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Christina T.

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Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Christina T.

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I am a passionate cellist performing across Texas as well as a string educator. One of my favorite things to do is help students grow into confident musicians.

About Christina

Hi! My name is Christina and I am a cellist of over 22 years. I am a passionate cello instructor teaching for over a decade to many students apart of school programs as well as in my private cello studio. I am the proud of owner and founder of Cello Vida, a string ensemble performing for weddings a

Thomas L.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $32
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese, English
  • Awarded Casals Cello Scholarship from UC Santa Barbara
  • Bachelor's of Music - Cello Performance from UC Santa Barbara
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Thomas L.

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I have over five years of experience teaching students of all levels, ages 5 - 72. I tailor my lessons to the specific goals and needs of each individual student. Whether you are a complete beginner or an advanced student, I will strive to provide you with strong fundamentals while helping you discover the joy of playing the cello!

About Thomas

I am a professional cellist with a Bachelor's of Music in Cello Performance from UC Santa Barbara. In addition to my studies at UC Santa Barbara, I have performed in masterclasses for Yo-Yo Ma, the Danish String Quartet, and Enrico Pace. I have also performed orchestral, chamber, and solo cello m

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Christopher
Thomas gave lessons to my daughter and I have never been happier with her improvement over the past two months. He was a great help during my daughter's honor orchestra auditions.
Blake
My cello lessons with Thomas were some of the most fun experiences I've had with music. He is incredibly clear and encouraging. He helped me discover the joy of playing the cello, and I am forever grateful for that!
Jessica
Thomas was incredibly flexible and punctual with our lesson times. Through three years of lessons with Thomas, I was able to develop key technical skills and confidence in my playing. He takes his time when I run into difficult passages and is incredibly encouraging. Definitely recommend!
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Jamie R.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Italian, French
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Bachelor of Music - Voice Performance from Syracuse University
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Jamie R.

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Correct left hand placement, pitch accuracy, correct bow grip, how to bow, review of school music and basic scales, how to read bass clef, etc.

About Jamie

In 2019, Ms. R. sang Norma in Bellini’s Norma at the Bruno Walter Auditorium, Lincoln Center, and made her professional recital debut “Love and Music” at the National Opera Center featuring art song, opera and musical theater. Her recent roles include Wellgunde in Das Rheingold (Wagner), Giulietta

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Hello, my daughter has been taking piano lessons from Jamie since she was 7. She is now 10. Under Jamie’s tutelage, my daughter has gone from a shy little girl playing plunk plunk plunk to a beaming with enthusiasm pianist playing Queen’s Bahamian Rhapsody at the yearly piano recital. For four weeks, Jamie and my daughter tore through 4 sections of the Rhapsody that Jamie had modified for her. It was amazing to see the dedication of Jamie and the interest and fun in my daughter. At the recital she was fantastic and what a smile. Jamie is a very accomplished artist and piano teacher, she focuses my daughter on good piano techniques while having fun. For example, while Jamie taught my daughter to play songs she also focused my daughter to read music rather than memorize the music, My daughter was able to transform this training into playing other musical instruments. At eight she took up the flute and quickly moved into advanced band. While I focused on the accomplishments of my daughter as any proud parent would do, the foundation of her success began with the training she received from Jamie. Jamie has taught my daughter for three years and we are going to keep coming – until my daughter grows up and leaves for college.
Mieke
Jamie is compassionate, erudite, & challenges you. She knows how to push you, but, simultaneously, always has your back. I look forward to my lesson every week.
Shawna
My daughter really enjoys having Jamie as her teacher! Since she was 6 she has gained confidence and appreciation for the guitar. Jamie is patient and has been terrific with guidance and keeping her interested through the lessons. We wouldn’t want anyone else!

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Rachel R.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
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Rachel R.

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Hi, I'm Rachel. I just graduated from the Eastman School of Music at the University of Rochester this May, with my Bachelor's degree in Cello Performance. This summer I relocated to the Philadelphia area, which is where I am originally from. I have been playing cello since I was five years old & I have experience with the Suzuki method as well as other approaches. I teach music theory and give private cello lessons to students of all ages and levels. While my background is in classical music, my goal is to help my students master any piece of music they are excited about. I am so excited to share my love for the cello with any and all potential students.

About Rachel

Hi, I'm Rachel. I just graduated from the Eastman School of Music this May with my Bachelor's degree in Cello Performance. This summer I relocated to the Philadelphia area, which is where I am originally from. I have been playing cello since I was five years old & I have experience with the Suzuki

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Frederic R.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, French, Italian, German
  • Awarded USC Thornton Strings Department Concerto Competition (first prize) from USC Thornton School of Music
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Frederic R.

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Cello, theory, chamber music

About Frederic

I have been teaching cello for over 10 years. I grew up in Switzerland and stayed there until my Masters' degree, then went on to study at the University of Southern California (Doctorate of Musical Arts 2015). I recently moved to the Bay Area, where I have had the chance to play with renowned loca

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Jake C.
Great first lesson
Sophie R.
Learning a lot and having fun doing it!
Mihwa N.
Very good!!

Jeffrey W.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks french
  • Teaches students Male: 6 and up; Female: 5 and up
  • BM in orchestral performance from Loyola University New Orleans
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Jeffrey W.

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A fun easy going learning environment that's filled with knowledge to incorporate as you learn more. In the lesson, you are expected to always listen to your sound because you will begin to understand the note vibration and intervals that make up the components

About Jeffrey

Hello! I'm excited to all of you who have made it to my profile. I am a classically trained cellist from New Orleans who is ecstatic to teach anyone who is interested and loves the cello! I started playing cello in the 4th grade after a reading a book about a blind man playing the cello. I join

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Amber W.
He creates a great learning environment and helps a lot with things and you will benefit greatly from taking lessons from him.
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Jared
I met Jeffrey after one of his performances at Loyola University and hired him to give my son lessons. He is really passionate with his teaching and seems quite knowledgable on the subject of classical cello. Would definitely recommend him to any individuals or parents looking to hire a cello teacher out there.

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Average Cost of Cello Lessons in Birmingham, AL

The average cost of 60-minute cello lessons in Birmingham is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $140 per hour.
30 min
$42 average
45 min
$58 average
60 min
$71 average

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"Bijan is an excellent teacher. He is truly a professional; very knowledgeable and attentive. He is also patient with the young ones. I highly recommend him!"
Michelle
Took Cello lessons from Bijan Z.
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"I'm learning so much, and Maria is so delightful and clear in her directions!"
Layla
Took Cello lessons from Maria D.
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"Today was my first lesson and I left feeling all the more educated and on the road to improvement, as I had hoped. Chris was very friendly, knowledgeable, communicated well, and I felt at ease. I also love his flexibility. All around what i am needing in a teacher."
Barbara
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"It's been so fun taking lessons from Jessica. She is interested in finding out the student's learning method and tailors the lessons accordingly. I'm on week 3 and I'm enjoying myself so much! I was a little nervous about taking lessons through Skype, but she's been able to teach me almost seamlessly, of course there's some difficulties because she can't get a 360 view of how I'm playing, but that's something we can accommodate to."
Raquel
Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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"Jessica is forever patient with us and our techie issues. She is a great teacher as well, and has helped my 8th grader love playing her cello! She keeps things moving, while also paying attention to those little details that make all the difference in performance, like bow hold, fingerings, length of up bow and down bow, and many other little things. Thank you again, Jessica!"
Gabi
Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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"Erin is an awesome teacher. Jazmin, my daughter,has been playing cello for almost 2 years and was having a rough time,losing interest and motivation.Erin was of tremendous help.She immediately connected with my daughter,who needed a little push to keep going after we moved to a rural area and she left her friends behind,got her motivated again to start playing and now she is back at school where she will be part of the orchestra once again. Thank you very much for all your help,Erin!"
Mercedes
Took Cello lessons from Erin C.
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"Excellent, excellent teacher

I've been taking cello lessons from Bijan for about 2 years now, and his instruction has caused me take a greater appreciation for music on the whole. Cello is my first instrument and I was worried that, as an adult player just starting out, I'd have to hunt around for an effective teacher. I was very, very lucky in getting Bijan as my teacher. His credentials are unmatched and his talent across multiple musical styles is amazing. Any question you have, from instrument choice to deep music theory, he has an answer for. He has also been incredibly patient with me, even when I seemed frustrated and ready to give up. I probably would have if it had not been for his encouragement and help. Bijan would absolutely be my first choice for anyone in the San Diego area wanting to learn music."
David
Took Cello lessons from Bijan Z.
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"Jessica is an awesome teacher for my 8th grader. She has an excellent lesson plan which she has catered to my daughters skill level. Jessica is flexible in helping her learn school assigned music pieces and has given her the one on one attention and tips that she was lacking with school orchestra. The online classes have been easy and convenient. I'm so glad we signed up."
Alayna
Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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"Tuto fills the hour lesson with amazing pointers. Recommend highly."
Peter
Took Cello lessons from Pecos S.
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"Nicholas was very detailed in his explanations, as well as, patient."
Chad
Took Cello lessons from Nicholas H.
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