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Byron H.

4 Reviews
Hayward, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks english
  • Awarded First Prize Winner, 2018 from Yellow Springs Chamber Music Competition
  • Music Performance from Florida Southern College
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Byron H.

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I've been teaching cello for 10 years and my students have gone on to participate in All-State orchestra, and play in professional orchestras. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to produce sound and play simple songs and as time goes on you'll be able to read music fluently and perform with ease. I specialize in Classical, and typically use Suzuki and Klengal scale books. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Byron

I love music. I love it so much that I have made it my career. I have been playing the cello for over 20 years and have studied in universities since 2002. In that time, I have worked extensively with great artists such as, Rhonda Rider, Joel Krosnick, Andy Mark, Nicholas Tzavares, and Mark Steinbe

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James D.
I'm an adult and I've been working with Byron for 5 months now. We've worked in person and now through video during quarantine. It's been a great experience and I would surely recommend him!

I had no experience with string instruments and feel I'm on my way to playing the cello competently. Byron keeps things fun and moving along at a good pace. He's especially good at diagnosing the cause of any difficulties I'm having.
Sheila
Excellent for someone new to the instrument.
Conor Burnett
Honestly could not ask for a better teacher. I was struggling to find a teacher in the area and boy did I pretty much hit the jackpot. Great teacher, super intelligent and understanding. I am a beginner but would highly recommend him to anyone. Not only does Byron play beautifully but he knows exactly what and how to teach you. Im always excited for my next lesson, so you should contact him and set one up too!

chloe M.

San Francisco, CA
Starting at $67
  • Speaks italian, English, french
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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chloe M.

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Hello !

I am a french cellist, master graduated in cello performance from Mcgill University and currently pursuing a chamber music diploma at San Francisco Conservatory of Music.
I am qualified, adaptable, and professional. I have been teaching for the past 10 years from beginners to intermediate, kids to elders.
You would need to have your own cello for lessons, many stores in SF rent cellos monthly.
Lessons can be in french or english.
Don't hesitate to contact me for more information !
I'm looking forward to meet you,

Chloé

About chloe

I started playing cello at the age of 6 in Lyon, France. When I finished the conservatory, at 19, I left for Montreal to study at the Schulich school of music, Mcgill University. I got my Bachelor and Master degree there, with a full scholarship and "outstanding achievement in Cello Performance ".

Alex W.

5 Reviews
Berkeley, CA
Starting at $30
  • Bachelor's in Music, Cello Performance from Sacramento State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Alex W.

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I am a cello teacher and performer with 10 years of teaching experience. This is what I do full time, and I love it! I enjoy working with children, adults, and groups of all ages and levels of experience.

I am a classically trained cellist and received my Bachelor's in Music, Cello Performance from Sacramento State University, and my Master's in Music, Cello Performance from Florida State University.

I play in weddings, living rooms, fancy events, and various orchestras. I've held section and principal roles in the Tallahassee Symphony, Townsend Opera, Pacific Chamber Orchestra, and North State Symphony.

Reach out if you are interested in beginning or continuing your studies in cello!

About Alex

I am a cello performer and teacher based in the Bay Area. This is what I do full-time, and I love it! I received my Master's in Music, Cello Performance from Florida State University, and my Bachelor's in Music, Cello Performance from Sacramento State University. I have been teaching students o

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Linda K.
In view of the Coronavirus lockdown, we had to resort to the online method of teaching. I believe it has been working fine. Alex is easy to work with, and I'm enjoying learning the cello. Thanks
Tuala G.
Great information and lesson!
Mattia
Alex was very professional and connected very well with my 9 years old.

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Miguel Z.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, Portuguese, English
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Doctor of Musical Arts in Cello Performance - Cognate: Literature and Pedagogy from University of North Carolina at Greensboro
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Miguel Z.

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I have over 10 years of teaching experience, teaching cello, chamber music, strings and orchestra in music conservatories, universities, music festivals, summer camps and giving masterclasses on 3 continents.
I have a wealth experience as a performer having played concerts, recitals and solo appearances in Europe, South America and North America - this experience combined with my teaching experience are a good asset for the students, because they will learn and improve their skills on the instrument and will know how to prepare to be on stage.

About Miguel

Miguel Zaparolli has performed throughout the world and has appeared in several renowned festivals and venues. He is passionate about promoting music to all generations of listeners, as well as bringing it to less-reached communities across the globe. A dedicated pedagogue, Miguel held teaching p

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Charles-Emile R.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students Male: 8 and up; Female: 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Charles-Emile R.

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I've been teaching Cello for over 10 years.
Many of my students have gone on to win music scholarships/grants to College.
YES! I teach online, and have done for years.

Learn your favorite songs! If you're starting from scratch it's best to find a highly qualified teacher that understands the importance of building a strong foundation. I can put you on the right track to success!

Developing good ears and good time feel (groove), coordination and improvisation are just some of the valuable skills you will learn with me.

I teach a variety of styles from Classical to Pop.

About Charles-Emile

I am a friendly and fun teacher with a great deal of professionalism and patience. I have taught professionally for over 10 years, and provide a fun and focused learning experience. Many of my students have gone on to study music in college. *** Lesson Details *** My online studio provides musi

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Cheryl
Mr Charles is amazing. Israel grew a lot in his playing. We definitely will be coming back to him after the summer
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Maritza O.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Awarded Magna Cum Laude from Puerto Rico Conservatory of Music
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Maritza O.

5 Reviews
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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 success

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

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Average Cost of Cello Lessons in El Cerrito, CA

The average cost of 60-minute cello lessons in El Cerrito is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $34 and $140 per hour.
30 min
$41 average
45 min
$54 average
60 min
$67 average

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"Chris is very friendly teacher. My son enjoys the lesson w/him."
Ethan
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"Michael knows his stuff! I look forward to many more sessions with him."
Shannon
Took Cello lessons from Michael R.
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"Super friendly and knowledgeable"
Laura
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"How awesome to find Don. Colin had such a great first lesson and can't wait to go back."
Colin
Took Cello lessons from Don L.
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"Great teacher! She strove to have me learn to play the proper way without shortcuts but at the same time made the lessons very fun. She ended up becoming a good friend too!"
Mark
Took Cello lessons from Dessislava N.
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"I like how he is confident in me that he can throw me into new projects for me to learn every time we have a new lesson."
Dawnwea
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"Jessica is a great teacher. She helped me starting with very basic skills. She is very pacient and easy to communicate with."
Shan
Took Cello lessons from Jessica H.
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"I just finished my first lesson and found Johanna to be a very good teacher."
Luciano
Took Cello lessons from Johanna W.
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"I have taken two lessons with Mr. Don Larson through FaceTime. Even though there is a 3-hour time difference, he manages to fit my lesson into his schedule. I have not taken private lessons previously, but I was in school orchestra for over two years. He has been correcting my bow hold and bowing, helping me make my cello produce nicer sounds. I really appreciate his focus on the rudiments. Mr. Don is very patient and funny at times."
Qilin
Took Cello lessons from Don L.
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"Michael is great--it is clear that he is a versatile teacher, and he is very receptive to the needs and goals of the student. He is extremely supportive yet also has a keen critical eye/ear. I will definitely be continuing with him!"
Emmett Larsen
Took Cello lessons from Michael P.
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