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Jenny C.

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San Francisco, CA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Cantonese, Mandarin, English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2012
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Jenny C.

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Focusing on ABRSM exam teaching

About Jenny

Jenny received her Master of Collaborative Piano at San Francisco Conservatory of Music under Timothy Bach in 2020. She finished her Bachelor of Music at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, focusing on pedagogy under Dr. Brian Thompson. She has been an exchange student in San Diego State Universit

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Ava C.
The kids enjoyed their first lesson.

Stephen M.

9 Reviews
Oakland, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
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Stephen M.

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As a teacher, I have worked with the whole gamut of students. I have served as the undergraduate cello instructor at Stony Brook University, worked with many young beginners, adult amateurs, as well as anyone in between. I enjoy the challenge of finding the best path for each student, carefully considering their strengths, weaknesses, and particular interests to design a curriculum that best serves their goals and predilections. I recently moved to Oakland, California, and am currently expanding my cello and gamba studio.

About Stephen

Cellist Stephen performs a wide range of repertoire, from the music of the seventeenth century to contemporary works to American folk music. He began his professional musical career at the age of seven, singing in the Choir of Men and Boys of St. Paul’s K Street in Washington, DC. Stephen has a par

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Ryan C.
Meeting Stephen has been one of the most pivotal moments in my musical life. Stephen is an intelligent, sensitive, and individual musician that has changed the way I view music. I would highly recommend Stephen any day!
Talia
Mr. Moran is a very patient and nurturing teacher. I learn so much every week!
Cathy
I've been working with Stephen to transcribe trad fiddle tunes for cello. He's very patient and helpful!
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Rebecca K.

62 Reviews
Vallejo, CA
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Music-Education/Theory from Azusa Pacific University
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Rebecca K.

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Want to get started on the cello? I can help!

About Rebecca

Hello! I am a classically trained vocalist and percussionist, with a BA in Music, specializing in Education and Theory. I have taught band, choir, orchestra and piano in high school and middle school. I have also done Music Directing with kids aged 7-14 for various musicals and have taught elemen

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Frederic R.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, French, Italian, German
  • Doctorate in Musical Arts, Cello Performance from University of Southern California
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Frederic R.

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Cello, theory, chamber music

About Frederic

I have been teaching cello for over 10 years. I grew up in Switzerland and stayed there until my Masters' degree, then went on to study at the University of Southern California (Doctorate of Musical Arts 2015). I recently moved to the Bay Area, where I have had the chance to play with renowned loca

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Jake C.
Great first lesson
Sophie R.
Learning a lot and having fun doing it!
Mihwa N.
Very good!!
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Jessica P.

21 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 to 18
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Jessica P.

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Classical music-focused, fun and relaxed environment, experienced teacher with top conservatory background

About Jessica

Jessica moved to the Chevy Chase/Bethesda area in 2009, having grown up and gone to school in New York and Ohio. She loves the area, and she and her husband are thrilled to be putting down roots in the community. As a performer, Jessica has traveled around the world, but throughout her career teach

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She is an amazing teacher and you should have her as your instructor she taught me all I know about classical piano so I thank her for that.
Les
I had a great first lesson with Jessica. The lesson took place in a comfortable studio in her house. We discussed my goals and then reviewed where I am currently. She paid carefully attention to my body position with the bow and had several great suggestions on exercises to improve it. I'm already looking forward to the next lesson.
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Jack P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Music/Cello Performance from Eastman School of Music/University of Rochester
  • Teaching since 2019
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Jack P.

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Whether you have just started learning to play the cello for fun or you have been playing for a while and want to learn more, I am here to help you achieve your goals! I believe that the student's goals come first and tailor my lessons around each student's personalities, abilities, interests and goals. Learning an instrument is a fun, fulfilling and truly life changing adventure and I am excited to begin one with you!

About Jack

I began studying cello at age 13 and received my Bachelor's Degree in Cello Performance from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester NY. Since graduating I have been teaching, performing, composing and recording out of Chicago and have expanded my musical boundaries into different styles of music-

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"My son has been taking weekly cello lessens from Jessica over a year now and he really likes her. She is very talented, nice and patience. She will write down what he learned and needs to practice on a notebook every time. She is always on time and good at responding right away if I need to communicate with her. There are many qualified teachers around but it is hard to find one that has the quality I mentioned."
Tomoe
Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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"Jessica was very patient, explaining the names & parts of the cello, how to hold the bow properly, draw the bow across the strings, and encouraged my 1st sounds. Glad I decided to jump in and try to learn something new as an adult."
Kathy
Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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"another awesome lesson!"
Zac
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"Michael is great

Having a student like me, who's schedule is constantly shifting last minute, is no easy feat, but Mike manages it flawlessly.

As a beginner cello student but with some musical background, Michael has been great at adjusting lessons to my particular needs and helping me get on my way to being a better musician.

He's always incredibly patient - which with an easily distracted student as myself - is beyond commendable. He's easy going and professional in his teaching, and I would recommend him to any aspiring cellists, whatever their age or level."
Kristin
Took Cello lessons from Michael P.
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"My daughter had few lessons with Geoff, so far it seems like her skills has improved."
Daria
Took Cello lessons from Geoff B.
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"Jessica is an awesome teacher and a great role model! I love working on the cello with her since it is easy for me to pick up the techniques she teaches me. Because she has so much experience playing cello from a young age, Jessica always comes into each session with more new tasks for me to work on. I love having lessons with her because you quickly build a strong bond. Honestly, it has never been a dull moment with Jessica and her bubbly personality. She is the best I’ve ever had!"
Angela
Took Cello lessons from Jessica B.
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"We both had a fun and pleasant first lesson with Chris. Set everything up and got the basics down."
Tim
Took Cello lessons from Chris H.
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"She is spunky and patient. I’d recommend her to anyone."
Bonita (Bonnie) Banfield
Took Cello lessons from Brenda L.
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"Mr Larson is a very experienced and talented cello teacher."
M.P.
Took Cello lessons from Don L.
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"Jessica is very knowledgeable and friendly. My daughter enjoyed her lesson with her."
Audrey
Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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