About Theodore Leininger
Get to know Theodore Leininger
Ted began playing cello after listening to a video game soundtrack that had a great cello part in it. After that, he never stopped. Starting in high school as the last chair, he was in the advanced orchestra group by his Junior and Senior year.
At Metro State University he studied under Charles Lee, the Principal cellist of the Boulder philharmonic. He thoroughly studied classical technique before transferring to UCDenver as a double major in Cello performance and Audio Engineering.
He studies various types of music, pursuing genres like Jazz and Bluegrass in addition to Classical. He has performed with independent singer-songwriters and has experience gigging as a studio musician and band member.