Gregory A. Kinat: Cello

Baldwin Wallace Conservatory of Music  •  The Dana School of Music at Youngstown State University

Gregory A. Kinat graduated from Baldwin Wallace Conservatory of Music in 2001. Immediately following, he was awarded a full ride plus stipend to attend The Dana School of Music at Youngstown State University.

While attending YSU, he performed with Youngstown Symphony and other area semi-professional orchestras. He also started teaching at Thiel College as the cello professor and was there for two and a half years. In 2004 he graduated with a Masters in Cello Performance. In 2007, he was awarded a Tuition Waiver to attend Ball State University to earn a doctorate in Cello Performance and Music Education.

He completed two years of academic work before leaving to perform on a cruise ship with a string quartet. Since that time he has taken several major auditions and continues to gig and teach in the Northeast Ohio region. Mr. Kinat has taught in both public and private schools for over 5 years. Greg enjoys teaching music and believes to meet each student at his/her level.