Carlyn Kessler

Carlyn Kessler is an actively performing cellist and teacher in the Bay Area. She recently relocated from Cleveland, where she wrote for She holds an M.M in Cello Performance from the Cleveland Institute of Music.

Articles By This Author

Carlyn Kessler - June 18, 2019

The North Bay orchestra gives a satisfying concert featuring local talent.

Carlyn Kessler - October 31, 2017

An airy afternoon of dances and a Bach concerto ends with Bartók’s spirited and spooky Divertimento.

Carlyn Kessler - October 16, 2017

The rapport between conductor and orchestra leads to powerful but unfussy performances.

Carlyn Kessler - September 20, 2017

Amit Peled’s recital embraced the audience in a way that was genuinely intimate and unforced.