Megan Rayl, cellist, enjoys playing for musicals of all genres as well as cabaret shows and contemporary classical concerts. Currently, Megan resides in northern New Jersey and is pursuing a Master of Music in Cello Performance degree while studying under Dr. Tomoko Fujita and Professor Christine Lamprea at Montclair State University in Montclair, New Jersey.  Megan is also the founder and CEO of ARTbeat, a nonprofit organization focused on curating and coordinating art experiences in order to raise money for a variety of causes while highlighting overlooked perspectives and underrepresented communities.

Megan is available for hire as a cellist in NYC and NJ.

Notable collaborations include Rahzel, Jon B, The Cavani String Quartet, The Harlem String Quartet, Seth Parker Woods, and Rhiannon Giddens.

Proud Member

AFM – Local 802

Maestra Music

Society of Composers International

Society of Women in Music

Alpha Psi Omega Theatre Society

Musical Theatre Writers Collective