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Brenda L.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaching since 1986
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Brenda L.

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I have over 30 years of experience teaching cello. Every student has different needs; I work with you at whatever point you are at; beginners through advanced students welcome. I have a doctorate in cello. I've played cello all my life; in recent years I have learned (and can teach) 5-string cello, as well.

I recommend lessons 30 minutes in duration for beginners, particularly children. (Adult beginners can choose 30 or 45 minutes.) Students who can play longer pieces definitely need a little longer lesson so we get through everything.

I use Suzuki books for their inexpensive repertoire but I do not teach using the Suzuki method nor do I teach rote playing. I supplement these books with technique materials from Rick Mooney (Position Pieces, Thumb Position) and studies by cellist-composers of the past. If you have an interest in another area of playing, let's talk and find pieces that interest you.

About Brenda

I love teaching cello! I’ve spent 30+ years of my life doing it and I think I’m good at what I do. :) One of the best parts of teaching is connecting you with your dreams. I’m open to teaching music you’ll enjoy playing and I love talking about cello and my love of classical music. I’m happy to hel

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Karen P.
Very patient and encouraging. Good use of imagery to help me achieve and remember correct positions.
Cheryl
GREAT PACE. GOOD EYE FOR BENT FINGERS AND WAYWARD PINKIES!
Jorie
Brenda was very patient. I am a total beginner and she was great! I am excited to practice and see her next session.

Jeff L.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese, Cantonese Chinese, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jeff L.

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Expect to learn the basic of cello and learn how to be a musicians! We would also cover music theory and composition during our time.

About Jeff

An active performer, composer, and teaching artist, Jeff has over 11 year’s experience in music teaching, program innovation, and syllabus development. jeff moved to Rexburg to study music at BYU-Idaho with an emphasis in piano performance and communication in 2012. While he was in college, Je

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Sharron S.
Super rusty me felt pretty comfortable. He doesn't make you feel bad about where you start.
Paul D.
Great teaching ability.
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Robert M.

9 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Bachelor of Music Education from DePauw University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Robert M.

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Our cello lessons cover an array of topics from technique to musicality along with establishing the important connections of mind and body to achieve healthy and sustainable cello playing! I approach every student differently and try my utmost best to cater to every student's need. I have years of experience teaching pre-school age cellists to adults! I look forward to helping anyone achieve music and cello goals!

About Robert

Welcome! My name is Rob and I am professional cellist, string music educator and conductor in the DC Area. I've been playing cello for over 20 years and I have taught various age groups in public school and private studio settings for almost 10 years in Indiana, Philadelphia and Washington DC areas

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Antonio
Rob is a terrific teacher. He covers the fundamentals which my son really needed even though he'd been playing for several years before he started with Rob. Highly recommend.
Rebeca O.
AMAZING TEACHER! VERY CALM PERSON , WITH CLEAR EXPLICATIONS AND SUPER KIND!
is easy to see how the special is, and he did that a very dificult experience (like the 1st day lesson in Chelo is) , like if were something easy to learn!

Thanks Robert!!!
Jeb C.
He is an awesome tutor, and I learn a lot from this lesson. Unlike my previous tutor, he uses his cello to demonstrate things. I would definitely recommend him to anyone who wants to improve at playing the cello.

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Aaron F.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Awarded George Bornoff Music Educator Scholarship from Foundation for Advancement of String Education
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Aaron F.

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Have fun playing the cello! I emphasize beautiful tone and expressive playing. I am a patient teacher. Methodical yet flexible. All ages and levels!!

About Aaron

Professor of Music at Kent State University. Patient and flexible, but also methodical. I am fascinated by the learning process, and I enjoy finding the most effective and enjoyable ways for each student to learn and practice. My students have earned spots in orchestras such as the Cleveland Or

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Cicely J.
Aaron has done a great job. My daughter looks forward to her lesson every week!
Katherine
Aaron spends quality time with our daughter and goes through material that is appropriate for her playing level. We are extremely pleased with his attention to her positioning and bowing. Great thanks to his teaching to help our daughter to work on skills!
Katie
Aaron teaches piano to my 8 year old daughter, Abby. She is shy but loves piano and she very much looks forward to his visits! He customizes her lessons to her skill level and interests. No question he is a serious musician, but he is also laid back and funny which is perfect for young kids as it puts them at ease. Abby is thriving under Aaron's instruction, I'm so glad we found him!
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Steven M.

Teaches Online
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  • Bachelor of Music Composition from Pacific Lutheran University
  • Awarded Outstandning Student from Pierce College Music Department
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Steven M.

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Steven holds a Bachelor of Music with a focus in Music Composition from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, WA. He has been teaching lessons for 5 years.

"When starting with a new student, I work hard to ensure we go over the student's goals and determine where we need to begin in the learning process. From there, I can advise and create a compatible lesson plan specifically designed to each student."

About Steven

Steven Moncado is currently an active composer, instructor, and active member in the music community in Tacoma, Washington and its surrounding areas. His instruments are violin, viola, and cello. He his been playing the violin for 16 years, cello for 12 years, and viola for 3 years respectively. He

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Erin C.

44 Reviews
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  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Erin C.

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I teach beginner cello primarily using the Suzuki books, but supplement with other materials when needed. My students work on scales and rhythm constantly to improve their tone and musicality as well as technique. I teach classical, religious, fiddle, and more. I also teach group ensembles, trios, quartets, and I work with students on their school orchestral and audition pieces.

About Erin

My name is Erin. I am a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. I have a Bachelor of Arts in Music, with a concentration in Violin. I began studying violin at the age of six. I have performed with small chamber ensembles, orchestras, quartets, and trios. I enjoy playing for churc

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Raina
Great experience! Erin is engaging when teaching and amazing with my daughter. It was her first lesson and I'm so glad we found Erin to begin this violin journey with!
Leigh G.
Erin is fabulous! She is very patient and kind and is always willing to help out. Great teacher, even from across the country!
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"I really enjoying the lessons with Naomi , she is great!!!"
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"Arlette is the consummate professional. She is very passionate musician. She loves teaching, and watching each of her students improve each week. As a cellists she plays all over the Los Angeles area in various Orchestras. She is the Founder and Music Director of her own orchestra Culver City Chamber Orchestra.
Arlette loves to teach and as I watch her teaching she enjoys her students and she makes fell comfortable and relax during their lesson. This is why at the end do 6 months there're is a recital and they all have improved so well.
Without a doubt she is a great teacher!!!!
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Professor Catherine"
Arlette
Took Cello lessons from Arlette C.
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"Excellent for someone new to the instrument."
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"Maria is a excellent teacher. Very consistent and patient, Maria was able to get me playing quickly and explains technique very well. I also enjoy being able to study with someone who has such an extensive and varied performing career!"
Josh
Took Cello lessons from Maria D.
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"So far so good! Excited to learn with Jessica"
Shayra
Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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"Adult Beginner

She is a great teacher. Relaxing environment and pushes me to be the best I can for my level. I love that she is flexible. I do equestrian show jumping and ride 5 days a week and teach 3 days a week and work full time and sometimes the shows may not work for my lesson schedule but she always works with me. holds annual recitals for studio and Christmas. I think anyone any age who wants to learn and can make it to her will love her and enjoy her....She also lets me play with my Black Cello =)"
Miriam
Took Cello lessons from Angela C.
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"Jessica is a very knowledgeable, patience and dedicated teacher. I look forward to taking more lessons with her."
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Took Cello lessons from Jessica H.
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"Fabulous cello teacher!!! We are so pleased that our daughter is taking lessons from Arlette. When our daughter wanted to learn cello (2 years ago), Arlette came highly recommended. We were not disappointed! Arlette teaches all aspects of playing the cello, including music theory, and developing musically. She's passionate, caring, patient every step of the way, inspirational, and makes it so much fun!--consequently, my girl recently auditioned and was accepted to play in a high school orchestra (she's a middle school student). She loves playing cello!"
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"Our ten year old daughter was being exposed to string instruments in a school situation. We decided at the beginning of the year to engage Mr. Averill on a private basis. It is truly astounding the progress she has made. He has introduced her to a variety of material and motivates her such that she practice literally every day. He is helping her with musical theory as well as playing the instrument. He has the perfect balance of insistence on excellence while praising and motivating. She will no doubt gradually increase her daily practice time as more is asked of her as her competency improves. It is hard to over state the progress she has made while maintaining an ability to have a positive motivated attitude. Mr Averill is a master at reading her. A true gift for a music teacher"
Benjamin
Took Cello lessons from Corey A.
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"Jessica arrived on time and prepared. She was kind, smiled and patient with her student (10 year old girl). My daughter loved her first lesson and is excited for the next one."
Isabella
Took Cello lessons from Jessica L.
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