Amit Peled (USA-Israel)
Israeli cellist Amit Peled, a musician of profound artistry and charismatic stage presence, has performed as a soloist with many orchestras and in the world’s major concert halls. As a recording artist, he released three critically acclaimed CDs under the Centaur label: “The Jewish Soul,” “Cellobration,” and a CD with both the Elgar Concerto and Bloch’s Schelomo. Amit Peled has been featured on television and radio stations throughout the world, including NPR’s “Performance Today”, WGBH Boston, WQXR New York, WFMT Chicago, Deutschland Radio Berlin, Radio France, Swedish National Radio and TV, and Israel National Radio and TV. A sought-after cello teacher, he is a professor at the Peabody Conservatory of Music, Johns Hopkins University.