for her, and fixing her stereo!
An Afternoon with Madame Ginastera
Minnesota Public Radio's New Classical Tracks (hosted by Julie Amacher,) features Mark Kosower's new Naxos release: GINASTERA: Complete Music for Cello and Piano out now.
Ginastera: Complete Music for Cello and Piano