Why Your Child Should Play the Cello

June 2, 2017

There's a reason why we're sort of cello-happy these days.  Cello is trending UP, and it's not really surprising considering the instrument's gorgeous tones and diverse capabilities.  Here are the three top reasons why your child will benefit from cello lessons over other instruments:

 

1. The cello can play every part.

In their blog posts "Why I Play the Cello", both Sarah Steeves and Nadia Klein reference the versatility of the instrument.  A cello can play the melody, the bass line, and everything in between.  In fact, cellos are so versatile, it's not uncommon to have a strictly cello ensemble, because the same instrument can play so many different lines.