by Amit Peled & Noreen Polera

From the United States to Europe to the Middle East and Asia, Israeli cellist Amit Peled a musician of profound artistry and charismatic stage presence is acclaimed as one of the most exciting instrumentalists on the concert stage today. For his fourth Centaur Records release, Collage, Mr. Peled, in tandem with pianist Noreen Cassidy-Polera, play Rachmaninovs Cello Sonata in g, op. 19, David Poppers Tarantella, op. 33 and a mid-20th c. cello sonata by the Georgian composer Sulkhan Tsintsadze (1925-91). Glowing tone, a seductive timbre and an emotionally pointed approach (New York Times).