Chelsea McGough

Session Cellist, Arranger

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Hello! I'm a Nashville-based session and touring cellist. I've most recently played with Copeland, Gungor, Needtobreathe, and a host of indie singers and songwriters. While I love enhancing other people's music, I'm also passionate about writing, composing, and producing my own music too.

Even though I'm classically trained, I am well versed in multiple genres. I've also co-written several scores for indie films and many of my tracks have been successful on micro licensing sites.

The string parts I write and play are simple, tasteful, and executed quickly, matching them to fit your vision for the song.

I can track a part already written out or I can write and arrange the parts myself.

I can't wait to work with you in bringing your songs to life!

Tell me about your project and how I can help, through the 'Contact' button above.

Reviews (2)

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  1. Review by Greg Johnson
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    Absolutely wonderful playing and her audio quality was fantastic as well. She has a wonderful feel and keen sense of melody.

  2. Review by Joshua Spacht
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    No need to look any further. If you're in need of cello overdubs from a reputable and well-rounded musician, Chelsea should really be your choice. She can read notation, improvise, play expressively. And, she uses high-quality preamps and microphones on top of it all! She treats each project like an artist, not a "process". Exceptional work!

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Hold This Place by Chelsea McGough and Adrian Walther

I was the cellist and co-producer in this production

Gear Highlights
  • DPA 4099C
  • AKG C414
  • Apogee
  • Logic X
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