Petar Pejčić was born into a musical family in 2002 and received his first cello lessons at the age of four. After his musical beginnings in Belgrade, he continued his education at the University of Music and Theater “Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy” in Leipzig with Prof. Peter Bruns.
At the age of nine Petar made his solo concert debut in Belgrade, after which he gave several concerts and recitals in Europe, the USA, and Russia. As a soloist he has performed with orchestras such as Konzerthausorchester Berlin, Graz Philharmonic, Serbian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Stanislav Binički Orchestra, Belgrade Chamber Orchestra Ljubica Marić, Camerata Balcanica, and many others. As a chamber musician, he has performed with well-known artists such as Friedemann Eichhorn, Pauline Sachse, Antti Siirala, Florian Uhlig, and Mira Wang.
Petar Pejčić was a participant in master classes with David Geringas, Frans Helmerson, Ivan Monighetti, Josef Schwab, Jan Vogler, István Várdai and received important musical impulses from Mischa Maisky and Wen-Sinn Yang, among others.
He is the winner of national and international prizes as the "AENA Special Prize" at the renowned Pablo Casals competition, the Second Prize at the International Anna Kull competition, and Third Prize at the Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy University Competition.
Petar plays a cello made by Stephan von Baehr (2012, Paris), on loan from the Deutsche Stiftung Musikleben.