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Helen N.

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Starting at $65
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Susan and Ford Schumann Scholarship from Aspen Music Festival
  • Teaching since 2014
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Helen N.

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While I certainly place emphasis on technical work and mastery, I also want all students to feel comfortable in expressing their individual voice and interests. I believe that it is incredibly important to encourage students to explore a number of creative avenues within music. Therefore, I am very open to having students explore music outside the classical canon in addition to experimenting with improvisation and composition. An additional component of my teaching style is finding unique and interesting ways to keep students motivated and teaching them how to effectively practice and learn on their own.

About Helen

My teaching philosophy is largely centered around the importance of individuality. The “one size fits all” approach is hardly ever adequate--every student has different needs, strengths, and challenges. While I certainly place emphasis on technical work and mastery, I also want all students to feel

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Charlize
My daughter is engaged and present in the lesson and is finding joy again in her cello.
Shaniya
Helen is an engaging and inspiring teacher. I recommend her highly!
Ellie R.
My 10 year old daughter isr excited to have Helen as a cello teacher. Helen is positive and fun and makes playing cello seem really hip and cool.
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Naomi R.

81 Reviews
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Starting at $17
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Naomi R.

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Experienced teacher of 4 years with a specialization in beginning/intermediate cello students. Lessons will cater to the needs of each individual student with a focus on a strong technical foundation. As a teacher, I concentrate on engaging students in their learning and aspire to inspire students to discover the joys and benefits of learning music. Not only will students learn to play the cello but they will have instruction in note reading, music theory and ear training. I believe that music should be enjoyable for students and strive to make meaningful connections with my students, positively influencing their musical lives.

About Naomi

I am a performer and teacher, specializing in cello and English as a Second Language. I graduated with a bachelor and master degree in music performance (cello) from Ball State University (Indiana). While a student, I had a multitude of teaching experiences ranging from music theory, music history,

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Michaela
Really great teacher I wish our schedules worked out so I couldve stayed with her. Great insight, awesome classroom setup, and she is patient. Would recommend. I am a beginner with no prior experience
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Simply the best across all fronts.

Ellen T.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Ellen T.

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Cello has brought me all over the world! I've play in pit orchestras for musical theater and in classical chamber orchestras, recorded on folk records and electronic albums, performed in Indian music festivals and the Montreux Jazz festival! Lessons with me will be rooted in an understanding of the instrument that can be applied to any genre.

About Ellen

Hello! I'm Ellen, a graduate of the Berklee College of Music and a life long musician, performer and songwriter. Music has allowed me to explore the world, as well as my own creativity and my relationship to others. I am eager to share these gifts! I can offer lessons in: --Guitar... my spec

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Aylén
My daughter started lessons with Ellen in person before the pandemic and shifted to online lessons since the pandemic. In both formats Ellen has been excellent in providing professional guidance, new tools / exercises, but most importantly, she has been able to help my daughter gain her confidence back and actually enjoy learning more about her self through her voice. I highly recommend Ellen, she’s always been responsive, responsible, on time, and extremely professional while also warm and approachable.
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Erica
Ellen is awesome. I am a total beginner and perfectionist so I don't tend to do well with learning something new in front of another person. I grow easily frustrated when I don't pick things up quickly and easily and get embarrassed when I make mistakes. Ellen makes the lessons super comfortable for me and I leave having learned something new every time. I have a LONG way to go but I can see where this can lead and plan to stick with it. She knows how to make music and an instrument make sense to someone with no background in music which is very helpful for me. I plan to stick with her for a long time!

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Adriana E.

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  • Speaks Portuguese, English
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
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Adriana E.

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When I was 16 years old, I attended a pop music concert and the band had a cello. Hearing that beautiful and deep sound paralyzed me. I was delighted and knew from that moment that I wanted to start taking lessons, learn how to play, and become a cellist. It was love at first sight!
I'm from Portugal. I was pursuing a DMA in cello performance and I did a minor degree in cello pedagogy. I have been teaching for around 12 years (students of all ages and levels).

About Adriana

Biography Founding member of the Trio Compassionatto Ensemble, performing concerts in the Middle East and Europe. Adriana has played with orchestras including the Feldkirch Festival Orchestra (Austria), Junge DeutschFranzösische Philharmonie (Bayreuth, Germany) with concerts in Paris, Bayreuth,

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Catherine J.
Adriana is a wonderful teacher. She taugh my 5 year old daughter for one year and I couldn't be more happy!
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Joshua B.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
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Joshua B.

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My focus as a teacher is to coach my students to their best performance. As they play, I encourage them to listen to their sound and then use what they hear to shape their growth. I then add to their thoughts, pointing out the positive aspects of their performance and giving them directions for how to improve.

About Joshua

I have been passionate about classical music my entire life. In college, I played in the university orchestra, formed a string quartet, and produced a daily radio show about music. Since I love music history and theory, I actually have two Master’s degrees, one in cello and the other in musicology.

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Nicholas H.

73 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Bachelor's in Music Performance from Georgia State University
  • Awarded Gerschefski/Reader Cello Scholarship from Martha Gerschefski
  • Teaching since 2009
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Nicholas H.

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I'm an experienced and dedicated cellist, having played with Orchestras and Chamber groups throughout my state. My lessons are focused on relaxation, and am as laid back or strict as the student needs. Whether you're a beginner or advanced, shooting to be a church player or a pro, I have taught students for that and am the teacher for you.

About Nicholas

Nicholas is a professional cellist that has studied since the age of 9. He has now been teaching the cello, viola, and violin for over a decade for students of all ages, beginner to pre-college level. Throughout Nicholas’s career, he has been an active member of Honors Orchestras, Youth Symphoni

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Evelyn
Very patient in explaining the mechanics of the cello to an adult learner. Is very knowledgeable and look forward to continuing to take lessons with him.
Charlotte H.
Nick was awesome! He was a pressure-free and very easygoing teacher. I enjoyed my lessons with him!
Rakesh K.
Nicholas explains things in a way thats very understandable and logical. He also shares lot of tips for me to pick up easily as i am a very beginner

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Average Cost of Cello Lessons in Andover, CT

The average cost of 60-minute cello lessons in Andover is $72. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $43 and $140 per hour.
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"Annie was extremely patient and engaged. Good teacher for adult beginners."
Bob
Took Cello lessons from Annie M.
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"While a bit humbling Alex definitely helped me fix some glaring technical issues, particularly with the bow."
Mark
Took Cello lessons from Alexandra K.
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"Elisa is patient and encouraging"
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Took Cello lessons from Elisa B.
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"great lesson, can't wait for the next one"
Zac
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"The highlight of my children's week is their lesson with Corey. He is fun, knowledgeable and really connects with each child where they are at in their ability."
Cathleen
Took Cello lessons from Corey A.
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"Nicholas, was great! He made sure my daughter understood everything and was easy to understand."
Brooke
Took Cello lessons from Nicholas H.
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"Teacher is wonderful and very responsible! We're lucky to have her!"
Emily
Took Cello lessons from Genevieve T.
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"My son had his first lesson with Chialing today, and he learned a lot from her. She was very detailed in teaching and was very precise when correcting mistakes. She went through what my son needed to work on quickly yet completely. He looks forward to his next lesson with her."
Andrew
Took Cello lessons from Chialing P.
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"Excellent, excellent teacher

I've been taking cello lessons from Bijan for about 2 years now, and his instruction has caused me take a greater appreciation for music on the whole. Cello is my first instrument and I was worried that, as an adult player just starting out, I'd have to hunt around for an effective teacher. I was very, very lucky in getting Bijan as my teacher. His credentials are unmatched and his talent across multiple musical styles is amazing. Any question you have, from instrument choice to deep music theory, he has an answer for. He has also been incredibly patient with me, even when I seemed frustrated and ready to give up. I probably would have if it had not been for his encouragement and help. Bijan would absolutely be my first choice for anyone in the San Diego area wanting to learn music."
David
Took Cello lessons from Bijan Z.
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"I'm learning so much, and Maria is so delightful and clear in her directions!"
Layla
Took Cello lessons from Maria D.
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