Cellist | Music Educator | New York, NY | USA

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Resources for Cello Students


Here are lists of books, websites, and a practice journal formats for you to use during your practice sessions. As always, if you have any questions, please e-mail me at ono.sasha@gmail.com 




Scale Books:

Klengel Book No 1

Carl Fischer Scale System for Cello


Etude Books: 





Technique/Exercise Books

Sevcik op. 

Sevcik op






Duet Books

Summer Programs
Practice journal

New England Music Camp: http://nemusiccamp.com


Ithaca Summer Music: http://www.ithaca.edu/music/prepdivision/academy/intermediate/


Interlochen: http://www.interlochen.org


Encore/Coda: http://www.encore-coda.com


New York Summer Music Festival: http://nysmf.org/programs/ensembles/

Your practice journal is a way to keep track of what we went over in your lesson and your progress each week. 



* Plan practice times

* Divide your time wisely

* Take breaks

* Efficienct practice > Long practice 

* Be aware of muscle use and muscle tension

* Self-reflect

* Problem solve

* Take notes! Write things down!

* Walk away when you get too frustrated. Come back to it later.