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Paul Nelson



Paul NelsonCellist Paul Nelson, a Belmont alumnus and current faculty member, was a featured soloist for Gretchen Wilson in 2011. He has performed on national TV shows The Talk and The Tonight Show and has been one of few cellists featured on the Grand Ole Opry. He has shared the stage with Steve Green, Alison Krauss, Ron Block, Jill Phillips, Fernando Ortega, Sean Watkins (of Nickel Creek), Ashley Cleveland, Phil Keaggy, Keith and Kristyn Getty, Mark Slaughter, Twila Paris, FFH, By the Tree, Andrew Peterson, David Huntsinger, Shelley Jennings, Pocket Full of Rocks, Lori Morgan and many others. Paul has recorded with Gretchen Wilson, Jill Phillips, Big Daddy Weave, Barlow Girl, Plumb, Kathy Troccoli, Jeremy Camp, Andrew Peterson, Joel Engle, Kelly Minter, FFH, Jeff Deyo and many others.