The mountainside Montserrat monastery, north of Barcelona, inspired Paul Moravec to write a cello concerto. Luis Davilla/Cover/Getty Images hide caption

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Hear Matt Haimovitz and Uccello play Gershwin's "Liza"
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A Composer At The Edge Of Sound
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Hear Matt Haimovitz play Bach in the APM studio
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Cellist Matt Haimovitz's Multicultural 'Goulash'
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Cellist Channels Bela Bartok... Led Zeppelin, Too
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Live at NPR: Cellist Matt Haimovitz
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