Home > The West Music Blog > Quad Cities June 2015 Teacher Feature: Emily Cochran
West Music Blog

The West Music Blog


Subscribe
Quad Cities June 2015 Teacher Feature: Emily Cochran
By West Music Company
6/1/2015 4:32:00 PM
Emily has been teaching since October 2012.  She began playing cello at 8 years old - it was her first instrument. She is from Pittsburg, PA where she went to High School at North Hills HS, and graduated in 2008.  She went on to Augustana College where she received her Bachelors of the Arts.  She majored in German, Swedish, and minored in music.

Emily currently works as sales associate at Video Games Etc.! in Davenport. She most recently played with the Augustana Symphony Orchestra from 08-12.  

Her hobbies and interests include video games and video game collecting, collecting outdated video game formats like laserdisc and CED, and learning about Persian and Caucasian antique rugs and fixing them.  

Her favorite thing about teaching is seeing students solve their own problems, observing long term progress, and playing in small ensembles.

She lived in Lutherstadt-Wittenberg, Germany in 2009.  She traveled around Europe and learned a lot about the different cultures, languages, and modern history.  She was able to see many classical concerts in Vienna and other larger cities.

Click here to get 50% off lesson registration with Emily Cochran through June!




Tags: emily cochran, augustana college, Augustana college symphony, moline
Categories: Conservatory, West Music Quad Cities, Music Advocacy, Music Education
Bookmark and Share

Comments:

No Comments have been submitted.

   
 
Write your own comment
 
  Your name (required):  
   
  Your email address (required):  
     
  Your website address (optional):  
   
  Submit a Picture No larger than 250kb (optional):  
   
  Submit a video via URL (optional):  
   
  Your comments (required):  
   
   
 
Text From Image:
 
   
 
Categories
Band & Orchestra (96)
Classroom Furniture & Equipment (11)
Company Culture (70)
Conservatory (352)
Contests (14)
Drums & Percussion (27)
Extraordinary Associate of the Month (50)
Guitars & Folk (35)
Kids & Movement (25)
Live Sound, Recording & Software (6)
Mariachi (11)
Music Advocacy (56)
Music, Books & Resources (58)
Music Education (100)
Music Therapy (56)
Orff (15)
Pianos, Digital Pianos & Keyboards (23)
Press Releases (18)
Recorders (16)
West Music Cedar Falls (68)
West Music Cedar Rapids/Marion (111)
West Music Coralville (149)
West Music Decorah (5)
West Music Des Moines Piano Gallery (59)
West Music Dubuque (1)
West Music Quad Cities (78)
 
Recent Posts
Why Choose Lessons for Your Child?
  Comments: 0
  Rating: 0 / 0
West Music’s Music Therapy Program Gives Back to Veteran
  Comments: 0
  Rating: 0 / 0
Coralville October 2017 Musician of the Month: Helena Mounce
  Comments: 0
  Rating: 0 / 0
Cedar Rapids October 2017 Musician of the Month: Holly Larson
  Comments: 0
  Rating: 0 / 0
Extraordinary Associate of the Month September 2017: Angela Cox
  Comments: 0
  Rating: 0 / 0
Brass Wind Instrument Care Tips
  Comments: 0
  Rating: 0 / 0
10 Care Tips for Woodwind Instruments
  Comments: 0
  Rating: 0 / 0
Proper Posture Is the Key to Playing for Life
  Comments: 0
  Rating: 0 / 0
Decorah Teacher Feature: Brianne Anderson
  Comments: 0
  Rating: 0 / 0
Decorah October 2017 Musician of the Month: Emma Schmeizer
  Comments: 0
  Rating: 0 / 0
 
Request a catalog to be delivered to your door
REQUEST NOW
McAfee SECURE sites help keep you safe from identity theft, credit card fraud, spyware, spam, viruses and online scams