About Kristiana

Kristiana McCombs Arnwine is an East Knoxville based pianist, cellist, and vocalist. She offers private music lessons and performs for a wide range of events, including weddings, parties, receptions, and more. An experienced and enthusiastic musician, Kristiana brings creativity and care to each lesson and performance. She has won numerous musical awards and scholarships and has served as principal cellist for a number of orchestras and ensembles. Her studio has been home to young children and adults alike, and she is inspired by Suzuki, Orff, and Kodaly training in her teaching. Kristiana grew up in Illinois and enjoyed private training, orchestra, and choir opportunities there, but moved south in 2013 to receive her Bachelor's of Music Education and Bachelor's of Cello Performance at Lee University in Cleveland, Tennessee. She fell in love with the beautiful scenery and culture of Tennessee and is thrilled to be performing and teaching music lessons in East Knoxville.

Kristiana offers private piano, cello, and voice lessons at her home studio in East Knoxville. She works with a wide age range of students from four-year-olds to adults, and she enjoys teaching complete beginners as well as intermediate and advanced players.

Kristiana also offers online lessons for piano, cello, and voice. Whether you choose online music lessons for health reasons or simply for the convenience of learning in your own home, Kristiana is familiar with utilizing technology to create a productive and personable online learning experience.

Kristiana is an experienced performer capable of diverse musical styles and custom song requests for your events. Whether you are interested in classical or modern styles, Kristiana will work with you to create the perfect musical ambience for your event. Click here to hear some of Kristiana's performances.

Work with Kristiana

To find out more about working with me as a music teacher or booking me as a performer for your event, please email me at I look forward to hearing about your musical vision and helping you achieve your goals!