Cellist Edward Arron has garnered recognition worldwide for his elegant musicianship, impassioned performances, and creative programming. A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, Arron made his New York recital debut in 2000 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Earlier that year, he performed Vivaldi’s Concerto for Two Cellos with Yo-Yo Ma and the Orchestra of St. Luke’s at the Opening Night Gala of the Caramoor International Festival. Since then, he has appeared in recital, as a soloist with orchestra, and as a chamber musician throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia.
He is the artistic director of the chamber music series Metropolitan Museum Artists in Concert and artistic director, host, and resident performer of the Musical Masterworks concert series in Old Lyme, Connecticut. Arron has participated in the Silk Road Project and has toured and recorded as a member of MOSAIC, an ensemble dedicated to contemporary music.
Edward Arron began his studies on the cello at age seven in Cincinnati and, at age ten, moved to New York, where he continued his studies with Peter Wiley. He is a graduate of The Juilliard School, where he was a student of Harvey Shapiro. Currently, he serves on the faculty of New York University.
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