Cellist Philip Higham’s American Debut

Philip Higham (cell0), Phillips Collection

Philip Higham is a major talent. Making his American debut in a recital at the Phillips Collection on Sunday afternoon, the young Scottish cellist played an ambitious program of solo cello suites by Bach and Benjamin Britten. In a repertoire that has confounded more seasoned artists, Higham offered object lessons in lyrical sensitivity, musical architecture and expressive insight…

Read the full review here (Washington Post, March 31, 2014).

Photo by Susie Ahlburg
Photo by Susie Ahlburg