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.
Category Archives: cello duets
Traditional Christmas Carols for string duets are more challenging that the set for solo instrument and optional piano. Four of the five carols are in the key of F. Joy to the World is in the key of D Major. … Continue reading
All of the Duet Set carols have a demonstration video. You can listen to O Little Town of Bethlehem, Away in a Manger, While Shepherds Watch Their Flocks by Night, Hark! the Herald Angels Sing and Joy to the World. … Continue reading
Op. 126 is a collection of 22 short duets for two cellos. The pieces are musical and fun to play. The top part can be played in first position. The lower part is more demanding, but very accessible. A number … Continue reading
I recently finished recording all 22 of the duets. Each duet has a separate video for top and bottom parts. For the top parts, I stayed in first position as examples for online students. The lower parts I was more … Continue reading
Ave Maria Enjoy!
The videos for the new duet arrangements are available. Click to see O Little Town of Bethlehem, While Shepherds Watch Their Flocks, Away in A Manger, Hark! The Herald Angels Sing, and Joy to the World. Thank-you Josephine!
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!
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.
I have over 100 new teaching videos as a result of online lessons. Here is one of me checking a duet part. Now it is possible to be in a room alone and play duets.