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Kelly F.

Boulder, CO
Starting at $30
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  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • B.A. in Cello Music Performance from Brigham Young University
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Kelly F.

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Hi, I’m Kelly the traveling cello teacher! I have been playing the cello for 21 years and received a B.A. in music performance from Brigham Young University in 2020. I began taking lessons at the age of 5 and have studied under many wonderful teachers, conductors, and coaches, who helped me discover the joy and fulfillment that comes from expressing yourself through music. I have taught a variety of students of different ages, backgrounds, and physical abilities, and have learned that everyone can grow and benefit from playing music. In my studio, you will learn how to play with proper form and technique, how to read music, how to practice effectively and perform confidently, and most importantly you will learn to express yourself and SING with the cello.

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Genevieve T.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks English
  • Awarded New York Philharmonic Zarin Mehta Fellow from New York Philharmonic
  • Teaching since 2007
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Genevieve T.

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Having 10 years of experienced cello teaching, I feel very comfortable helping my students understand the foundations of cello technique. I graduated with a Bachelors of Music from the music conservatory Cleveland Institute of Music, and got my Masters in Music from Northwestern University's Bienen School of Music.

In addition, I completed a 2 year rigorous Suzuki Technique Pedagogy Program where I am now certified to teach all 10 levels of the cello books. I am confident in explaining any questions a student may have. I love to make practicing a game, so that way we are developing the proper skills but also challenging ourselves while having fun! Even I can understand that practicing can get tiresome and dull at times!

As a traveling musician who has performed all over the world, I feel it is important for students to appreciate all types of music. While classical training and technique are absolutely crucial to the beginning stages of a student's development, I like to show ...

About Genevieve

I am a professional cellist, skilled in all solo, chamber, and orchestra settings. My playing has invited me into the top ranking music festivals in the world including Tanglewood Music Center, Aspen Music Festival, Music Academy of the West, and many others. These opportunities have led me to perf

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Roger Jones
Excellent. Thoughtful and focused on the basics and started where I was at.
Tyler W.
Fantastic first lesson and 100% looking forward to more!
Addison
She has been doing a wonderful job with my daughter. My daughter absolutely loves working with her.
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Leah B.

34 Reviews
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Starting at $24
  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 13; Female: 4 and up
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Leah B.

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The cello isn't a particularly easy instrument to learn, but I will say that it is SO worth it. It takes work, but what doesn't? Cello is my passion, and I hope I can help it become yours.

About Leah

I would like to start off by saying that I am a full time college student working my way through school by teaching, so if you can't find a slot that works for you, message me and maybe we can work something out! Now, a little bit about me. I have been learning music since I was 6 years old.

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Leah is great! Our first lesson was a huge success. She was able to assist with tuning my son's cello. We look forward to our next lesson.
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Steven M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English
  • Awarded Outstandning Student from Pierce College Music Department
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Steven M.

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Steven holds a Bachelor of Music with a focus in Music Composition from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, WA. He has been teaching lessons for 5 years.

"When starting with a new student, I work hard to ensure we go over the student's goals and determine where we need to begin in the learning process. From there, I can advise and create a compatible lesson plan specifically designed to each student."

About Steven

Steven Moncado is currently an active composer, instructor, and active member in the music community in Tacoma, Washington and its surrounding areas. His instruments are violin, viola, and cello. He his been playing the violin for 16 years, cello for 12 years, and viola for 3 years respectively. He

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Christopher G.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Christopher G.

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As a New York State Public School Music teacher with over 21 years of experience, I have taught hundreds of students how to play the Cello. My students have been highly successful and accepted into county and state-wide music Festivals.

About Christopher

I am a New York State Certified Public School Music teacher with over 21 years of experience. I pride myself on teaching with compassion, humor and making learning fun. My students become part of my family. I also know how to prepare you for any musical adventure you want. You want to prepare for a

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Valerie
Mr. Greer did a fantastic job teaching my daughter Clarinet. He is very professional and she got a perfect score on all of her NYSSMA solos that she worked on with him. I highly recommend Mr. Greer for private lessons.
Stu
Worked with my daughter and she really enjoyed the lesson. She asked me if she could continue to take lessons with Christopher. He seemed to be able to easily have her gain confidence.
Jim
He is an amazing teacher. He helped me tremendously with my embouchure issues and my sound. His friendly style and energy really motivated me to practice more. Can't wait to get back to school and audition for first chair in band.
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Eliana Y.

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Starting at $50
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Eliana Y.

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Experienced cello teacher - all ages welcome! We can focus on whatever you need most and find ways to tackle your greatest challenges together. Whether cello is a side habit or an area of focus for you, we'll find ways to make practicing and learning fun.

About Eliana

I have been teaching since I was in middle school and have worked with all ages and levels. I am currently finishing my degree at the Juilliard School, where I've studied for the last six years. I've performed all around the world and have collaborated with numerous acclaimed musicians - my passion

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"Christopher is a wonderful instructor. He is enthusiastic about teaching, patient, and excited to help is students reach their goals."
Kate
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"Naomi is a very good teacher. She really tries to adapt the lesson to fit the student."
Michael
Took Cello lessons from Naomi R.
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"She is an excellent teacher. I felt at ease with her and learned a lot in my lesson."
Cindy
Took Cello lessons from Brenda L.
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"Nader is well experience and professional cello teacher.
I'm recommending Nader if you guys looking for cello teacher."
E. Hafezi
Took Cello lessons from Nader T.
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"My daughter is improving so much. Naomi is able to tell her exactly what she needs to focus on. She breaks things down for her which is essential since my daughter has ADD. Communication is great, we receive a practice plan for the week and feedback after each lesson."
Marisela
Took Cello lessons from Naomi R.
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"My daughter is engaged and present in the lesson and is finding joy again in her cello."
Charlize
Took Cello lessons from Helen N.
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"Randall pushes the best out of you. He sees potential in you when, at times, you don't see it. You will progress quickly."
Sonia
Took Cello lessons from Randall K.
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"Very helpful and knowledgeable!"
Kelley
Took Cello lessons from Naomi R.
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"Don’s passion for the cello was very contagious. I really enjoyed my first lesson with him and can’t wait for the next one. He is very knowledgeable about the history of cello and the correct form and posture and I hope I can put to practice his good teachings."
Valeria
Took Cello lessons from Don L.
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"Lenna is AWESOME :) I really enjoy my online lessons :)"
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