Christine Mello

Christine Mello

Resident Artist – Cello

Christine MelloChristine is a cellist and educator passionate about bringing the power and beauty of classical music to wider and more diverse audiences. A graduate of Temple University (studio) Curtis Institute of Music, Mello studied with luminaries Orlando Cole (“Art of the Bow” and founding member, The Curtis Quartet) and Metta Watts (New School of Music). Mello performs a range of musical styles on diverse stages in Europe and America; her orchestral experience includes performances with the Allentown, Williamsport, Lancaster, and Mid-Atlantic Symphonies, the Jubilate Deo Orchestra, the Atlantic Coast Opera Festival, and principal cellist for the Jersey Shore Pops. Mello has been featured on albums by artists including Gemini Wolf, Mikronesia, and The A Sides, and has played venues throughout the East Coast of the United States and Western Europe for touring artists.