Antoine Lederlin

Born in 1975, the French cellist Antoine Lederlin studied at the Conservatoire National Superieur de Musique de Paris, where he completed the “cycle de perfectionnement” in 1995 as a pupil of Roland Pidoux. He has also received lessons from Janos Starker, Isaac Stern and Henri Dutilleux.
At the age of 20 he became the solo cellist in the Orchestre Philarmonique de Radio France and principal cellist in Orchestre de Monaco. He is currently the principal cellist with the Sinfonieorchester Basel. Antoine has appeared as a soloist and chamber musician , performing at major european festivals and american venues. He recently performed in the Stern Auditorium at Carnegie Hall with Midori, Jonathan Biss and Nobuko Imai. His other chamber music partners include Joseph Silverstein, Pamela Franck, Leon Fleisher. Since 2006 Antoine is the cellist in the Belcea quartet.