Ahmad Hedar is a leading Czech pianist, vocal coach, and singer. He studied at the Prague HAMU. His musicality has made him a sought-after accompanist to many prominent singers. Through Run OpeRun, an organization he works closely with to make opera accessible to new audiences, Hedar has led the musical production of the Magic Flute (2016), Marriage of Figaro (2017), Rusalka (2020), and La Traviata (2021), all on the site of the former Stalin monument in Prague. In 2019, Hedar earned a fellowship at the prestigious Bayreuth festival. In 2021, Ahmad worked as a vocal coach and assistant conductor in Bergen for Rusalka, and in 2022 he will be coaching Jenůfa by Janáček in Toulouse. He has been teaching at the Jan Deyl Conservatory in Prague.