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

Your teacher will tune your cello at the beginning of class, which will help you learn how to tune your instrument yourself.

Instrument Rentals and Required Materials »

Bring your own cello, Suzuki Cello School Book 1, and a recording device (optional).

Class Schedules and Availability

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