Cello Week – Day 5 – Györgi Ligeti – Sonata for Solo Cello

I’ve been listening to a lot of cello music lately, and I was considering throwing my hat in the ring for a week of guest DJing at the WGOM featuring some cello music, but then I realized I have my own website, and I could just have my own cello week. So rather than competing with the WGOM music video of the day, think of this as a complement.

Matt Haimovitz is one of the really great cellists out there right now.  I wanted to be sure to include him in this week, so here he is playing Ligeti’s Sonata for Solo Cello.

Video after the jump.

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