About Ahmed Radaydeh
Radaydeh is a highly experienced and enthusiastic music teacher and composer. He has been teaching both overseas and in Australia as a Music Teacher (Inter-Community School, Zurich-Switzerland and various Primary Schools in Melbourne) and Music Supervisor (Applied Science University, Jordan). Other than Cello and Guitar, Radaydeh`s music teaching area extends to the Oud (lute) and also Piano/Keyboard to young beginners. In addition, he associates in instrumental music teaching and music production with AMEPI - AUSTRALIAN MUSIC EDUCATION & PRODUCTION INSTITUTE.
Radaydeh completed his Bachelor of Music degree with Honors at Yarmouk University, Jordan in 2003 and finished his Cello Diploma at Bern, Switzerland studying from Prof. Ovejero Antonio in 2008. He recently completed his Masters of Music at Monash University in Melbourne specializing in Cello. He also holds a Diploma of Audio Production from Box Hill Institute of TAFE, Melbourne in 2009.
Radaydeh is the leader of the Cello section in the Dandenong Ranges Orchestra and also participates in various orchestras around Melbourne. For his compositional work, recently he has been granted a full membership with Melbourne Composers League MCL www.melbournecomposersleague.com
Radaydeh released his first solo instrumental album (Inferno) that was recorded in Switzerland and his second album (Human Condition) that was recorded between Switzerland and Australia. You can watch some of his video instrumental compositions in the Video Gallery page.
In 1996 Radaydeh established the Jordanian Oriental Rock Band (ETHEREAL) with four other friends. "Ethereal was a famous oriental rock band early this decade, they were the first band in Jordan to have a large base of fans, their music was played on local radios. They ranked first when they presented Jordan in the European youth festival in Turkey in the year 1999." http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Music_of_Jordan
To listen to some of Ethereal tracks http://www.jorzine.com/default.aspx?page=downloads