Cellist Lynn Harrell is in demand as a soloist for concertos, recitals, as a chamber musician as well as a teacher. So when does he find the time to warm up and practice? He explains his routine in this State of the Arts “Practicing Musicians” feature.

Here’s a sample of the fruits of his practicing labors – a performance with pianist Yuja Wang of the third movement of Brahms’ Cello Sonata No. 2 in F Major, his Op. 99: