CLU Music Programs & Events


Joyce Geeting


Joyce Geeting, as a solo cellist and chamber musician, has performed in many concerts throughout the United States and Europe. Her credits include televised solo performances in Europe and the U.S., periodic live broadcasts as soloist and member of Descanso Players, solo cellist and faculty member for the American Institute of Musical Studies in Austria, touring Western Europe with the Collegium String Quartet, solo cellist with festivals in Austria and Italy, and guest artist with symphonies throughout the United States. She has performed in hundreds of symphony concerts, opera performances and recordings throughout Los angeles as a freelance musician.

In addition to her performances, she aids young cellists in their musical development. She has numerous award-winning students as well as former students who are professionals throughout the U.S., in Europe, and South Africa. She has served on the faculties at Cornell College, University of Wisconsin/Oshkosh, University of Redlands, and currently teaches at California Lutheran University. She holds a Doctoral of Musical Arts Degree in Performance and Pedagogy from the University of Oregon.