CJ Point

CJ Point was born and raised in Sioux Falls, South Dakota and currently resides in Minneapolis. He holds Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Cello Performance from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, studying under Tanya Remenikova. He also currently serves as Principal Cellist for the St. Cloud Symphony as well as the Mississippi Valley Orchestra. CJ has a passion for teaching cello students as well as coaching chamber groups from all backgrounds, ages, and experience levels. He believes wholeheartedly that both of these are fantastic avenues to improve technique, improve musicianship and foster enjoyment in making music a part of one’s life.





Wednesday through Sunday


Geographic areas served: 15 mile radius of midtown Minneapolis and will consider other areas.

CJ is also available for Special Occasion Music. 


  • $40 /half hour lesson and $70 /hour lesson @Opus
  • $45/half hour lesson and $80 /hour lesson in-home lesson
  • $45 /half hour lesson and $80 /hour lesson @ Flock Minneapolis on Tuesdays

Attendance Policy

It is preferred that students give at least 48 hours notice if a lesson needs to be cancelled. Lessons cancelled after that time will not be refunded. CJ will make every effort to ensure that missed lessons be made up.