American cellist who, alongside his younger brother, rose to stardom as a contestant on America's Got Talent in 2014. He is known for bringing a hard rock flavor to his playing, as heard on his debut album, Rock Cellos.
He learned to play the cello from his grandfather.
He began gaining significant attention when one of his YouTube videos was shared by prominent cello duo 2Cellos.
He is the older brother of Dariel Liakhovetski.
He covered Jimi Hendrix's "Purple Haze" on America's Got Talent.