- Photo courtesy the DSO.
Put me in front of any of them, and you might hear the most potentially expensive version of "Chopsticks" ever, of course. A true virtuoso with a real feel for the instrument is what's required. And, as revealed in this Washington Post piece, Casals' widow graciously lent his 1733 instrument to the incredibly talented young cellist Amit Peled.
Peled performs as part of the DSO's Pro Musica of Detroit series at 7:30 p.m. this Friday, March 4 at the Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center.
What's in store? The musical lineup is as follows:
* Max Bruch – Kol Nidre, Op. 47
* Johann Sebastian Bach – Cello Suite No. 3, BWV 1009
* Ernst Bloch – From Jewish Life
* Mark Kopytman – Kaddish
* David Popper – Hungarian Rhapsody, Op. 68