On Wednesday night, Jakob played in a cello recital organized by his teacher, Andrea Rellini. Jakob, inspired by Yo-Yo Ma’s visit to DePauw in 2011, began cello lessons with Eric Edberg in February 2013. His lessons with Andrea did not start until October. So far, Jakob has had about 10 sessions with his Italian teacher.

Jakob opened the recital with Minuet No. 2, by Bach:

After the other students played their individual pieces, the cellists performed as an ensemble.

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