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Popular Cello Teachers Near Middle Village

Jay T.

New York, NY
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Michael P.

New York, NY
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Laura C.

New York, NY
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Jay T. New York, NY

I teach students of all ages. My current students range from age 8-60.

About Jay

Jay recently graduated from Rice University's Shepherd School of Music where he received his Master's degree under the study of Norman Fischer. Prior to his studies at Rice, he attended Vanderbilt University and the Colburn School of Performing Arts in Los Angeles. He has attended various summer programs including the Henry Mancini Institute, Colorado College Music Festival and the Tanglewood Music Center.

Jay has been privileged to perform under some of the world's leading conductors, including James Levine, Bernard Haitink, André Previn, Sir Andrew Davis, Raphael Frühbeck de Bergos, Oliver Knussen, Herbert Bloomstedt and John Williams. He has also played in master classes for several esteemed artists, such as Yo-Yo Ma, Ronald Leonard, Richard Aaron, ...

Michael P. New York, NY

I am a New York State Certified Music Educator and Cellist. I have been teaching privately for over 10 years and currently run a Strings Orchestra program in Brooklyn for the New York City Department of Education. I love teaching and hope you consider joining my studio!

About Michael

Beginning his cello instruction at the age of 8, Michael spent the majority of his early years under the guidance of Nancy Hambleton-Torrente, current director of music for the Yorktown public school districts in Westchester county. During his undergraduate years, he attended Colgate University where he received a B.A. in both Music and Psychology. While at Colgate, Michael had the privilege of studying with cellist Florent Renard-Payen, founder and director of the esteemed Tarob Cello Ensemble. Upon graduation, Michael continued his studies at Montclair State University where he received an Artist Diploma in performance. Under the guidance of Nicholas Tzavaras of the Shanghai String Quartet, Michael performed two solo recitals for the John J. Cali School of Music before further pursuing ...

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Kristin W. January 24, 2014
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Michael is great

Having a student like me, who's schedule is constantly shifting last minute, is no easy feat, but Mike manages it flawlessly.

As a beginner cello student but with some musical background, Michael has been great at adjusting lessons to my particular needs and helping me get on my way to being a better musician.

He's always incredibly patient - which with an easily distracted student as myself - is beyond commendable. He's easy going and professional in his teaching, and I would recommend him to any aspiring cellists, whatever their age or level.
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Andrea M. January 5, 2014
Cello
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Flawless teacher

Michael is hands down the best teacher I have ever had. Dealing with me as a student is not easy due to my schedule and lack of focus, Michael is always calm, cool and professional with a great sense of Humor. I HIGHLY recommend him for anyone any age as a teacher.
Thank you Michael for always being cool and teaching me things I never thought I could learn.
Laura C. New York, NY

I emphasize a physically relaxed and technically accurate approach to cello playing so that students are free to create music without limitations or physical discomfort.
Though playing an instrument takes hard work, it should be a fun and enjoyable experience too! We will work together to ensure that you are learning pieces that interest you and inspire you to reach the next level. By the end of each lesson you will know what to work on for the week and exactly how to practice in order to achieve the most effective results.

Students will learn the fundamentals of music theory and history while focusing on improving their technical facility on the cello. Students also work towards building their comfort with the instrument by practicing increasingly complex exercises and repertoire.

Lessons will be highly interactive and geared towards your personal goals as an aspiring cellist.

About Laura

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I am a classically trained cellist in NYC and the founder of the Palestrina String Quartet. I am currently working towards a master's degree in cello performance at a top NYC conservatory. In addition to performing chamber music, I love to teach cello lessons to aspiring musicians of all ages! My musical aspirations stem from an undying love of music and my wish to share this with others. I am friendly, cheerful, energetic, and very patient, which creates an easy atmosphere for students to tackle the challenges of mastering the cello.

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I emphasize a physically relaxed and technically accurate approach to cello playing so that students are free to create music without limitations or physical discomfort.
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Erica Q.

Brooklyn, NY
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Flavio G.

New York, NY
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Nick A.

Flushing, NY
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Erica Q. Brooklyn, NY

I'm classically trained and write original compositions heard in film and TV, most recently Veronica Mars. I love to help beginning to intermediate students develop good solid technique on this beautiful instrument. I use the Suzuki method so we can focus on tone, intonation and developing good habits before delving into sight reading and music theory. I start with classical compositions but we can explore music if you're interested in learning to improvise or play with rock, folk, jazz or other musical situations.

About Erica

I produce and record my own and others' music which can be heard extensively in film and TV, has been toured internationally, and received international press recognition. I play and teach several instruments and genres of music and take your tastes and learning style into utmost consideration. I always begin with practical exercises to develop technique, then we can focus on playing the music you love.

To vocal students I will teach exercises that develop technique and allows you to explore your voice. I will help you learn to make sounds you love. Singing is created by breath and muscles which we have full access to. Anyone can learn with proper focus, care and practice. I can also help you with recording and microphone technique as this is my area of expertise!

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Renee M. November 5, 2014
Violin · In studio
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Erica rocks. My 8-year-old daughter looks forward to every lesson with her and we love her different approach on teaching geared to a person individually which is less rigorous and more appealing to my kid.
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Abby P. October 3, 2014
Singing · In studio
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Excellent, supportive and enthusiastic teacher! Already signed up for more lessons.
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Sarah H. September 26, 2014
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So good! Yay Erica
Flavio G. New York, NY

All levels are welcome. I make learning fun, and also self-fulfilling.

About Flavio

Cello lessons in the comfort of your own home!
I'm a cellist from Spain. I have been teaching cello for more than 10 years.
All levels are welcome. I make learning fun, and also self-fulfilling.
Contact me for more information or to get scheduled for your first cello lesson!
About me:
Flavio graduated from Oviedo Superior Conservatory of Music(CONSMUPA), where he received his Bachelor's of music with major in performance, under the study of Viguen Sarkissov (Moscow Virtuosi). Aftrer to his studies at Consmupa, he obtained from Oviedo University his Master's in music education.
He has also played in master classes for several esteemed artists, such as Asier Polo, Aldo Mata, Josetxu Obreg�n, Vladimir Atapin, Adolfo Gutierrez, Rafael Ramos.

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Nick A. Flushing, NY

I hope to instill in my students a strong fundamental technique and the knowledge of how music works. I strive for my students to have a rich understanding of what goes into music making and how to learn the discipline and focus that it takes to learn an instrument. I encourage my students to be ambitious and set goals and above all, I believe in teaching about the importance of art music and how absolutely anybody can participate in it.

About Nick

Nick A. is a Cellist and Guitarist from Queens, NYC. Nick is currently studying Cello Performance at the Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College on a full tuition scholarship awarded by the Macaulay Honors Program of CUNY. Nick is currently studying cello with noted pedagogue Marcy Rosen, and has previously studied with renowned teachers such as Marion Feldman at the Manhattan School of Music. As a teacher, Nick believes in developing a strong fundamental technique and incorporating basic music theory and ear training skills to help a student develop into a well-rounded musician. Nick is also a life-long guitarist and specializes in playing in the style of the great blues guitarists such as Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eric Clapton, Duane Allman and Buddy Guy, and has studied and ...

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TakeLessons offers private in-studio and in-home Cello in Middle Village and nearby areas. Learn how to play cello by working with a qualified TakeLessons instructor. Review Middle Village Cello teacher profiles and contact a friendly TakeLessons student counselor by phone or email for assistance with scheduling your Cello lessons.

Whether you are a beginner Cello student, intermediate Cello student, or advanced Cello student, a TakeLessons Instructor can help you learn or enhance your Cello skills. Your choices for a Middle Village Cello instructor come from a variety of backgrounds, making it easy to find one that matches your interests and skill level. Each Cello instructor's specialties are listed on their profile, along with helpful details like teaching style, background, photos, ...

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