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Chris is a cello and guitar teacher, and offers cello lessons and guitar lessons in Brooklyn NY, and New York City NY

Chris graduated from Ithaca College in Ithaca, NY with a double major, a Bachelor of Music for Music Education and Cello Performance in 2003. While at the college, he also studied guitar, bass, violin, viola and drums as required for his education major. After receiving his Bachelor of Music, he then graduated from the University of Colorado in Boulder, CO with a Master of Music for Cello Performance in 2006. Chris has been teaching since 2000 both privately as well as at professional studios and schools, and teaches classical, bluegrass, pop/rock, hip-hop, country and jazz styles. Chris has performed in symphonies, orchestras and string quartets and has also done singer/songwriter work and recording sessions as well as toured with rock and roll bands.

Personality rating: Outgoing

All of our instructors have gone through an extensive hiring process with Melody Music Studios, where they submit the application, resume, recording, and references. We hire based on their training as well as personality and teaching styles, and we also conduct a full background check.

Monthly Rates Below for Weekly Lessons, Regardless of 4 or 5 Weeks in a Month

Instructor's Studio
30 min/week $150/month
45 min/week $217.50/month
60 min/week $285/month
Student's home
30 min/week $180/month
45 min/week $247.50/month
60 min/week $315/month
Chris has been teaching with Melody Music Studios since: 12/3/2008
Age: 30's.    Lessons offered instructor's studio.     Brooklyn, south of NYC, near 8th Ave and Prospect
Studio description: Home studio in large apartment
Equipment: Two cellos (one available for students if they can't bring one) with pick ups for an amp, violin, multiple music stands, metronomes, and rosin.

This instructor teaches the following instrument(s) and categories:
Theory & improv
Drum set
Bass (electric)
Schedule below

*Other times may be available. Please feel free to let us know if you need a time that is not listed, and we'll be happy to check with the instructor.

Mon 9AM-1PM 4PM-8PM
Wed 9AM-12PM 4PM-8PM
Thur 5PM-9PM
Fri 5PM-9PM