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Thank you for finding my site. I am a mom, stepmom, grandma, and cellist on four Grammy-nominated projects including the Hogwarts Legacy video game. I am also the cellist for the Book of Mormon videos and the Lamb of God Concert Film. Please subscribe to my YouTube channel to help me bring you more music!


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Nicole Pinnell is a master cellist with an exceptional ability to capture emotion and tell stories through music. Her first solo album charted on Billboard and she is the cello soloist on four Grammy-nominated projects.*


Nicole is the cello soloist on a dizzyingly diverse array of projects. Sacred projects near to her heart include the Lamb of God: Concert Film, the Book of Mormon videos on, and the Come, Come Ye Saints sound print heard across the globe. She is also the cello soloist on hundreds of film scores and albums and is the cello soloist on some of the best scores in the video game industry including the Hogwarts Legacy, Lord of the Rings Online, and Honor of Kings video games. Her rock playing has been featured by Aerosmith in their Deuces are Wild show in Vegas and also live with the heavy metal band Disturbed



(More videos in the videos tab)


Hogwarts Legacy Video Game:

Honor of Kings:

Lamb of God:

Nathan Pacheco:

Sarah Brough Blomquist:

***Nicole's Billboard charting solo album is Away in a Manger, a Cello Christmas.

***Other Billboard-charting solo albums include: Higher with Nathan Pacheco and albums with Mat and Savanna and Gentri. 

***Nicole's solos on Grammy-nominated projects include:

2023: Hogwarts Legacy. Chuck E. Myers "Sea," J Scott Rakozy, Peter Murray

2019: Atmosphere. Kaskade

2013: Fire and Ice. Kaskade

2012: Wish Upon a Star. Jenny Oaks Baker

Nicole Pinnell Cellist
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