"Suzanne Smith is a very gifted cellist. Very sensitive,
extremely intelligent, and a most pleasant character. She
deserves a place in the music world either as a performer or
teacher and I recommend her most highly."
Bernard Greenhouse

Coming to Vermont's Mad River Valley
September 2016!

Cellochan is now accepting students for the academic year of 2016/17.
Lessons will begin in mid September and all ages will be considered.
Please use the site contact page to learn more.
I look forward to speaking with you!
Suzanne Smith Director/Teacher  


To help students experience the joy of music-making;

To employ the cello as a tool in the work of self-esteem;

To cultivate service to others through music

Suzanne created cellochan in 1995

Suzanne Smith

Director * Teacher * Performing Artist
Suzanne is an experienced cello teacher with over 30 years of experience. She is a dedicated mentor, teacher, and highly skilled performer. Her students go on to become professionals or amateurs who value playing the cello from many different perspectives. What makes this cello school unique is its teaching style, philosophy, & holistic approach to the art of cello playing. It offers frequent performance opportunities, ensemble coaching, a family concert, home concerts, and more. During the annual summer cello retreat, CelloChanWoods, cellists learn ways to resolve physical tension, increase confidence, & build concentration.

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  • suzanne smith
  • (734)662-2325
  • Vermont
  • Burlington, Waitsfield, Warren, Waterbury, Stowe
  • cello lessons-instruction
  • cello teacher Mad River Valley
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