Music City Strings Academy is excited to offer cello with acclaimed instructor Meg Risso.  Meg has been a dedicated educator for well over a decade and fostering confidence through education has been the driving force and focus of her life.  A native of Seattle, Washington, Meg is new to the Nashville area and is looking forward to teaching the cello students of Middle Tennessee. 


  • Available to children from ages 3 – 18.

  • Students attend a private lesson and group class each week.

  • Students participate in three recitals throughout the school term

    • Fall Group Recital

    • Winter Solo Recital

    • Spring Group Recital

  • Students participate in the Nashville Area Music Teachers Association (NAMTA) Performance Auditions

  • Meg is a degreed professional offering classical training utilizing the Suzuki pedagogy

Music City Strings Academy


Music City Strings Academy provides a high-quality Suzuki music education program in Middle Tennessee.  We offer instruction in violin, viola, and cello for Preschool through High School students.  The program curriculum includes private lessons, group classes, recitals, music theory education, participation in performance competitions, and additional performing.  Most importantly, our program provides children the means to become confident, sensitive and beautiful artists.