Edward Arron, cellist, a native of Cincinnati, Ohio, made his New York recital debut in 2000 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and has since appeared in recital, as a soloist with major orchestras, and as a chamber musician throughout North America, Europe and Asia. The 2019-20 season marks Mr. Arron’s eleventh season as the artistic director and host of the acclaimed Musical Masterworksconcert series in Old Lyme, Connecticut. He is also the artistic director of the Festival Seriesin Beaufort, South Carolina, and is the co-artistic director with his wife, pianist Jeewon Park, of the Performing Artists in Residenceseries at the Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Massachusetts.
Mr. Arron tours as a member of the renowned Ehnes Quartet, andappears regularly at the Caramoor International Music Festival, where he has been a resident performer and curator of chamber music concerts for over a quarter of a century. Other festival appearances include Ravinia, Salzburg, Mostly Mozart, Tanglewood, Spoleto USA,Seattle Chamber Music, Kuhmo, PyeongChang, Evian, Seoul Spring, Lake Champlain Chamber Music, La Jolla Summerfest, and Bard Music Festival. He has participated in Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Project as well as Isaac Stern’s Jerusalem Chamber Music Encounters. In 2016, Mr. Arron joined the faculty at University of Massachusetts Amherst, after having served on the faculty of New York University from 2009 to 2016.
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