Andreas Brantelid was born in Copenhagen to Swedish/Danish parents. He started playing the cello from a very early age, studying with his father Ingemar. He made his concerto debut at the age of 14 with the Royal Danish Orchestra playing the Elgar Cello Concerto.
This season he will make his debut with the London Philharmonic and MDR Leipzig Orchestras as well as returning to the BBC National Orchestra of Wales. He will also make his debut in Japan, performing a solo recital as well as concerto performances with the Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra.
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