Professional Cellist performing, teaching, and creating music in Madison WI.

Ben Therrell, DMA teaches cello lessons to students aged 3-99!

Are you looking for a versatile and dynamic cellist to take your musical journey to the next level? Look no further than Dr. Ben Therrell, a genre-crossing musician with a passion for exploring the boundaries of the cello. From classical to jazz, pop, rock, and electro-acoustic, Dr. Therrell has performed in a wide variety of venues across the US, connecting with audiences and fellow musicians alike.

With a Doctor of Musical Arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a Master of Music from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Dr. Therrell has received guidance from some of the most renowned cellists in the world, including David Finckel, Lynn Harrell, and Anthony Elliott. He has also been the resident cellist for the Rabin String Quartet and the Giannini String Quartet, and has performed with many major orchestras across the US.

As a Suzuki-certified cello teacher, Dr. Therrell is dedicated to helping his students discover their own unique voices and expressions through musical spontaneity. He has previously taught at the UNCSA Community Music School and the UNM Community Music Program, and is excited to share his wealth of knowledge and experience with you. Whether you're a student looking to boost your cello skills or a music lover seeking a unique and dynamic performance, Dr. Therrell is the perfect choice.

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