Dylan Rieck

Cellist, Composer, Aranger

Dylan Rieck is a cellist, composer and music teacher, currently residing in Portland, OR. He is available for live and studio cello performance as well as original composition and arranging services. 


  • Accepts students of all ages and skill levels
  • 13 years of teaching experience
  • Emphasizes ear-training, technique, and musicality
  • Competitive pricing: $50 for 60 minute lesson, $30 for 30 minute lesson

Dylan is a passionate teacher who has developed a technical approach that emphasizes knowledge of the 'geography' of the instrument through a comprehensive study of note groupings. Dylan believes that cello study is a great medium through which greater overall music appreciation can be achieved.

To get started with lessons, or to contact about performance & compositional services, please submit your information through the contact form on this site and Dylan will be in touch with you shortly. Thanks!

Live Performance

  • Available to perform at weddings, special events, music festivals, and more
  • Performs as solo cellist or in chamber ensembles
  • Adds depth to bands' or songwriters' live sets

Studio Recording

  • Available for studio recordings
  • Has over 10 years of recording experience on dozens of albums
  • Is well versed in a wide range of musical styles including classical, rock, jazz, country, and folk
  • Collaborates well to enhance each artist's vision


  • Available for original composition and arranging
  • Experience composing for dance collaboration, film, and commercial music
  • Composes in a variety of musical styles

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