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Jessica G.

60 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks German, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Outstanding String Player from California State University Long Beach Strings Department
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Jessica G.

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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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Julie
Jessica is very knowledgeable and very pleasant.
Adrian
Jessica is efficien, helpful, and friendly.
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Emily S.

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Simi Valley, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Emily S.

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With 5 years of teaching experience, Emily is excited to start cello lessons with you! She has performed for dozens of venues across 8 countries and 3 continents. Emily received 12 years of formalized training including 4 years of specialized instruction of the Alexander Technique at The Master's University. Consequently, she brings a comprehensive approach to cello instruction, utilizing knowledge of muscle and joint function to her teaching. Aside from using her talents weekly in a contemporary band setting, she also enjoys ensemble work in other capacities. She has performed in a commercial for the Porsche Panamera, a short film for EMD films, has recorded at Capital Records, and has had the pleasure of being the featured musician at various weddings, business functions, and private events. Emily hopes to not only train up talented musicians, but to also encourage responsibility, perseverance, and enjoyment through music!

About Emily

Emily is a private cello instructor to the greater Westlake Village, Thousand Oaks, Moorpark, and Simi Valley areas. She draws on years of performance and teaching to offer individualized instruction in cello for all ages. Her teaching includes instruction through the Suzuki method as well as utili

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Lisa
Nice, very well prepared and effective with a neophyte like me
Jojo W.
Delightful teacher. She plays beautifully. Very knowledgeable. Love the instruction and music she has given me. I look forward to our lessons!
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Qiele G.

5 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Chinese, English
  • Awarded Grand Price from Enkore International Chamber Music Competition
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Qiele G.

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Qiele (Cello) is an International awared-winning cellist with an Master of Music Degree and Artist Diploma from Colburn Conservatory of Music in Los Angeles.

Teaching Experience:
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Hawaii Chamber Music Festival / Artist and Educator
Music Society of Myanmar/ Artist and Educator
Hawaii Symphony Orchestra Education Outreach / Educator
Private Cello Teacher/ Teacher

Performance Experience:
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Core Cello, Hawaii Symphony Orchestra
Principal Cello, Young Artists Symphony Orchestra
Principal Cello, Weimar International Bach Academy
Chamber Music Artist, Lincoln Center Stage
Cellist, Benefic Piano Trio

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About Qiele

Qiele(Cello) G. is an International awared-winning cellist with an Master of Music Degree and Artist Diploma from Colburn School of Music in Los Angeles. Teaching Experience: ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hawaii Chamber Music Festiva

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Tzvi G.
Fantastic teacher. Very patient and is so talented and knowledgeable.
Alex G.
Thank you for all the amazing lessons via online! Highly recommend Cello!!

I am a beginner cello student and started online lessons with Cello in February 2020. Prior to starting, Cello helped me find the perfect and affordable instrument and bow in local Los Angeles area. He walked me through step by step what to purchase, how to take care, and everything else. Then, he recommended to purchase beginner music and technique books. Everything was very organized and structured. He was so kind and went above and beyond.

If you are a beginner and scared to start online lesson, don’t worry. Cello will walk step by step with you. He is patient, very experienced, and a great teacher.

I look forward every week for our lessons! Thank you Cello!
Helen
Mr. Guo is my daughter’s cello teacher for about three years now and she loves it. She improved a lot and now in honors string ensemble at her school.

Mr. Guo was first recommended by my Colburn Community School mom friends where our kids take dance/vocal classes. He was already teaching several private students from this community and heard many great things. At the time, Mr. Guo was a Master of Music student at the Colburn School and we would all go to his amazing recitals! Absolutely great performance and musicality— it inspired my daughter greatly.

I highly recommend Mr. Guo’s lessons. He is kind, very polite, and very knowledgeable in teaching.

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Tim M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Bachelors in Music from University of California, San Diego
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
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Tim M.

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song based approach to lessons- using songs to teach technique for right and left hands

About Tim

I'm a multi instrumentalist with a decade of performing and teaching experience on the bass, guitar, piano, cello, sitar, and more. Ive performed on the Grammys, toured internationally, and studied music in a multitude of styles on many instruments, including a bachelors degree from University o

Feliks V.

Teaches Online
Starting at $80
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Cello Performance and Education from State Institute of Music, Moscow Russia
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Feliks V.

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In my teaching, I focus on developing strong technical foundation, which is crucial to develop at a very early stage for a future success, and nurturing students’ creativity and natural musical talents. As an active concert musican, I understand challenges that students may face in learning cello and how inspiring can be a productive practicing! I don't teach how to play and be dependant on a teacher, but rather how to analyze and enhance your practicing patterns, listen to yourself, think, be creative and independant: everything that encompasses joy of playing music

I help my students to build up their resume for university applications: audition to honor orchestras, win competitions, pass CM and RCM tests. My students successfully compete at International and National competitions and are members of different orchestras including Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra, All Southern California Elementary Honor, San Juan Capistrano and Irvine Honor Orchestras, Orange County Youth ...

About Feliks

Russian born cellist, Feliks Volozhanin, began studying cello at the age of seven. At the age of twelve he became a laureate of Chelyabinsk State Youth Cello Competition and continued his studies at State Institute of Music in Moscow, Russia. Since moving to the United States, Mr. Volozhanin has wo

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Jeanmarie J.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Jeanmarie J.

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Experienced professional cellist with degrees in music and music education strives to bring a solid foundation combined with the joy of music.

About Jeanmarie

My passion is music and my greatest joy is sharing that passion. My teaching style is adapted to each student, customized lesson plans and curriculum designed to teach and challenge but also ensure the student is enjoying the experience by basing lessons on music in which the student is interested

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Edward A.
Very good instructor. She has the right temprament for me being an older student.
Tracey L.
She was very thorough..plus her style of teaching will definitely benefit me in the long run!!
Debbie N.
Jeanmarie helped me to learn the proper way to hold the cello and the bow. She watched carefully to be sure I maintained that throughout the lesson. I am pleased that she is going to be sure I learn to play the cello well to prevent injuries. She also gave me some very basic bowing and finger exercises to practice this first week so I begin to build correct muscle memory before I go on to working with sheet music.

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"As an adult learner, I was intimidated by the prospect of learning the cello because it’s such a demanding instrument, but Arlette has put these apprehensions at ease. She is wonderfully experienced which gives the student a very solid foundation; essential to playing the cello well. Highly recommend her as an instructor for any aspiring cellist."
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Took Cello lessons from Arlette C.
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"Jessica is an excellent instructor! She really has patience with our 7 year old and makes things easy to understand."
Lilyan
Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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"Terrific start. Victor is very adaptable and is enthusiastic as a teacher. Looking forward to future lessons."
Amelia
Took Cello lessons from Victor M.
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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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"Erin has been a wonderful teacher. She's extremely knowledgeable and is able to pass that knowledge on in clear language and examples. Erin has a positive caring personality that makes learning enjoyable. She's also very understanding when changes in the my schedule are needed. I'm so glad I found her!"
Trisha
Took Cello lessons from Erin C.
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"My first lesson was amazing and I’m looking forward to many more lessons.
Victor is very knowledgeable and teaches well."
Amy
Took Cello lessons from Victor Q.
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"We loved our first lesson! And our son really liked Kelvin. He made him feel excited and enthusiastic to learn more cello and to improve."
Daniel
Took Cello lessons from Kelvin L.
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"Chris has been an amazing cello instructor! He does a great job explaining how your body should feel when you're bowing (great for a first time string student) and hand positions. He really helps you integrate cello practice into whatever time you have for it and you can tell he really has a passion for the instrument and knows it well. On top of it all, he's just a really nice, fun person and the lessons fly by!"
Niyati
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"Has a wide background and heavy focus on rudiments. Great teaching style!"
Tanner
Took Cello lessons from Don L.
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"My daughter has taken lessons with Ms. Yuliya for over a year. She has progressed quickly and has a solid technique. Ms. Yuliya worked with her for scholarship opportunities, and my daughter did very well."
Jani
Took Cello lessons from Yuliya K.
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