Rebecca Zimmerman

REBECCA ZIMMERMAN began studying piano at four and cello at ten. Throughout her early development as a cellist, she studied with several teachers, including Dajing Yang, Jim Wilson of the Shanghai Quartet, and Neal Cary, principal cellist of the Richmond Symphony. Zimmerman graduated from the Cleveland Institute of Music with a Bachelor of Music in […]

Beth Vanderborgh

Cellist BETH VANDERBORGH enjoys a rich and varied career as a soloist, chamber musician, orchestral musician, and pedagogue. She serves as Associate Professor of Cello at the University of Wyoming and as principal cellist of the Cheyenne Symphony Orchestra. She is a founding member of the acclaimed Stanislas Sextet, based in Nancy, France, and tours […]

Marta Simidtchieva

MARTA SIMIDTCHIEVA is the Professor of Cello at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE) and a native of Bourgas, Bulgaria, where she began the cello at an early age and studied at the Bulgarian State Academy of Music. Upon the completion of her degree, she performed with the New Symphony Orchestra in Sofia until her path […]