A DEDICATED TEACHER
18 years teaching cello and a lot of personal research...
Marianne's method is based on posture, movement, breathing, self confidence, awareness in order to build a good cello technique and performance attitude. It is inspired by various method, like Alexander tecnics, Feldenkrais, Sophrology, Yoga. Some students call it the "cello therapy".
“The better you use yourself, the better you will play.” Pedro de Alcantara
Marianne's work is an alliance of the mind and the body. She try to free the movement in order to let the music speak. She also works with cellists dealing with injuries, helping them finding the cause of their pain and to making the changes for strong, healthy and pain free playing.
Marianne teaches any level, any age, the only thing that matters to her is the motivation of her students.
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