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Bachelor of Music from Peabody Conservatory, Master of Music from NYU, Completed two year teaching program at the School for Strings

Teaching Experience

Over 20 years teaching experience, Was adjunct cello professor at New York University, Registered Suzuki Teacher

About Erica

Cellist Erica Leavell received her Bachelor of Music degree from the Peabody Conservatory in the studio of Alan Stepansky. She earned her Master of Music degree from NYU where she was principal cellist with the NYU symphony under the tutelage of Artist Faculty member Marion Feldman. Following NYU, Erica attended the School For Strings in New York where she completed a two year teacher training program and became registered in the Suzuki Method.

Erica Leavell enjoys performing in a wide variety of settings and genres. She has performed as a member of the band Sillyheart, has been featured at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York City, and has performed with conductor's such as Marco Armiliato of the Met Opera. Her numerous chamber music engagements include principal cellist with the Inscape Chamber Orchestra, The Port Depost Candlelight Tour, and St. Timothy’s Concert series. Erica has performed at a variety of venues including the Kimmel Center, Lowe Theater, and New York City's Carnegie Hall.

Erica Leavell is also an experienced teacher. Having served as an adjunct cello professor at New York University, and with over twenty years teaching experience, she is comfortable teaching students of all ages and abilities.


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