Kronberg Cello Festival Announces Lineup

Classic Arts News   Kronberg Cello Festival Announces Lineup
The Kronberg Academy's biennial Cello Festival will focus on the music of Luigi Boccherini this year, organizers announced this week.

The festival, which runs September 11-18, is hosted by the music school outside Frankfurt, with concerts also taking place in Frankurt's Alte Opera, Johanniskirche, and Church of St. Peter and Paul.

Participants include Anner Bylsma, Lynn Harrell, Ralph Kirshbaum, Mischa Maisky, the 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic, and violinist Gidon Kremer, who will perform his own arrangement of Schumann's Cello Concerto in the opening-night concert.

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