SHEKU - INSPIRATION
The debut recording from the Royal Wedding cellist, Sheku Kanneh-Mason. "He is a cellist of poise and seriousness, bold in virtuosity, assured in musicianship" says Fiona Maddocks. The 12 tracks are Evening of Roses by Yosef Hadar, The Swan by Saint-Saens, Song of the Birds by Casals, Nocturne from The Gadfly Suite by Shostakovich as well as his Cello Concerto No 1 Op 107, Jacqueline's Tears by Offenbach, Sardana by Casals, No Woman No Cry by Bob Marley and Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen. The orchestra is the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra conducted by Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla.