Jonathan Velsey

VelseyHeadshot (1)Jonathan Velsey  jonathan.velsey@apsva.us BA, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, MM, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, Professional Studies in Education, University of Virginia, Falls Church. A native of Washington, D.C., Jonathan Velsey has been teaching strings at Barrett since 2004.  As a professional cellist, he has performed as a solo, chamber and orchestral musician in the US and overseas.  A resident of Takoma Park, Maryland, he is currently an active freelance musician in the greater Washington area. As a teacher, Mr.Velsey has had a private cello studio since 1996 and served as cello section and chamber music coach for the AYP Orchestras program for a number of years.  He has taught group cello from Pre-K through grade 6 at Levine Music and Arts Summer Camps since 1999.  Mr. Velsey has led cello workshops for Arlington County Instrumental Music teachers and is currently on the cello faculty at Levine Music.

Courses

  • Music (Orchestra) - Grade 4
  • Music (Orchestra) - Grade 5