Teachers at the Old Town School

Erica Lessie

Cello

Classical

Erica Lessie received her B.M. in cello performance from Indiana University, where she studied with Fritz Magg. At Florida State University, she earned an M.M. in cello performance and completed coursework for a D.M.A.

Currently, she is teaching cello at DePaul University Community Music Division, Chicago High School for the Arts, and Whitney Young High School as well as Old Town School at Columbia College Chicago. Ms. Lessie is a freelance cellist in the Chicago area. She is a founding member of the cross-style string quartet Red Riding Hood and co-founder of Cherchez la Femme, an ensemble dedicated to performing works by women. She is an auxiliary member of the rock band Tributosaurus.

Education: B.M. Indiana University, M.M. Florida State University, doctoral studies Florida State University

Started at the Old Town School in August of 2019


Private Lessons in the 8-week session beginning 09/02/2019

Wednesdays 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm at 1312 S Michigan Ave
Thursdays 6:15 pm – 9:15 pm at 1312 S Michigan Ave


Private Lessons in the 8-week session beginning 10/28/2019

Wednesdays 6:15 pm – 8:15 pm at 1312 S Michigan Ave
Thursdays 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm at 1312 S Michigan Ave