Top UK cello teacher dies at 93

Top UK cello teacher dies at 93


norman lebrecht

March 05, 2021

We are saddened to learn of the death in Leeds of Anna Shuttleworth, former professor of cello at the Royal College of Music.

Her students included Natalie Clein and Frantisek Brikcius.



  • F. B. says:

    RIP Anna

  • Daniel says:

    Rest in Peace. My Beloved Teacher

  • Adrian Stygall says:

    Kindly and incredibly astute teacher

  • Garry Humphreys says:

    So many memories of her playing with the many chamber orchestras active in London in the 1960s/70s, always robustly and with evident relish. See my review of her memoirs at
    RIP, Anna, and thanks.