Prof. Jeffrey Solow was born in Los Angeles; he earned a degree in Philosophy “magna cum laude” from UCLA while studying violoncello with and then assisting the legendary Gregor Piatigorsky.
Solow has toured throughout North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia as a recitalist, soloist, chamber musician and teacher. Solow performed more than 40 works with orchestras throughout the United States, in Europe and in Asia and he has been guest artist at many national and international chamber music festivals. Among his many recordings two have received Grammy Award nominations. “Strad”, “Strings”, and “American String Teacher” magazines have published his articles and reviews, he is president of Violoncello Society, Inc. of New York and is a past president of the American String Teachers Association. Jeffrey Solow is professor of cello at Temple University in Philadelphia.
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