Accomplished Cellist & Teacher


Melanie is a fully qualified Suzuki Cello teacher with over 20 years experience teaching children and teenagers.

She is a uniquely gifted teacher, bringing her extensive performing background and her love of music to her own studio.

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Suzuki cello group class at Melanie Dyball's studio in Jamaica Plain

"Nurtured by Love"

Based on the philosophy of Dr Suzuki, Melanie strives to create a nurturing and stimulating musical environment for children to learn to play the cello - and experience the power of music. In the words of Dr Suzuki, "Music is a language that goes beyond speech and letters...

Learning cello bow hold with Melanie

Group Classes & Performance Experience

In addition to their weekly cello lesson, students participate in a group class several times during the semester. The group class setting is relaxed and fun, and allows students to play common repertoire with and for each other, developing ensemble skills, all starting from the earliest levels of  instruction. Several informal concerts also take place...

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Melanie's Studio

Melanie's students are motivated cellists who enjoy practicing as well as performing.

Limited enrolment available for new students, as young as 5 to advanced young adults.  Melanie's intermediate and advanced students participate in various orchestra programs.  In addition to her studio commitments, she is available for orchestral and college audition preparation.

Students (and parents) are welcome to observe a lesson, or have an initial meeting free of charge.

Student of Melanie Dyball - Outdoor Performance

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