IMPORTANT! Due to the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19) events on this site may be postponed or canceled. Site visitors should refer to the event organizer's website for possible schedule changes.

Please Note: This event has expired.

300-year old Cello Birthday Recital: It’s a Cellobration!

Presented by USC School of Music at USC School of Music Recital Hall, Columbia SC

Nov 20 2016
300-year old Cello Birthday Recital: It’s a Cellobration!

USC’s cello professor, Robert Jesselson, celebrates the 300th anniversary of the “birth” of his cello in a recital on Sunday November 20, 2016 at 3:00 in the USC School of Music Recital Hall. The cello was made by French luthier Jacques Boquay (sounds like a “bouquet” of flowers) in Paris in 1716. The recital features a piece composed in 1716, the cello’s birth year, in 1816 when the cello turned 100, in 1916 during the cello’s 200th birthday year, and will include a piece

View more



Contact: 803-777-2033

    Official Website


USC School of Music Recital Hall

813 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC

CONNECT WITH USC School of Music




Artsopolis Network Members: Akron OH | Albuquerque NM | Austin TX | Birmingham AL | Boston MA | Cape Cod MA | Charlotte NC | Cincinnati OH | Colorado Springs CO | Columbia SC | DuPage County IL | Flagstaff AZ | Flint MI | Fort Lauderdale FL | Houston TX | Indianapolis IN | Kalamazoo MI | Macon GA | Marin County CA | Mendocino County CA | Milwaukee WI | Monterey Bay CA | Montgomery County MD | Napa Valley CA | Nashville TN | Orange County CA | Orlando FL | Palm Beach County FL | Panama City FL | Providence RI | Quito, Ecuador | Rapid City SD | Richardson TX | Riverside CA | Rock Island IL | Sacramento CA | San Antonio TX | San Jose CA | St. Cloud MN | St. Croix Valley MN/WI | St. Johns County FL | Stillwater MN | Tallahassee FL | Tampa Bay FL | Utah | Ventura CA | York County PA