Jacqueline Robbins has earned the title of Certified Clinical Musician (CCM) and is qualified to play live music
for the benefit of patients at their bedsides in: hospital, hospice, home care, and nursing home settings.


 Jackie Robbins in a Public Television recorded live video clip

Artists for a Cause now offers Jacqueline Robbins as a “Therapeutic Arts” artist to their Arts Foundation offerings:

Therapeutic Arts Programs
We have a some exciting new things happening within our Therapeutic Arts Program!
Jacqueline Robbins, experienced cellist, has graduated from the Clinical Musician Certification Program, offered by Harp for Healing, LLC, which is accredited by the National Standards Board of Therapeutic Musicians. She is now able to continue as a Certified Clinical Musician (CCM), focused on palliative care, while she completes a minimum of the 36 sessions designated for those who are seriously or terminally ill. Donations are much appreciated that are specific to this “healing music” program of live music for the “memory care”, terminally ill, or any group or individual in need of therapeutic music.

The work has been made possible by “The Sheldon and Betty Robbins Fund for Therapeutic Arts.” Jacqueline has worked with A4AC and Hospice in the past producing wonderful, heartwarming results. If you or someone you know would like to contribute to this program, increasing its potential, please contact our office at info@a4ac.org or (772) 419-8778.




Jackie Robbins has moved from Seattle to Jensen Beach, on Hutchinson Island, FL. This is on the Atlantic Ocean in an area called the Treasure Coast. 

Jackie has also recently graduated from the American Standards Board of Therapeutic Musicians Harp for Healing sponsored “Clinical Musician Certification Program. She is now playing as a CERTIFIED CLINICAL MUSICIAN (CCM) with her solo cello at the Intensive Care Unit at St. Lucie Medical Center in Florida. Jackie plays for patients, as well as for their family members and the healthcare staff.

The Treasure Coast Hospice Care patients are also the recipients of her healing music efforts.

She hopes to offer this service privately and to healthcare facilities, including the Palm Beach County Hospice now that she is a CCM.



Cellist Jackie Robbins has relocated to Jensen Beach, Florida. Now residing in Jensen Beach, on the East Coast of Florida, Jackie is offering a wide variety of musical services. She is available for free-lance work ranging from classical to pop, and recordings with or without written parts. Jackie also coaches bass and cello sectionals for youth and community orchestras in preparation for concerts.

The locale for musical ventures is from Miami to Orlando.
Teaching is available privately on the ‘cello and bass, as well as fretless electric bass. Lessons are individualized for young and adult amateurs. Jackie also coaches bass and cello sectionals for youth and community orchestras in preparation for concerts.
In addition, as the founder of STRING RESONANCE, Jackie offers performances for solo cello, duets, trios and string quartets. These casual and special occasion musical ensembles are available for weddings, private and corporate parties, and educational performances. Please email robbins.jacqueline@gmail.com for requests for more information.
NEW offering!! JAZZ COMBO available with small band featuring cello, keyboards, vocal, clarinet, trumpet etc. on jazz standards, big band dance tunes, ballads and popular great sing-a-longs from the Great American Songbook!
Personalized sessions of therapeutic music are available for the cancer care community, terminally ill, memory impaired, disabled or challenged, and the homebound population on the East Coast of Florida. Jackie has graduated from the Clinical Musician Certification Program, offered by Harps for Healing, LLC, and accredited by the National Standards Board for Therapeutic Musicians.


Resume/CV of Jacqueline Robbins:

10680 S. Ocean Dr., Apt.406

Jensen Beach, FL 34957

206-948-7646 (cell) or 772-229-9113 (phone/fax)

Email: robbins.jacqueline@gmail.com (email)

Web: jackierobbins.net


 Cancer Community Outreach Grant”


  • Harps for Healing: Clinical Musician Program
  • The Evergreen State College-Bachelor of Arts
  • Oberlin College & Oberlin Conservatory of Music (student of Richard Kapuschinski)
  • Manhattan School of Music Prep. (David Wells)



Cellist:                                                                                                       1970-2013

  • Seattle Symphony
  • Seattle Opera
  • Pacific Northwest Ballet
  • Auburn Symphony
  • Assistant Principal: Syracuse Symphony
  • Principal Cello: Village Theater, Saratoga Chamber Orchestra, 5th Ave Theater,

Seattle Choral Company                                

  • Orchestra Symphonica de Maricaibo-Venezuela                                             
  • Binghamton Symphony Orchestra
  • Tri-Cities Opera
  • Corning Philharmonic Society
  • Catskill Symphony Orchestra
  • Glimmerglass Opera Orchestra                      
  • Free-lance cellist with Classical string ensembles (weddings, parties, graduations, etc.)
  • Recordings for movies, video games, commercials, folk artists


Back-up cellist in concert performance or recording with artists such as:

Bonnie Raitt, Dave Matthews, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Judy Collins, Jackson Brown, Tony Bennett, Cris Williamson, John Pizzarelli, Mannheim Steamroller, & Lee Oskar


Adjunct Cello Instructor/Performer                                                      1987-2013                                                                           

  • Private Instructor on Cello and Bass
  • New York State Music Camp & Institute
  • Hartwick College, NY
  • Shoreline Community College, WA
  • Cascade Youth Orchestra “Summer Sounds” Music Camp


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