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Christopher Hutton is an avid performer, Professor of Cello at Furman University in Greenville, SC, and the cellist of the Poinsett Piano Trio. He has recorded for New Zealand’s Concert FM, Germany’s SWF Radio, and Albany Classics. He plays on a cello made by John Betts in c. 1795.
Originally from New Zealand, Christopher attended high school in the Washington, DC area, and was the Jacqueline Du Pre scholar at the Levine School of Music. A graduate of Boston University and the University of Rochester’s Eastman School of Music, Christopher’s main teachers were Vsevolod Lezhnev, Leslie Parnas, Paul Katz, and Steven Doane. Christopher taught at the University of Rochester, the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and the University of Delaware before arriving at Furman University in 2003. At Furman, he teaches cello, chamber music, and courses in music history and literature.