The Joy of Cello Playing
A Wonderful Resource for All Cellists
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a new adventure of cello playing, music and ideas.
with Harry Wimmer, concert cellist, master teacher, conductor,
innovator, mentor --and your tour guide
Ask Harry Wimmer your cello playing questions,
no matter how advanced you are now

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The Studio Tour, a joyful cyber romp that will expand your
musical, technical and emotional horizons.
Sit in on an imaginary cello lesson in the Teaching Studio
Try out new techniques as you "work out" in the Musical Gym
Relax in the Humor Lounge with musical poems and cartoons
Join a cello class in the Creative Workshop
Walk down Memory Lane to the Wall of Fame Gallery
Enjoy the silence as you rest in the Center Court Garden
Spend time on articles in the Library-Reading Room


Adventures in Cello Country
The Harry Wimmer Method for the Very Young Cellist

The 6 RED BOOKS (1st Year) volumes now available
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There is nothing quite like it in cello methods. How to nurture
the young player's initial enthusiasm, how to develop the joy
into a life-long love for the instrument and for music ......

The"New"Brahms Cello Sonata
Cellists Have Been Waiting For!

Are you looking to enlarge your cello repertoire?
Would you like to perform an all-Brahms cello recital?
Arioso Press has recently published a cello version of the glorious Brahms
E Flat Clarinet Sonata newly transcribed by Harry Wimmer.

To read more about it or to buy a copy online, click

To hear this sonata performed LIVE, click
  Highlights from Harry's CelloBlogTM
Beyond Cello Technique
CHARLIE CHAPLIN - Left-handed Cellist and Composer
Django in Cajun Country

Sir Michael Tippett in Carnegie Hall
Confessions of a Would-be Page Turner
BUXTE - Who?
The Concert As A Meal
The N.Y. Times Misses Out Again! Quack!
Travels with my Goulash
The REAL Frescobaldi
Remembering Herbert Bayer, Designer of the Aspen Music Festival Tent
The Natural Music of New York's West Side Community Garden
  Articles, Cartoons

The Virtuoso by Wilhelm Busch

The Cello Concerto (anon.)
Young Itzhak Perlman in Aspen
Leonard Rose in Colo.Springs
String Portraits by Shirley Givens
Bach's C Minor Suite Was Written This Morning.
Pablo Casals From Afar
Michael Tippett Arrives inShorts
Casals Lives On in Puerto Rico
The Golden Treasure of San Juan
Bach on the Bayou
  From The Archives

The Six Bach Cello Suites in the Anna Magdalena Manuscript

Suite No. 1 in G Major
Suite No. 2 in D Minor
Suite No. 3 in C Major
Suite No. 4 in E Flat Major
Suite No. 5 in C Minor
Suite No. 6 in D Major

Bach's Lute Version Autograph of Cello Suite No. 5

Suite for Lute in G Minor
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BRAHMS: Sonata in E Flat Op.120 No.2 (Live)

MENDELSSOHN: Sonata No. 1 in B Flat (Live)

CHAPLIN-WIMMER: "Oh, That Cello! (Live)


PAGANINI: Cantabile (Live)


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