Zuill Bailey, cello
Zuill Bailey, cello. Photo by Lisa Marie Mazzucco. download

Zuill Bailey and the Library of Congress 2021-2022 Season

Conversations with Zuill Bailey and the LoC

Grammy Award-winner cellist Zuill Bailey discusses his virtual program at the Library of Congress. Bailey reflects on his upbringing in Northern Virginia surrounded by music opportunities, shares behind-the-scenes stories about the program, and talks about, as he calls it, “the love of his life,” his cello.

View his full interview here.


Masterclass with the LoC

Grammy Award-winner cellist Zuill Bailey goes back to the youth orchestra of his childhood, American Youth Philharmonic Orchestra (AYPO), to work with three cello students. In a personal masterclass, Bailey discusses different cello and bowing techniques, gives feedback and provides recommendations to young musicians. The session was recorded at Marshall High School in Falls Church, Virginia.

Watch his Masterclass with the LoC here.



Performance with pianist Bryan Wallick

Cello music lovers will be thrilled with this performance. Grammy Award-winning Zuill Bailey and pianist Bryan Wallick come to the Library for a virtual cello recital. The program includes music of Mendelssohn, Debussy, Lukas Foss and Rachmaninoff.  Known for his passion for music education, Bailey will conduct a master class with a local youth orchestra as part of his engagement at the Library.

View the performance here.