Jenny Crane is a multi-faceted Cellist who is passionate about collaborating with a variety of artists from diverse music genres. She also creates original compositions for the Cello. She is currently based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Jenny holds a Master’s degree in music from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and an Undergraduate degree from the University of Montreal. She has more than five years of experience as a Cello teacher from all ages – beginner to advanced. Jenny began her cello studies with John Kadz in Calgary at Mount Royal University’s conservatory program. There, Jenny had the opportunity to learn from world class Cellists such as Andres Diaz, Laurence Lesser, Anton Kuerti, Hans Jorgen-Jensen, Desmond Hoebig, and Ron Leonard.
One highlight of her career has been performing for the composer Krzystof Penderecki at the Morningside Music bridge international music program in Gdansk Poland, performing movements from his Divertimento for solo Cello. Jenny continues to be an active performer, teacher, and session musician working remotely and traveling.
expect to receive individualized support with your musical goals. I work to understand how each of my students learn best, and motivate them to reach their highest potential. I also believe that learning a new instrument should be fun, so I look for ways to make it enjoyable.
MM - San Francisco conservatory
BM - university of Montreal
performance for Krzysztof Penderecki
teacher (private studio) 2015-2020
You will need a computer or tablet with a webcam and microphone...Read More
You will need a computer or tablet with a webcam and microphone that is connected to a good Internet connection, with a download speed preferably above 25 Mbps, your instrument (of course), and/or any equipment recommended by your teacher prior to the lesson. A link and details on how to join will be included in your booking confirmation email.
Online Lessons are all attended on the Zoom video conferencing platform. After...Read More
Online Lessons are all attended on the Zoom video conferencing platform. After you book, you’ll receive an email confirmation with a link to your upcoming lesson that you’ll join using a web browser or the Zoom app. Lessons use both audio and video, so make sure that you can meet the system requirement before booking a lesson. Online lessons are interactive, so you’ll be able to communicate with your teacher, ask questions, and comment as much as you like.
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Lessons can be canceled or rescheduled directly on the platform using the cancel/reschedule function in the Booked Lesson section of your Dashboard at least 24 hours before the lesson time. If you need to cancel a lesson, do so by clicking on the “Cancel” button on your booked lesson and your teacher will be notified automatically.
You can always think ahead and get a few things ready before...Read More
You can always think ahead and get a few things ready before your lessons. Make sure to tune your instrument before the lesson. Bring à a notepad and anything you might need to write down notes. We strongly recommend testing your video conference settings at least 15 min before each lesson to avoid any unwanted technical issues during the lesson.
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