Warm-up routine on the cello

How-To | Johannes Moser, Cello
Bt_movie_not_in_use Warming up the body before playing. Demonstration of stretches 00h:00m:02s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Finger control exercises 00h:01m:06s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Warm up exercise to isolate right wrist and hand motion 00h:01m:24s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Crescendo and diminuendo exercises on an open string 00h:01m:44s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Metronome exercise to warm up trills 00h:02m:15s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Demonstration of metronomic vibrato exercise 00h:02m:46s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Scale exercise 00h:03m:20s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Warming up in the upper register as well as the lower 00h:04m:16s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Double stops: 3rds, 3rds + 4th 00h:04m:46s
Bt_movie_not_in_use 2nd scale 00h:05m:23s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Double stops: diminished 5ths, 5ths, 4ths, 7ths (minor and major) 00h:05m:38s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Rest hand 00h:06m:18s
Bt_movie_not_in_use 3rd scale 00h:06m:26s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Double stops: 6ths + 4ths, octaves + 4ths 00h:06m:32s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Bow exercises 00h:07m:20s

Cello soloist Johannes Moser demonstrates his warm-up routine



Johannes Moser

Johannes Moser has performed with the world’s leading orchestras such as the New York Philharmonic, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, The Cleveland Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, London Symphony Orchestra, Concertgebouw Orchestra, Bayerische Rundfunk Orchestra, Munich Philharmonic, Tokyo Symphony and Israel Philharmonic. He works regularly with conductors of the highest level including Riccardo Muti, Lorin Maazel, Mariss Jansons, Valery Gergiev, Zubin Mehta, Vladimir Jurowski, Franz Welser-Möst, Manfred Honeck, Christian Thielemann, Pierre Boulez and Paavo Jarvi. A dedicated chamber musician, Mr. Moser has played with Joshua Bell, Emanuel Ax, Leonidas Kavakos, Menahem Pressler, James Ehnes, Midori and Jonathan Biss. Mr. Moser plays on an Andrea Guaneri cello, built in 1694 on loan to him from a private collector.