Alisa Weilerstein

I’m starting to realize I do more interviews with cellists than any other discipline of musician! Anyway…

Alisa Weilerstein! Yes, the one that is known for her brilliance in concert, is part of that great family band The Weilerstein Trio (which Alisa tells me is still very much together and plays a few times a year), won accolades around the world and became a MacArthur Fellow last year is here to talk to The Glass. Mind you, I was frazzled and hadn’t even showered for the day yet when she buzzed me (If you are reading this Alisa, I do shower regularly), but, when Alisa Weilerstein calls, you must answer. And we proceeded to get this in 20 minutes! It’s got to be a record of some sort! Continue reading