Welcome to Cello in the Park

Melanie Jones Cellist
Melanie Jones Cellist

The official website of Melanie Dawn Jones, musician. Melanie is a professional cellist and is based in Tain near Inverness, Scottish Highlands, UK.

Melanie offers/specialises in:

  • Performance (Solo & Ensemble)
  • Lessons in Cello, Piano and beginning Violin
  • An Online Cello Course called, “Learn Cello from the Beginning!” (see below)
  • Musicianship: Dalcroze Eurhythmics/Kodaly Approach
  • Music for Special Occasions, including weddings, functions, church services & corporate receptions/events
  • Arranging of Music
  • Composition


Contact Details


0790 661 4526


Info for Students & Prospective Students

See below for more about Melanie, what she has created, and some of her current plans:

  • Melanie’s Facebook page: Private Lessons (Ross-shire) 
  • Member of the Musicians Union for over 10 years
  • Click this link for details on “Learn Cello from the Beginning!” (Set 1) available on Udemy, containing 14 cello tutorial videos (samples from 2 videos below)
  • See Melanie’s teaching style in this sample from Cello Tutorial 1
  • Melanie incorporating Solfege while teaching Cello in this sample from Cello Tutorial 4
  • Support Videos for Cellists – 18 videos addressing common problems in ‘Cello-playing (coming soon)
  • Melanie’s membership and profile with Club Hub, UK
  • Musician in the Spotlight on Melanie’s musical journey, published by Lark Music (Lark Music Insurance)
  • Video for cellists on improving scales: Scales on the Cello
  • Melanie’s membership with the Musicians Directory, UK
  • Relaxation track for Cello & Piano on Youtube