By Fiona Hurrell, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Boasting some of the biggest names and talents in classical and instrumental music, the 18th edition of one of the world’s largest free music festivals, "The Rio International Cello Encounter", is due to take place on August 8th-19th.
The man behind the event is David Chew, a British expatriate, internationally acclaimed cellist and OBE holder who’s love of music encouraged him to introduce the Rio International Cello Encounter as a venture which enables the citizens of Rio to enjoy, and learn how to play great music.
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