Appearing at Pebble Hill
Sunday, January 24, 2016 at 2:00 P.M.
The Big Room at Pebble Hill's Main House
Maya Beiser defies categories; passionately forging a career path through uncharted territories, she has captivated audiences worldwide with her virtuosity, eclectic repertoire, and relentless quest to redefine her instrument’s boundaries. While studying classical cello repertoire, Maya dedicated her work to reinventing solo cello performance in the classical arena. She’s been a featured performer on the world’s most prestigious stages – including Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, Kennedy Center, and more – and she’s collaborated with a wide range of artists across many disciplines. Maya was raised in the Galilee Mountains in Israel and is a graduate of Yale University, and she’s a founding member of the Bang on a Can All-Stars. Her vast discography includes eight solo albums and many studio recordings and film collaborations. Her latest project, All Vows, premiered at the Yerba Buena Center in 2014.
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