Cellist Johannes Moser Releases “Tune of the Birds” to Increase Cash For Ukraine

Johannes Moser (Picture courtesy: Johannes Moser/Fb)


Tune of the Birds is a melody from Catalan folklore beneath the title El cant dels ocells. Born in Spain’s Catalonia area, cellist Pablo Casals first carried out the piece for President John F. Kennedy on the White Home in 1961. He carried out it once more ten years later when receiving the United Nations Peace Medal.

“Birds sing when they’re within the sky, they sing: ‘Peace, Peace, Peace.’ It’s a melody that Bach, Beethoven, and all of the greats would have admired and beloved,” stated Casals of the piece in his UN acceptance speech. 

Lately, cellist Johannes Moser has recorded and carried out this work to assist these in Ukraine by encouraging individuals to donate to Save The Kids.

“Should you benefit from the music, please donate to Save the Kids Deutschland or another humanitarian group to assist those in want!” Moser posted to Fb along with a video.



Moser not too long ago carried out for Ukraine with Germany’s Saarländisches Staatstheater and conductor Kurt Sanderling. “I’m donating to Save the Kids US and you are able to do it too! Something helps those most in want,” Moser wrote.

To buy and take heed to Moser’s recording of Tune of the Birds, click on right here.


Moser started learning the cello on the age of eight and was a pupil of David Geringas. A high prize winner on the 2002 Tchaikovsky Competitors, Moser additionally obtained the occasion’s Particular Prize for his rendition of the Rococo Variations and in 2014, was awarded the celebrated Brahms prize. Moser performs on a 1694 Andrea Guarneri cello from a personal assortment, performing and recording with the world’s high artists and ensembles. 


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