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Erica M.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Erica M.

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I am an experienced performer and teacher with 20 years experience on my instrument. I specialize in non-traditional forms of improvised music and classical music, but teach all genres. My lessons are individually catered to students of all ages and learning abilities to keep their interest heightened and meet their needs. I assist students in building a strong musical foundation through proper technique, note-reading, and music theory along with ear training, listening and memorization.

About Erica

As a cellist with 20 years experience on my instrument, I take a less traditional approach having performed at renowned venues such as the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Archive, Hungry Brain, and Elastic Arts. I am active in the improvisation, jazz, "New" music

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Ashley B.

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Chicago, IL
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 4 to 18
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Ashley B.

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With experience in teaching violin, viola, and cello, my goal for students is to refine their technique and musicality to the instrument they love! Beginning-advanced students are welcome! We will have engaging lessons, well-rounded with strings technique, music theory, listening skills, and more! Each lesson will be customized to the student's individual needs and we'll have fun in the learning process! Let's grow our strings community!

About Ashley

I am a violist with 13 years of experience playing stringed instruments specifically violin, viola, and cello. I hold Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Viola Performance and am going on my fourth year of teaching. One-on-one lessons are my favorite and I'm looking forward to working with future s

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Shannon
Ashley is great! Super friendly and has a diverse teaching and instrument experience
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Genevieve T.

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Forest Park, IL
Starting at $42
  • Awarded New York Philharmonic Zarin Mehta Fellow from New York Philharmonic
  • Teaches students 3 to 70
  • Bachelors of Music in Cello Perfomance from Cleveland Institute of Music
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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 per

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Addison
She has been doing a wonderful job with my daughter. My daughter absolutely loves working with her.
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Emily S.
Teacher is wonderful and very responsible! We're lucky to have her!

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Katrina O.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts- Music from University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire
  • Teaching since 2010
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Katrina O.

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One of my favorite things about humanity is how we all learn differently. I aim to cater my teaching to each student to best prepare them as musicians, performers, and possibly future educators. I adhere to the "canon" of cello playing, but spice it up to appeal to each student and keep them passionately in love with their instrument.

About Katrina

A little about me personally: I am a native Wisconsinite, an avid cellist, and lifetime music lover. I have been teaching cello lessons privately off and on for the last 9 years and hold a Bachelor of Arts in Music from the University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire. In my school years, I participated

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Michael B.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Cello Performance from Nyack College
  • Teaches Beginner
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Michael B.

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Fun and easy to learn cello lessons!

About Michael

New York City based cellist, Michael, has gained popularity for his performances from coast to coast in the United States and overseas. One of his memorable accomplishments include being a winner in the Lowe’s Has Talent competition in February 2018. Michael was selected as one of thirteen perfor

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Eugene
When the sorrows of your heart overwhelms you, there isn’t a better way to receive healing than music! Thank you Michael for your piece!
Amanda
Michael Bent is a great musician overall! He is very patient and always willing to help you in any weakness you struggle with as a musician! I am proud to say we are graduated from the music school of Nyack College!
Cliff
I am Cliff Smith, conductor and Professor of Music. I’ve had the esteemed pleasure of hiring Michael Bent to play Cello in many different settings. He has proved himself to be an excellent musician. He is very well organized, punctual, and has great musicality. As one of his professors, he practices consistently and is always well prepared. I have watched him teach other students who were beginners and intermediate level players. He was a great example for his students and he was excellent helping his students take their musicianship to the next level

I give Michael Bent my highest recommendation.
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Valentina H.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 8 to 70
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Valentina H.

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Valentina is a cellist with 11 years of experience, currently, she is a professor at music academies; she has participated in national and international orchestras. She was part of the “El Sistema” in Venezuela, where she obtained her knowledge abilities to become the musician she is now. I like to see how my students grow and advance; I get involved in their musical growth, which helps them to develop each of their skills by giving them tools they enjoy to work on while they enjoy it.

About Valentina

Hello! My name is Valentina Hernández; I am a Cello teacher and orchestra player. I studied in the Venezuelan National Youth and Children Symphony Orchestras System "El Sistema”. Vicente Emilio Sojo Conservatory (Barquisimeto), "Simon Bolívar Conservatory" (Caracas). For 11 years I have dedicated

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Estefania
Valentina Is a great teacher, she has helped me grow as a musician. She has taught me lessons and skills that are helpful for me. Her great personality and charisma takes my insecurities away and I feel confident when she teaches me how to play better my cello. I appreciate her as a teacher and her classes are great!
Isabel
Hola, mi sobrina de 12 años tiene una excelente empatía con la Profesora Valentina Hernandez ella ha avanzado y le veo mucho interés en seguir aprendiendo todo lo referente al Cello su maestra siempre está dispuesta para ayudarla, orientarla en sus clases le crea hábito de estudio, si la recomiendo Saludos
Javier
She is a really extraordinary musician. She knows how to make her students to advance quickly and learn deeply. They love the way she teaches. They achieve to master the cello with her techniques

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Average Cost of Cello Lessons in Schaumburg, IL

The average cost of 60-minute cello lessons in Schaumburg is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $117 per hour.
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"She’s incredible! Helped me gain so so much skill and get me into music college!"
Alayna
Took Cello lessons from Dessislava N.
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"Jessica got Chloe off to a good start. And, she's so excited to to learn more."
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Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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"Jessica was patient, kind, and completely fun to be around. She also didn't let my son get away with bad form. Way to go, Jessica! She's coming back until she's sick of us!"
Dylan
Took Cello lessons from Jessica B.
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"Corey has been instrumental to my daughter's growth in her cello practice. He's a very experienced teacher working with school-aged children and very patient and adaptive to each student's individual needs."
Natasha
Took Cello lessons from Corey A.
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"I first started taking lessons from Ryan during his tenure at the Musician's Depot in Sherman Oaks. It's been 2 years since and he's been nothing but great! He's easy-going and works at your own pace. You get a real sense that he actually cares about your improvement as a player! :) Can't recommend him enough!"
Mary
Took Cello lessons from Ryan S.
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"Ted was great! patient and kind with my daughter"
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Took Cello lessons from Ted L.
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"Johanna is very patient and inspiring. She is a dedicated teacher!"
Octavia
Took Cello lessons from Johanna W.
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"Great instructor, very patient and his focus on bow holding is very helpful for someone who has never played before."
Isabel
Took Cello lessons from Don L.
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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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"It was very much fun. Do is very nice and knows a lot."
Hanna
Took Cello lessons from Don L.
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