Krakow: Chopping on the Cello

"Krakow" by Stephan Braun With this etude, in Contemporary Etudes for Cello, it gets serious. The chopping element begins to sound like a real tool for effect. While Kill the Bugs by Mike Block was a fantastic piece that introduces one to the world of chopping and the basic elements that pertain to it, the music was meant to … Continue reading Krakow: Chopping on the Cello

Music Lessons

One on One: In person and Online Having taught thousands of lessons and coached hundreds of ensembles I have amassed a certain fluency in communicating a knowledge in music. I have spent the past 20 years teaching mostly cello lessons in which my students learn to proficiently practice by themselves and acquire the tools necessary … Continue reading Music Lessons