Amit Peled: The Journey with My Jewishness
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 7:30 pm
Grammy-nominated cellist, conductor, and pedagogue Amit Peled enjoys a busy and dynamic career performing for audiences across the globe. Founder and Artistic Director of the Mount Vernon Virtuosi, Mr. Peled combines a growing conducting schedule, while continuing a thriving solo career performing on the historic 1733 Gofriller Pablo Casals cello, personally handed to him by Marta Casals Istomin. In his continued quest to make classical music more accessible, Mr. Peled recently published a children’s book A Cello Named Pablo and released a new cello technique method book The First Hour.
The Journey with My Jewishness:
Zehavi: Eli Eli
Bach: Suite No. 1 for solo cello
Bruch: Kol Nidrei
Bloch: From Jewish Life
Popper: Hungarian Rhapsody
Stefan Petrov, Piano
Assisted Listening devices will be available for all performances.
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