Welcome to The Susanne Beer Cello Corner Foundation!

The Susanne Beer Cello Corner Foundation supports young cellists though cello and bow loans, performance opportunities and assistance with tuition. 

 

Susanne was, for nearly 20 years, co-principal cellist of the London Philharmonic. She was also an inspirational teacher – and deeply committed to nurturing future generations of cellists. The Foundation is a tribute to Susanne and a means by which her life’s work continues.

 

The Susanne Beer Cello Corner Foundation is registered charity no.1195303

The Susanne Beer Cello Corner Foundation Fundraiser 

4:00pm Saturday December 11th 2021 

Christ Church, Highbury 

Join us for a celebration of cello, in support of The Susanne Beer Cello Corner Foundation, and in memory of Susanne Beer. The concert will feature talented student and professional cellists and cello ensembles. All proceeds go to The Susanne Beer Cello Corner Foundation, a registered charity which supports young cellists through cello and bow loans, performance opportunities and assistance with tuition.

Repertoire includes Villa Lobos: Bachianas Brasiliaris with 8 cellos and Sena Larard (soprano); Movements of Vivaldi, Elgar and Saint-Saens Cello Concerts; Movements of sonatas by Beethoven and Brahms; Saint-Saens: Allegro Appassionato; Massenet: Elegie; Howard Blake: Walking in the Air ... and more!

Cellists include Elizaveta Lessoun, Sam and Graham Bradshaw, Agnieszka Mika, Alice Biddulph, George Cooke, Robbie Stanley-Smith, Ben Davies; Heather Tuach, Atticus Larard, Sonny and Jules Buether, Finn Hendra, Elan Dorman-Mackenzie; Ophelia Robinson - Beesley, Daisy Nissen, Anna Wilson, Loxie Farr-Hall, Lotte and Daphne Shlomowitz, Johannes and Liesel May, Mei Shea, Charlotte Chew, Eloise and Beatrice Wigley, Lukas Esly, accompanied by Yoko Misumi (piano).
 

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Cello and Bow Donations

The Susanne Beer Cello Corner Foundation lends instruments and bows to talented young cellists. We are looking to add to the collection. Please be in touch if you have a cello or bow gathering dust that could support a young musician: www.thecellocornerfoundation@gmail.com