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Jessica G.

51 Reviews
Pasadena, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks German, English
  • Bachelor of Music in Cello Performance from Cole Conservatory of Music at CSULB
  • Teaching since 2006
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Jessica G.

51 Reviews
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Cello lessons in my studio, at your home, or on-line.

About Jessica

I have 20 years of playing experience along with a Bachelor's degree in Cello Performance. I was the section leader of my university's orchestra as well as a full-scholarship member of the university quartet. As a professional gigging musician, I have played with Il Divo, Mario Winans, La Jolla S

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Amanda
Jessica is patient, clear and very skilled. I am starting from the very beginning and she has a way of guiding that is both encouraging and constructive. Highly recommend her for children and adults wanting to learn the cello.
Audrey
Jessica is very knowledgeable and friendly. My daughter enjoyed her lesson with her.
Melanie W.
Jessica has been working with my son for several years. She is an excellent teacher and a joy to work with. Jessica is always understanding and helpful with scheduling or technical issues. And she has helped my son expand his knowledge and appreciation for music, music theory, self discipline and perseverance. She regularly checks in with me to discuss next steps and areas of study. I consider Jessica a partner in my son's education and value the work she does.

Lucy C.

10 Reviews
Altadena, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Master's in Music from University of Redlands
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lucy C.

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Experienced teacher of beginner, intermediate and advanced students of all ages. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student.

About Lucy

I believe that a musical education is very important, life changing even. No matter the age of my students, I emphasize on creativity, discipline and problem solving strategies that must be discovered when immersing oneself into the world of cello playing. I received my Bachelors of Music in c

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jeremy
This is my second month with Miss Lucy and I have learned twice as much than what I have learned in the orchestra. We covered many great and interesting topics like harmonics and the third octave. She taught me things my conductor in the orchestra never tells you such as how to play softly if you are playing really loud on your instrument. Miss Lucy is an excellent teacher, and if I was a beginner in the string instrument world, I would want to be taught by miss Lucy than the teacher in you orchestra class. One of the things that changed me in practicing my cello is
"You must play for the love of music. Perfect technique is not as important as making music from the heart."
By: Mstislav Rostropovich
-Gavin
jeremy
I like how I learned so much more, Ms. Lucy helps me with my 3rd and 4th fingerings. I always misplace my finger's. she had also taught me what type of bow I should be using. For me, I would recommend her as a teacher for people who want to learn cello. This is my second-month playing cello with Ms. Lucy and I have learned many songs. Even the famous song Blue Danube. I like how she's nice, funny and very patient, but we get a lot done together.
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Gavin T.
Ms. Lucy is a spectacular cello teacher, she teaches you things that you don't learn in school like Harmonics and the third octave. She also fixes our bad habits and shows you the correct way like having a round hand when playing the "A" string and to have you thumb on the string when it is below the saddle. I liked the lesson a lot and I can't wait for the next lesson next week

Maritza O.

5 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $55
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Violin Performance & Music Education Studies from Puerto Rico Conservatory of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Maritza O.

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I've been teaching cello for 10 years and my students have gone on to learn and appreciate different styles of music. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to learn the basics and as time goes on you'll be able to play different songs. I specialize in providing you with the guide, tools and knowledge that you will need to succeed. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Maritza

Professional Musician with over 25 years experienced teaching children and adults. Learn how to play piano, violin, viola & cello with a personalized approach. Whether you are thinking of lessons for your children or for yourself, it is always a good idea to start right away. I have many succes

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Adam
Awesome Lesson! Practicing hard and looking forward to taking more!
Giovanna
Very polite and respectful

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Megan C.

41 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, German
  • Bachelor of Music in Cello Performance from Eastern Michigan University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Megan C.

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As a cellist with 20 years of playing experience, I am a passionate principal cellist of many orchestras around the US and an even more passionate teacher. I enjoy helping students of all ages and levels!

About Megan

Megan is an internationally performing cellist hailing from Detroit, Michigan. Currently residing in Austin, Texas, she enjoys sharing her musical passion with students and on stage all over the country. In her free time, Megan spends her time drawing and reading. She has most recently served as

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Aaron F.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Bachelor in Music from Boston Conservatory
  • Awarded George Bornoff Music Educator Scholarship from Foundation for Advancement of String Education
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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

Hello! I am a pianist and cellist with many years of teaching experience and a Master's degree in music performance. I am 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 pra

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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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Michael R.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Michael R.

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I've played in symphonies, chamber music trios, quartets, for weddings and even jazz!

About Michael

Michael has worked with kids for 10 years in schools and arts programs to find fun and their best self through performance. He has taught orchestra, chamber music, jazz band and music theory in the public schools, while performing in local ensembles in and around the city. He also has studied dra

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Shannon
Michael knows his stuff! I look forward to many more sessions with him.
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Georgia P.
Great connection with my kids!

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Average Cost of Cello Lessons in Canoga Park, CA

The average cost of 60-minute cello lessons in Canoga Park is $70. 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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$42 average
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$56 average
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$70 average

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"Genevieve is the best teacher. She is kind and extremely patient. She insists on careful and accurate playing. I have noticed tremendous progress in my playing since she has been my teacher. I recommend her to anyone."
- David
Took Cello lessons from Genevieve T.
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"I really learn a lot from her. She is very precise and makes sure I understand how to play each piece, and she is always very patient with me."
- Wendy
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"First lesson went great. Brenda started me with the basics and was very patient. Answered all my questions. I feel that I will be off to a good start with Brenda guiding me. PS I’m 53 years old, brand new to cello. I’ve always dreamed of playing.
I used to play French Horn 40 years ago. Bass clef is all new to me."
- Ruth Ann
Took Cello lessons from Brenda L.
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"Don is great! Love that he is so particular about the bow hold! It has really made a difference in tone, every piece I play now, I keep in mind all the rudaments Don has taught me. I would recommend him to anyone! But you have to be willing to put in you serious practice time. Check him out on YouTube!"
- Jema
Took Cello lessons from Don L.
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"Johnny has been a great instructor. I am enjoying learning the cello under his tutelage."
- Frances
Took Cello lessons from Johnny M.
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"Great job. I think Ryan is what I needed."
- Michael
Took Cello lessons from Ryan S.
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"Nicholas began as my son's cello instructor when he was 10, and we are now beginning our third year under Nicholas' instruction. He has a very patient, quiet manner while teaching, though it is common to hear chuckles coming from the room during the lesson. Nicholas is himself an excellent musician, but he has very realistic expectations for his students. My son has made tremendous progress on the cello in a short time. Originally, we were in the same city with Nicholas, so the lessons occurred in our home. Recently, we moved out of state, and are thrilled that we can continue lessons with him online. Some of the things I have especially appreciated about him are his punctuality, being prompt and timely in his communications with us, and his willingness to work out scheduling details with us. Highly recommend Nicholas!"
- Alicia
Took Cello lessons from Nicholas H.
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"She is a great teacher because she explained to me different kinds of fingerings and vibrato . She taught me different songs like old folks at home.When I made a mistakes, I did it over and over until I got it right. We changed the open strings into 4th position so i could learn 4th position faster. I'm looking forward to the next lesson! ( ' w ' )."
- Aiden
Took Cello lessons from Lucy C.
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"Ellen’s been great! We couldn’t ask for a better experience!"
- Eisa
Took Cello lessons from Ellen T.
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"Angela is very nice teacher. My kid loves her so much. She encourages her student with her whole heart. All students trust her very much."
- Jenny
Took Cello lessons from Angela C.
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