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Victor Q.

13 Reviews
Phoenix, AZ
Starting at $30
  • B.A. in Music Education from University of Northern Colorado
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2002
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Victor Q.

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I am a string specialist. That means I teach and play violin, viola, cello, double bass, guitar, bass guitar, mandolin, ukulele and piano. I earned B.A. earned from the University of Northern Colorado, Greeley Colorado where I was a double major in classical guitar and double bass. In my senior year I was the recipient of the Annual Concerto Contest where I performed the "Concerto in A Major" on double bass with the University orchestra for the spring concert. I have played in both professional and semi-professional orchestras in Colorado and Arizona. I believe that any student will practice more if he or she likes the music they are playing. Periodically I will ask a student to give me a name of a piece of music that they would like to learn how to play. I notate it for them, often simplifying the rhythm and chords in Finale NotePad and give it to them free of charge. I teach students how to play music on their given instrument. Not just how to play the instrument but working on ...

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I believe that any student will practice more if he or she likes the music they are playing. Periodically I will ask a student to give me a name of a piece of music that they would like to learn how to play. I notate it for them, often simplifying the rhythm and chords in Finale NotePad and give it

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Joshua & Julia B.
Mr. Victor is teaching both of my kids, one guitar and the other piano. They are beginners, and he is very patient but keeps a good pace. I feel like they are learning a lot. He is a true music teacher and knows his stuff!
Victoria W.
It was awesome! Great pace and great mix of technical and practical.
Laura
Victor has been an amazing teacher. He is extremely knowledgeable not only about violin, but about practically every other stringed instrument there is. He also has an amazing grasp of musical theory, and has really helped me learn about my instrument. He has also helped me grow as a student. He keeps me interested in the music, and still challenges me to keep improving. I have had other music teachers, but he is definitely the best I've had.

Carolyn B.

8 Reviews
Scottsdale, AZ
Starting at $35
  • Speaks French, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1991
  • Teaches Beginner
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Carolyn B.

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I have been teaching beginning cello for over twenty years. I teach both traditional western methods and Suzuki style. I have a Doctorate in Music. I am very experienced teaching all ages. I teach out of my home studio in Scottsdale. If you have ever dreamed of learning to play music, I can help you make that dream come true.

About Carolyn

Carolyn has taught advanced, intermediate and beginning violin and viola lessons for over twenty five years. She has also taught beginning piano and cello for over twenty years. Carolyn earned her Doctorate in Music Performance from Arizona State University. She has taught in the Maricopa Commun

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Mennen P.
Dr Carolyn is very patient & made every step of my beginning lesson enjoyable. I’m looking forward to my next lessons on the web with her!
Clark W.
Carolyn brings years of experience and insight to every lesson. She offers positive encouragement. She regularly challenges me with goals to stretch my skills, and always looks to move me on to a higher level of playing.
Charlene R.
Patient, encouraging and inspiring. I cannot recommend Carolyn highly enough.
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Valentina H.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 8 to 70
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Valentina H.

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Valentina is a cellist with 11 years of experience, currently, she is a professor at music academies; she has participated in national and international orchestras. She was part of the “El Sistema” in Venezuela, where she obtained her knowledge abilities to become the musician she is now. I like to see how my students grow and advance; I get involved in their musical growth, which helps them to develop each of their skills by giving them tools they enjoy to work on while they enjoy it.

About Valentina

Hello! My name is Valentina Hernández; I am a Cello teacher and orchestra player. I studied in the Venezuelan National Youth and Children Symphony Orchestras System "El Sistema”. Vicente Emilio Sojo Conservatory (Barquisimeto), "Simon Bolívar Conservatory" (Caracas). For 11 years I have dedicated

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Estefania
Valentina Is a great teacher, she has helped me grow as a musician. She has taught me lessons and skills that are helpful for me. Her great personality and charisma takes my insecurities away and I feel confident when she teaches me how to play better my cello. I appreciate her as a teacher and her classes are great!
Isabel
Hola, mi sobrina de 12 años tiene una excelente empatía con la Profesora Valentina Hernandez ella ha avanzado y le veo mucho interés en seguir aprendiendo todo lo referente al Cello su maestra siempre está dispuesta para ayudarla, orientarla en sus clases le crea hábito de estudio, si la recomiendo Saludos
Javier
She is a really extraordinary musician. She knows how to make her students to advance quickly and learn deeply. They love the way she teaches. They achieve to master the cello with her techniques

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Carrie M.

13 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 6 to 80
  • Awarded Magna Cum Laude from Florida State University
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Carrie M.

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I provide a fun experience of learning to play and share music. My philosophy in working with students is to curb their interests with my vision for their success with technique and musicality. I want my student to not only become good cellist, but also enjoy music on a theoretical and historical level. My overall goal is to make a connection with people that will last and music can be an outlet for growing as a person.

About Carrie

Carrie recently relocated back to Davis California from Ann Arbor Michigan where she freelanced and taught cello at schools and in her private studio. After finishing her masters at Florida State University, she has performed with the Jackson Symphony, South West Symphony Orchestra, and West Sympho

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Deseria R.
I had the best session today.I learned so much. Carrie is a great teacher. She pays close attention to detail and makes much needed corrections. Looking forward to my next lesson.
Mark P.
Carrie is a fantastic cello instructor! I've learned so much from her in a very short period of time. She is cheerful and supportive, while remaining constructive and methodical in her pedagogy. Her love for cello and her passion for teaching are present in every lesson. I recommend her without hesitation.
Lisa
Carrie is calm patient and fun to learn from so far!!
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Kristen D.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Bachelor of Music- Cello Performance from The Boston Conservatory
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Kristen D.

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I'm a cellist and educator who has taught students of all ages and abilities. I strive to enable my students to find their own style and voice on the instrument. During the past six years my students have applied their skills in orchestras, recitals, and bands. My lesson plans include technical development, various repertoire including Suzuki, and exploration of personal musical interests and songwriting. Cello is my passion and I want to share that with you!

About Kristen

Kristen is an accomplished cellist and music educator who has been teaching private lessons since 2009. She has helped her students develop technique, confidence in playing, note reading, orchestral and improvisational skills. Kristen received her training at the Boston Conservatory, earning a

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JoAnn
Kristen is super friendly, easy to understand, and really makes the most of the time you have together!
Jacqueline S.
Kristen is an excellent teacher. She is extremely intuitive about her students needs and tailors the lesson to the students skill level. I look forward to the next lesson.
Rachel G.
Kristen is absolutely fantastic. Our teen was a first time cello player and she learned an immense amount and was completely inspired by Kristen.
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Katelyn H.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Portuguese, English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Bachelors of Music from Central Washington University
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Katelyn H.

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Hello, welcome to my studio! I am a cellist located in Lisbon, Portugal. I offer lessons online. Teaching online allows me to keep sharing what I love with my students while I am studying music in Europe. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to send me a message!

About Katelyn

Welcome to my Cello Studio! I cater lessons to each student depending on their learning style and level of playing. So we can start from where you are at and work towards your goals! My teaching has a strong emphasis on good technique (setup, intonation and no tension). If you are just learning how

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Dana
My son has been taking lessons with Katelyn for several months now both in person and online. Katelyn is engaging, encouraging, organized and an excellent communicator. She is on time to every lesson. My son has made a lot of improvements and has gained confidence. I am so thankful we found Katelyn! She is the absolute best.
Deanna
Katelyn develops a strong relationship with each student, tailoring her approach to meet specific needs or learning styles. She is relatable and inspiring, and encourages her students to push themselves to the next level. She provides clear feedback on progress, instruction and next steps, and holds her students accountable to practice and really own their development as musicians.

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Average Cost of Cello Lessons in Mesa, AZ

The average cost of 60-minute cello lessons in Mesa is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $140 per hour.
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"Jessica is patient and clear in her instruction. After my first lesson, I am very much looking forward to learning from her."
Amanda
Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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"Rebecca is a very good teacher with lots of patience."
Megan
Took Cello lessons from Rebecca K.
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"Clark is an outstanding person, artist, and teacher. I owe much of my growth as a musician to his mentoring. His understanding of music is profound and well rounded and his teaching reflects that. He teaches difficult concepts with clarity and stays attentive of my learning pace. I’ve always felt like I could be honest with him when I have questions. In addition, I’ve had the privilege to attend some of Clark’s performances. Whether it’s in a group or solo, Clark performs with his whole heart and strives for excellence. I cannot give a higher recommendation! Thank you, Clark!"
Alice
Took Cello lessons from Clark E.
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"Alex is an excellent cello teacher! He is very perceptive and offers solid suggestions to help you improve your technique and grow as a player. Learning a new instrument can be quite stressful, but Alex is a supportive teacher whose friendly smile and casual demeanor will help put you at ease in your studies."
Bren
Took Cello lessons from Alex G.
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"Fantastic first lesson. Valentina was enthusiastic and very encouraging."
Polly
Took Cello lessons from Valentina I.
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"My daughter said the lesson was very helpful. We will continue to see Dustin for lessons."
Lena
Took Cello lessons from Dustin N.
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"Andrew is a really patient teacher and fun to work with! He has a keen eye for proper technique and stresses the importance of a solid foundation."
Dolores
Took Cello lessons from Andrew B.
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"Deborah is a great instructor! She is very personable and knowledgeable and has a outstanding skill set to focus my son with out sounding overbearing or condescending. I highly recommend her!"
Travis
Took Cello lessons from Déborah R.
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"Omar was kind with my never had a lesson status said we should get started and had me making some nice sounds with the cello in no time at all"
Thomas
Took Cello lessons from Omar G.
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"Knowledgeable, helpful and very good teacher."
Janet
Took Cello lessons from Jessica B.
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