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Bach Lounge: Cellist Jan Vogler plays from Bach's Suite No. 1, live in The Greene Space

Friday, May 17, 2013

Cellist Jan Vogler was among the musicians who performed during March's two-part Bach Lounge, presented live in The Greene Space by WQXR.

During the event, co-host David Garland asked Vogler about the difference that playing a Stradivarius cello makes for him in his performances.

"When you play solo, the cello is your communication partner," Vogler said. "And it's very important that you have a communication which brings out more that just what you plan. So some angels come, hopefully. And with this cello, right away there was some magic."

Watch his performance below:


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