Amit Peled & Peabody Cello Students

cello ensemble

May 4, 2014, 4 PM

Music Room

Artist Images


For over 10 years, world-renowned Israeli-American cellist Amit Peled has taught at the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University. Having studied with many of the major cellists of the 20th century, including Bernard Greenhouse, Laurence Lesser, and Isaac Stern, Peled passes his unique knowledge to the next generation. In collaboration with students from his cello studio and the pianist Hui Chuan Chen, Peled presents works by Händel, Haydn, J. S. Bach, Boccherini, Ligeti, Mark Kopytmann, and the world premiere of a new work by the American composer Joel Friedman.

Luigi Boccherini (1743–1934)
Duet for two cellos in C Major
 
György Ligeti (1923–2006)
Sonata for cello solo
 
George Frideric Händel (1685–1759)
Sonata in G minor, Op. 2, for two cellos and piano
 
Mark Kopytmann (1929–2011)
Kaddish for cello and piano
 
Intermission 
 
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
Suite No. 5, for cello solo 
 
Joel Friedman
Triptych for cello solo
(World Premiere)
 
Franz Joseph Haydn (1732–1809)
Concerto in C Major