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Hope E.

Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $59
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded 17 Magazine finalist from 17 magazine
  • Cello from New England Conservatory
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Hope E.

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I am great with beginners. I am very clear how to play, how to practice and I have great techniques to get better faster. I have been teaching for over 20 years.
I perform , write music as well so i am versed in many ways.
I have studied with some of the greatest musicians, and have performed with many different types of artists. I can really help someone who would like to learn the cello. I love to teach and I want to connect to my students and make it is fun as well as give them the proper technique. I am a New England Conservatory Graduate as well as a Fulbright Scholar.

About Hope

I have been performing the cello since I was 7 years old. I have had some of the best teachers and I am happy to pass along the great lineage of cello playing. From the Janos Starker school, I studied with Nella Hunkins, Allan Harris, Ron Leaonard as well as David Wells, Irene Sharp, and Ralph Kir

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Yongqi L.

Azusa, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Cantonese, English, Mandarin
  • Master of Music from Azusa Pacific University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Yongqi L.

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The cello has always been my greatest passion in life. I am originally from China and am currently pursuing my Master's degree in Cello Performance at Azusa Pacific University. I have been performed internationally, included Asia, the USA, and Europe. My first instrument was piano, but I soon discovered my passion for the Cello, which became my primary musical focus. I have a lot of patient and passion for teaching. I believe everyone can learn to play the cello with hard-working and proper training.

About Grace

Yongqi Lao was born in Kaiping, China. She is currently pursuing her Master degree in Cello Performance at Azusa Pacific University, under the guidance of Dr. Marek Szpakiewicz. She plays cello in the APU symphony orchestra actively. Yongqi completed her Performance Certificate at La Sierra Univer

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Paul
Grace is a wonderful teacher. I’m lucky to have found her. She is intelligent and perceptive, what I need to do to improve. She plays very beautifully and is very musical. I expect to be her student for a long time.

Angela C.

11 Reviews
Long Beach, CA
Starting at $32
  • Speaks English, English
  • BME from Drake University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Angela C.

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Experienced cello teacher of 30 years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages. I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of classical skills. I welcome adult beginners and provide many playing opportunities throughout the year for my students.

About Angela

EDUCATION My musical education began while sitting on my mother's lap as she taught piano lessons. I began studying cello with a member of the Kansas City Philharmonic at age 9, and at age ten, I followed in my mother's footsteps to play the flute. I played all three instruments, (piano, cello

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Simone B.
She was amazing. Kind and encouraging and so inspiring. My daughter had a lot of anxiety going in but just glows whenever she talks about her first lesson. Can’t wait for the next!
Ida E.
Angela is awesome. Really positive, funny, patient, and encouraging and knows how to teach a beginning youngster very well.
Donna
Great experience. As a senior just beginning to play an instrument, Angela is patient and a good instructor.

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Michael B.

39 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Cello Performance from Nyack College
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Michael B.

39 Reviews
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Fun and easy to learn cello lessons!

About Michael

New York City based cellist, Michael, has gained popularity for his performances from coast to coast in the United States and overseas. One of his memorable accomplishments include being a winner in the Lowe’s Has Talent competition in February 2018. Michael was selected as one of thirteen perfor

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Amanda
Michael Bent is a great musician overall! He is very patient and always willing to help you in any weakness you struggle with as a musician! I am proud to say we are graduated from the music school of Nyack College!
Cliff
I am Cliff Smith, conductor and Professor of Music. I’ve had the esteemed pleasure of hiring Michael Bent to play Cello in many different settings. He has proved himself to be an excellent musician. He is very well organized, punctual, and has great musicality. As one of his professors, he practices consistently and is always well prepared. I have watched him teach other students who were beginners and intermediate level players. He was a great example for his students and he was excellent helping his students take their musicianship to the next level

I give Michael Bent my highest recommendation.
Amy
Michael is an attentive, creative and exceptional teacher. His musical talents and passion for instructing are ever present. I would highly recommend Michael for anyone who is seeking either basic and advanced instruction.
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Peter B.

27 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Serbian, Russian
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Certificate of Excellence from Bridgeport Board of Education
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Peter B.

27 Reviews
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Beginner cello instruction based on custom curriculum. Usually after 2-3 hours of active instructions, most students are able to play simple melodies.

About Peter

*Please note: Due to Covid 19 outbreak, I have suspended all in studio or in home lessons. I accept online students of all ages and for all instruments I teach. Timings are very flexible.* I teach Classically trained, energetic, experienced and creative music teacher with a proven ability t

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Brian
Peter is an extremely patient and knowledgeable teacher; it has been a privilege studying the piano and cello with him for the past 2 months. In that brief time, I have completed 16 of the 17 pieces in the first Suzuki book for cello! I have also enjoyed the piano exercises and repertoire he has assigned, which are technical but melodious. He has a great understanding of theory and technique; he is very personable and encouraging; and he was flexible and accommodating about the times and modes (in person and online) for my lessons. I recommend him wholeheartedly to other adult beginners like me and am grateful to be under his tutelage.
Joe ..
Peter is exceptional. His instruction is simple, straightforward and progressive
Claudia
Peter has exceeded my expectations, I look forward for my lesson every week. I honestly can say He is the best teacher I’ve ever had. I am a 44 yo violin beginner student who has had 5 teachers in the last 6 years, I didn’t learn much with them, this been said, with Peter in just 3 months I feel I have learned more than my other teachers. Peter is so, so patient and extremely professional. I am very pleased to have found such a wonderful teacher.
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Kelly K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kelly K.

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Professional cellist with 5 years of teaching experience and bachelor's degree in cello performance from the University of New Mexico. I teach all ages and all levels. You will learn and develop skills in cello technique, including tone production, bow control, shifting, and more. Let's get started!

About Kelly

I am a professional cello and piano instructor based out of Helena, MT. I've been teaching music for 5 years as a private teacher for cello and piano students. In 2014, I graduated from the University of New Mexico with a bachelor's degree in music performance and Spanish. I also have played in

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Average Cost of Cello Lessons in Duarte, CA

The average cost of 60-minute cello lessons in Duarte is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $117 per hour.
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"Ying knows how to teach cello. She is very patient and articulated.
My daughter loves to take a cello lesson from her.
She is amazing."
Klara
Took Cello lessons from Ying L.
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"Excellent first lesson. We went over a lot of material and I'm already learning so much!"
Matthew
Took Cello lessons from Naomi R.
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"Christopher is very knowledgeable and has a great personality which makes learning a lot easier."
Nate
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"Maria has been my cello teacher for 6 years. She has made learning the cello so much fun and such a great part of me life. She is very positive and sweet even when I mess up and she helps me feel good about my mistakes. She looks at what I do well and gets me excited about working on the songs. She always helps me stay in perfect pitch and helps me prepare for when songs get harder, by making sure I have good tequnique. She always knows what to work on to make my lesson as successful as possible. After six years of playing with her I am playing this amazing and beautiful music. The Bach Cello concertos and the other songs I play make me feel so happy relaxed and filled with joy. She loves the cello and being a musician. And every time you go to her lesson, you just feel the love she has for the instrament and the music and how she wants to share that feeling with you and help you have the same feeling. Maria is the reason I can play so well and she is also the reason I have continued to play for so long and will continue to play for the rest of my life. I am so happy that I have the most amazing, loveing and fun teacher in the world. I think everyone thinking of playing an instrament should choose cello just so they can take lessons with Maria. My lesson is the highlight of my week.

Gordon Felesina, 14 years old"
Bronwen
Took Cello lessons from Maria H.
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"We couldn’t be happier with Corey. My son has taken lessons from others in the past that we thought were good...we didn’t know what we were missing! Corey communicates clearly, gives tangible things to practice and work on, and is friendly. I also appreciate that he takes time to check in and see how my son has been. During this quarantine kids are needing asl the connections they can find. My son looks forward to his lessons and I enjoy listening to him play."
Ellie
Took Cello lessons from Corey A.
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"I've been working with Nazar since 1998. Not only does he know his stuff and makes his teaching personal to your needs, but he also has a way to make you feel successful even when you are struggling. you always feel better about your playing when you leave than when you got to his studio. He recognizes your learning style and what you want to accomplish, then builds his teaching around that.

If you are looking for a cello teacher (and yes, he also teaches piano and other instruments) I'd say put your time and money into Nazar and you, you will feel it is one of your best investments"
Kelvin
Took Cello lessons from Nazar D.
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"bowing exercises quite helpful"
leah
Took Cello lessons from Naomi R.
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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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"Naomi truly is an amazing instructor!"
Adrianna
Took Cello lessons from Naomi R.
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"Great instructor. Always made me feel able to express my musical ideas. Has a way with eliciting a positive response from me and I felt that I improved quite a bit as a result of my lessons with him."
Xin
Took Cello lessons from Isaac B.
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