Cello 1

$202 ($192 members) · 80 minutes · Weekly for 8 weeks

Begin to learn the basics of playing cello including bow techniques, keys, scales, and tuning. You will get an introduction to note reading but will also learn how to play by ear. Start playing simple songs including nursery rhymes and easy folk songs.


If you have never played cello before, please take Introduction to Cello first

Special Info

Bring your own cello (rental information), Suzuki Cello School Book 1, and a recording device (optional). Additional handouts are provided.
Your teacher will tune your cello at the beginning of class, which will help you learn how to tune your instrument yourself.

Class Schedules and Availability

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000