6 Best Student Cellos | December 2016
Got a budding Yo-Yo Ma or Jacqueline du Pré in the family? Then encourage his or her talent with one of these student cellos. We've included models priced right for beginners through to some for those who are a little more accomplished and committed to the instrument. Skip to the best student cello on Amazon.
The Merano MC100BK is a unique black color that's perfect for the less conventional musician. It also comes with a metro tuner with a visual metronome for fast and accurate adjustments. But it takes a while to set up.
- comes with a music book stand
- includes a well-padded case
- pegs can be hard to turn
|Rating||4.1 / 5.0|
The Cremona SC-200 boasts impeccable workmanship and an oiled neck for a better feel when playing. The included bow is also well-balanced, which is especially important for young players with weaker arms.
- lightweight composite tailpiece
- wide pegs turn smoothly
- a-string is a bit strident
|Rating||4.2 / 5.0|
The D'Luca MC100-4/4 has stunning maple wood on the back, neck and sides that your student will be proud to hold in his or her recitals. The company also thoroughly inspects every instrument before sending it out.
- incl. tuner clamps onto the bridge well
- tall bottom piece prevents scuffs
- included bow isn't the highest quality
|Rating||4.2 / 5.0|
The Cecilio CCO-100 features a crack-proof spruce top to help it survive being lugged between school, home and music classes. It also comes with a sturdy stand that conveniently folds up for transport.
- delivers a warm sound
- very easy to set up
- cello teacher approved
|Rating||4.5 / 5.0|
The Crescent 4/4 Beginner boasts an extra strong alloy tailpiece with four built-in fine tuners to help young cellists learn to perfect their craft. Plus the wood stick bow has genuine horsehair for professional-sounding music.
- comes with an extra set of strings
- entire cello is well constructed
- great value for under $200
|Rating||4.8 / 5.0|
The D Z Strad 101 pack includes everything your young musician needs to start practicing, including the cello, bow, prelude strings and rosin. It also boasts a genuine ebony fingerboard and fittings.
- a hard-carved chin rest and pegs
- gorgeous bright wood
- arrives tuned and ready to play
|Brand||D Z Strad|
|Rating||4.6 / 5.0|