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Hrant P.

3 Reviews
Washington, DC
Starting at $140
  • Speaks Serbian, English, German, Armenian, Bulgarian
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Hrant P.

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I believe that every student has his/her own need because we are all unique as human beings, every one of us has their stronger and weaker skills and my job as a teacher is to find the best tool to pass to the given student.

I am strict but fun, whichever amount the student needs more.

I use the Suzuki books because the songs (and later pieces) in are very good, popular, fun, and evenly progressive.

Achievements depend also on the student and the amount of practicing done at home. I as a teacher can only do that much in passing my knowledge and spur the student own. Practicing at home is very, very important.

About Hrant

Hrant's interests range from the solo cello repertoire to chamber music, teaching, and orchestral playing. As a teacher he has been a faculty member at Yale School of Music, 92nd Y, Summertrios Music Festival, and has held master classes at Yale and the William Blount-Slawson Competition. He has re

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Patrick-Helios L.
Wonderful teacher. Able to engage young cellists.
Ryan C.
Hrant is very patient and believes in building a strong basic foundation prior to proceeding.
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Wilma Evangeline B.

35 Reviews
Bowie, MD
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Tagalog, English
  • Teaches students 4 to 60
  • Awarded Early Childhood Music and Movement Instruction from KD Silver Spring MD
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Wilma Evangeline B.

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All cello lessons are taught as private, one-on-one music instruction in music studio. Cello lessons are tailored to each student by taking their goals, experience, and learning pace into consideration.

For beginner students, lessons include fundamentals – such as posture, instrument position, bow and left hand technique, and music reading/sight reading as well as fun musical learning games

For Intermediate students, lessons focus on performing repertoire from all musical periods. More advanced bow and left hand techniques such as spiccato, shifting, and vibrato will be covered, as well as advanced note reading, listening, and music theory.

About Wilma Evangeline

*** Studio Equipment *** Upright Piano Yamaha Electric Keyboard, Guitar, Violin, Flute & Drums *** Travel Equipment *** Guitar, Keyboard, *** Specialties *** Early Childhood Music, General Music Education, Music Therapy & Special Education Services

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Selah A.
Wilma is a very sweet and knowledgeable instructor. My kids enjoy her.
Godson O.
Great teacher
Gionni C.
My son left very happy, he wanted to show me what he learned. So far so good
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Alice C.

13 Reviews
Falls Church, VA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Manderin, English
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Awarded Semi Finalist, Selected Taiwan Participant from Manopoly International Piano Competition, Italy
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Alice C.

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I am a classically trained teacher with ten years of cello teaching experience. Making music through cello is such an enjoyable thing. Therefore, no matter what level of playing or what piece you have in mind that you always wanted to learn,please come to me. I will design a lesson plan and practice plan according to your needs. In my lesson, you will learn music theory,music history,cello technique and of course, music appriciation. I will also chose the right method book regarding to your playing. Looking forward to seeing you.

About Alice

I am a classically trained pianist and piano/ cello teacher. By more than ten years of teaching experience, learning with me is going to be engaging and enchanting. I chose the right method books and design the lesson plan/ practice plan according to your needs. Through my lesson, you are not only

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Austin L.
Alice is great with kids. My five-year-old enjoys learning piano with her. She is very patient and good at explaining things in a simple way that kids could understand quickly.
Satemeh A.
Alice is the best! I have had multiple piano teachers and she is by far the most patient and professional instructor I have had. My playing has literally improved significantly since studying with her. I highly recommend her!
Olivia R.
Alice is very professional and patient. She knows how to communicate well with the kids. My 4.5 years old likes her and is making good progress! Highly recommended!

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Emma S.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Awarded Winner, String Quartet Competition from Boise State University and the Dover Quartet
  • Bachelor's of Music, Cello Performance from University of Denver Lamont School of Music
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Emma S.

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Emma Schwarz is a classically trained cellist and passionate chamber musician hailing from Boise, Idaho. In addition to a Bachelor's of Music in Cello Performance, Emma holds a Graduate Certificate in Suzuki Pedagogy. She has also registered the "Suzuki Principles in Action" training with the Suzuki Association of the Americas. She is the founder and owner of Suzuki Strings LLC, a company that provides high quality musical instruction to students of all ages. She is cello faculty at the Boulder Valley Waldorf and West Denver Suzuki Strings Schools, at which she teaches private and group lessons. Emma is also cello faculty at the City Strings Organization, a non-profit that operates Suzuki group classes in underserved schools in the Denver Area.

About Emma

Emma Schwarz is a classically trained cellist and passionate chamber musician hailing from Boise, Idaho. She is the founder and owner of Suzuki Strings LLC, a company that provides high quality musical instruction to students of all ages. She is cello faculty at the Boulder Valley Waldorf and West

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Karen
Ms Schwarz is a great teacher for my son. She uses Suzuki methods to teach, and is very clear about her expectations for my son in his lessons, and for practicing. He loves his cello lessons.
Jonathan
As a student older than Emma, I was a bit concerned about her ability to teach an adult and our ability to connect. That apprehension went away about half way through the first lesson. Age wasn't an issue at all -- either way. It was a pure student - teacher relationship and I am making great progress under Emma's guidance. I very much enjoy our lessons and I believe I am getting better every week.
Marie
My 10 year old daughter has been taking lessons with Emma for almost a year. Emma is very professional, on point, always prepared and never late. She strikes the right balance of encouragement and challenge. I have noticed my daughter's improvement is all areas of academics, discipline, social interactions, patience and self-esteem because of Emma's influence. Emma has a firm hand and demands that my daughter be prepared and ready and willing to learn. She has also established a great personal rapport with my daughter, who looks up to Emma as a role model. I could not recommend her enough for her professionalism, preparedness, and personal investment in my daughter's cello journey.

Alec G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Alec G.

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I hope to share my passion for cello and music with you! I teach every age range and skill range. I’ve been playing for 15 years, teaching the past 5. I adapt my teaching style to my student, whether you are looking for guidance before an audition or wanting to play that song you’ve heard on the radio! I’m here to help get you to your goal!

About Alec

I am a classically trained cellist and pianist, pursuing my bachelors in Cello Performance. While I’ve been playing cello for 15 years, I have been teaching for the past 5 with the goal to inspire my students the way that my teachers inspired me.

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Elise F.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Cello Performance from Carnegie Mellon University
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Elise F.

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Hi, I'm a certified Suzuki cello teacher and professional cellist in Pittsburgh, Pa! I've been teaching for 10 years and have a very active studio. Students have the opportunity to be involved in recitals, group classes, and collaborative projects - whether in-person or online.

The Suzuki method is based on the principle that "Every Child Can". Given proper care and dedication, anyone can learn to play an instrument. I often say, "Rarely too young and never too old". This proven method has you learn great technique through songs rather than just exercises - it is always based in music making. I would love to share more about myself and the method if you are interested. The pursuit of learning an instrument is an amazing experience. The benefits run far deeper than the joy and beauty that is created. It is my privilege to help many students cultivate this lifelong love of music and I would love to help you, too!

About Elise

Elise Feagley is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Music and has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Cello Performance, as well as a teaching certificate in Music Education (certified grades K-12). Elise is a dedicated teacher in her thriving Suzuki studio in Squirrel Hill. She cu

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Average Cost of Cello Lessons in Gaithersburg, MD

The average cost of 60-minute cello lessons in Gaithersburg is $72. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $140 per hour.
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"I've been working with Nazar since 1998. Not only does he know his stuff and makes his teaching personal to your needs, but he also has a way to make you feel successful even when you are struggling. you always feel better about your playing when you leave than when you got to his studio. He recognizes your learning style and what you want to accomplish, then builds his teaching around that.

If you are looking for a cello teacher (and yes, he also teaches piano and other instruments) I'd say put your time and money into Nazar and you, you will feel it is one of your best investments"
Kelvin
Took Cello lessons from Nazar D.
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"Rene is great.

Great instructor. My 10 year old son really enjoys his lessons."
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Took Cello lessons from Rene T.
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"Megan is patient and encouraging. Taking up cello after over 20 years was daunting, but she has put me at ease."
Brooke
Took Cello lessons from Megan C.
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"This was my first lesson on any instrument. Dustin was very patient. I learned the correct way to hold the cello and some practice drills."
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Took Cello lessons from Dustin N.
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"Victor has the rare ability to both inspire and equip a budding musician. Often, a teachers may be enthusiastic but may lack in practical, effective techniques to enable a student to truly excell. There are also the cases in which an instructor has excellent info to share, but lacks the spark and fun needed for a child to truly benefit. Victor has both. He took our frustrated daughter who was convinced she could not do this thing called cello, and gave her both the tools to succeed and the drive to work. As a former music educator myself, I recommend him with my highest regards."
Joy
Took Cello lessons from Victor M.
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"Chris's style of teaching and breadth of musical styles and genre was a breath of fresh air. After 4 years of strictly classical Suzuki method, it was time to try something new to keep my 12 year old daughter interested. She and Chris are currently transposing a Queen song so my daughter can play it on cello. Chris's teaching style is laid back and the lessons are largely directed by the student's interests, which is just what was needed in our case."
Beth & Syd
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"Chris is very friendly teacher. My son enjoys the lesson w/him."
Ethan
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"Naomi is a wonderful cello instructor. Very patient, easy to understand and able to simplify what would otherwise be very complicated concepts."
William
Took Cello lessons from Naomi R.
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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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"Maria is a wonderful teacher. I really enjoyed taking lessons with her because she struck the perfect balance of challenging me and advancing my skills and understanding that as an adult you don't always have the time to practice as much."
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Took Cello lessons from Maria D.
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