Downing Orchestra

Javier Betancourt

Our very own cello teacher!

Yo-Yo Ma

An amazing cellist!

Hilary Hahn

An award winning classical violinist

Joshua Bell

An award winning classical violinist

The Goat Rodeo Sessions

An album put together by Yo-Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer, Chris Thile and Stuart Duncan.  A must listen!

Turtle Island String Quartet​

A jazz string quartet!

Lindsey Stirling

An electric violinist with some really cool sounds!

The Piano Guys

A cello and piano duo that play some really neat stuff!


A Croation cello duo that really rocks!

Check Out These String Players!

Here are some links and videos for some awesome string players!

​​​Work Hard.  Play Harder.

Edgar Meyer

An incredibly versatile bass player!