Connor Cornick is a professional cellist and teacher from Halifax, Nova Scotia. Connor completed his undergraduate studies at Acadia University and is a recent graduate of Memorial University where he completed his M.Mus in cello performance. Connor has extensive performing experience, both solo and in ensembles, and has been teaching for 9+ years. He has held positions with several private institutions, non-profit groups, and has also taught through the Halifax Regional School Board. While primarily a cellist, Connor also teaches violin and has taken advanced pedagogy courses in this area.
Connor enjoys performing in both chamber groups and orchestras and has been an active member of a number of youth and community groups throughout his career both as a performer and as a teacher. While studying in St. Johns, Newfoundland, Connor also held a seat with the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra for two years. Connor is an avid believer in music as a tool for creative and personal growth and strives to help his students on their own musical journey.