Emanuele Silverstri

Principal Cellist

When this award-winning musician joined the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra as principal cellist in 2011 he was the first non-Israeli to lead a string section with the IPO. Four years later he feels extremely connected to the culture of Tel Aviv where he lives with his wife and daughter.

Learn more about his training, the 18th century instrument he plays on, and his role as section leader.