Author Archives: miriamtroxler

About miriamtroxler

Miriam Troxler resides in Beaver, Pa, where she runs a private music studio. After graduation from Chatham University, she toured in Europe with the Continental Singers Orchestra as principal cellist. A long time member of Greenville Symphony Orchestra, she is also the founder and musical director of CelloBrationS. Miriam enjoys composing and arranging with several published pieces to date.

Lost Boy

A cello trio arrangement of Lost Boy is available here. There is melodic material in all the parts. The first part requires tenor clef.

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If I Die Young

A new string quartet arrangement of If I Die Young is available here. The melody stays in the first violin part for the arrangement.

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Fall Schedule

Fall Schedule begins Monday, August 31.

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Tenor Clef Class

Tenor Clef Class will be Tuesday’s and Thursday’s from 12:30 to 1:00 from July 7-30 on Zoom. We will be exploring tenor clef through the lens of great cello literature. Register by email.

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Point Contest Results 2020

Congratulations! First, Second and Third Place in each Category. Piano A Grace 156 Megan 148 Kendall 92 Piano B Mauralee 187 Jack 133 Bryce 113 Piano C Philomena 105 Adalynn 99 Margie 87 Piano D Andrew S. 280 Gabriel 272 … Continue reading

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Cello and Piano Music

Several students volunteered to contribute to the Beaver High School TRI-M Instagram page. You can hear Max and Alex playing Hey Jude, Alex playing Wayfaring Stranger, and Jacob playing the Swan. Sounds great!

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Popper Duet 4

I’ve made more duets for my online cello students. Enjoy playing with the melody or the harmony. With the videos, you always have a duet partner even when practicing alone.

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Musical Cats

Charlie is not the only cat who likes music. Teaching online lessons, I’ve met some other musical cats. Charlie is jealous of the cats with front row seats. He’s dreaming about his friends coming back to play. He can’t wait … Continue reading

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Down By the Station

This piece was learned by both partners entirely through remote lessons. Enjoy a virtual video recital of Down By the Station.

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Concerto for 2 violins

This is a rehearsal recording from last spring. The video was taken as the students were preparing for the May recital. As much progress as my students are making working through online lessons, I’m looking forward to having small groups … Continue reading

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