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Dr. Seth Russell has a broad range of teaching experience with ages ranging from young students to adults, and experience levels ranging from beginners to doctorate students. He taught with the UT Austin String Project for the past two years in Austin, TX, and currently teaches privately in Vacaville, CA.
In 2015-2016 Seth was the Visiting Assistant Professor of Cello at University of Memphis' Rudi E Scheidt School of Music. At UM he performed and taught with the Ceruti Quartet and lead the cello studio. In 2016 he taught at the Interlochen Arts Camp with the Abbiocco Quartet through Interlochen's Quartet Fellowship Program. During a tour of Taiwan in 2015 with the Oceanus Quartet, Seth taught and coached students in Puli, Taichung, and Taipei, Taiwan.
Seth has taught privately in his hometown of Greenville, SC as well as in Boston, MA, and Austin, TX. In Boston, he also taught at the EKS Music School in Quincy, MA and at MusiConnects in Roslindale, MA.
His quartet at New England Conservatory, the Mercury String Quartet, was chosen for the pilot “QuartetUtopia” program, in which the quartet designed a grant funded project to teach chamber music to school children in Somerville, MA. Their work with El Sistema Somerville involved private lessons, orchestra, and chamber coachings.