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About Theodore Leininger

Theodore Leininger
Theodore Leininger
Music Teacher, Master
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Speaks: English
Instructs: Cello, Music Theory
Education: Bachelor of Cello Performance
Performance Experience: Regularly gigging and performing at University of Denver, churches, rooftops, schools, and online. Has experience performing both classical solo pieces and gigging or recording with local Colorado artists.
Teaching Experience: Over 8 years of teaching at lesson-offering music schools around Denver and Colorado Springs. Interned or shadowed many orchestra group teachers in Denver.
Teaching Philosophy: I teach with a set curriculum that bends to where my individual students' passions lie; no matter what your goal is with the cello, I believe l will be able to guide my students in achieving it. I employ a similar teaching style to the best professors I have studied under and teach any genre on cello. The best reason to learn an instrument is so that you can eventually transcend it!

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.

Theodore Leininger teaches at:
2872 N Powers Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO 80922
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