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Erin C.

42 Reviews
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Starting at $38
  • Teaching since 2014
  • BA in Music from University of North Carolina at Charlotte
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Erin C.

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I teach beginner cello primarily using the Suzuki books, but supplement with other materials when needed. My students work on scales and rhythm constantly to improve their tone and musicality as well as technique. I teach classical, religious, fiddle, and more. I also teach group ensembles, trios, quartets, and I work with students on their school orchestral and audition pieces.

About Erin

My name is Erin. I am a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. I have a Bachelor of Arts in Music, with a concentration in Violin. I began studying violin at the age of six. I have performed with small chamber ensembles, orchestras, quartets, and trios. I enjoy playing for churc

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Leigh G.
Erin is fabulous! She is very patient and kind and is always willing to help out. Great teacher, even from across the country!
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Natalie
Erin is very patient and full of great ideas. She has helped me tremendously in only a few short lessons.

Carolyn B.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, French, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Doctorate of Musical Arts in Music DMA from Arizona State Univeristy
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Carolyn B.

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I have been teaching beginning cello for over twenty years. I teach both traditional western methods and Suzuki style. I have a Doctorate in Music. I am very experienced teaching all ages. I teach out of my home studio in Scottsdale. If you have ever dreamed of learning to play music, I can help you make that dream come true.

About Carolyn

Carolyn has taught advanced, intermediate and beginning violin and viola lessons for over twenty five years. She has also taught beginning piano and cello for over twenty years. Carolyn earned her Doctorate in Music Performance from Arizona State University. She has taught in the Maricopa Commun

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Mennen P.
Dr Carolyn is very patient & made every step of my beginning lesson enjoyable. I’m looking forward to my next lessons on the web with her!
Clark W.
Carolyn brings years of experience and insight to every lesson. She offers positive encouragement. She regularly challenges me with goals to stretch my skills, and always looks to move me on to a higher level of playing.
Charlene R.
Patient, encouraging and inspiring. I cannot recommend Carolyn highly enough.
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Leilah S.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Bachelors of Arts in Music Education from University of Indianapolis
  • Teaching since 2003
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Leilah S.

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Cello is my main instrument. I have taught cello for 12 years and am certified in Suzuki book 1! I focus on building great fundamentals for the best success and use my students personal interests/goals to specialize instruction.

About Leilah

Hello! My name is Leilah and I love teaching cello, piano, & music theory. I have a bachelor's degree from the University of Indianapolis in Music Education. While I studied there, I held the Principal Cellist position my junior & senior year. I have played cello for 21 years, Piano for a total

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awesome instructor!
Jennifer
I studied under Leilah for several years and I couldn't have asked for a better teacher. She was my first teacher; she showed me the basics of cello and taught me in Suzuki books 1-6. One thing Leilah does that not many cello teachers do is play with her students. At my lessons, Leilah always had her cello out and was ready to demonstrate a technique or playing style, which helped immensely with my understanding of music. Having Leilah as a teacher has given me the skills and preparation I need to play in college. I would recommend her to any cello student who is willing to work hard to improve.
Jeni
Ms. Leilah has an in depth understanding of the Suzuki Method but also uses many inventive ideas to make lessons fresh and motivating!

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Buffi J.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 11 and up
  • MM Performance from The University of North Texas
  • Teaching since 1992
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Buffi J.

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I teach with a flexible curriculum that will adapt to your goals and how YOU learn. If you are not quite sure what those are, I can help you establish them. I have a masters and bachelors in cello performance degrees from USC(bachelors) and UNT (masters) and have been teaching a private cello studio since 1997. In addition to being classically trained, I have studied jazz and rock improvisation, completed a film scoring certificate from Berklee, composed and arranged orchestral parts for indie rock / pop / hip hop and commercial music. I toured for two years with Hamilton (Philip Tour) and 10 years with The Polyphonic Spree. I mostly work in the studio, musical pit, alternative and commercial styles mediums, but I teach the standard etudes, repertoire, exercises, etc. I can also show you how to record yourself and compose in GarageBand, Logic Pro or Ableton. I'm also great at preparing you for college auditions, competitions, all state/ region material and anything else. I've

About Buffi

Hi There! I am a professional cellist, arranger, composer, and music contractor based in New York City. Currently, I serve as a cellist on one of the Hamilton national tours. I have been a long-standing performing, touring, and recording member of The Polyphonic Spree. Since 2002, I have recorded

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Buffi Jacobs, you ROCK!!!

Buffi is one of the best teachers I've ever worked with. I'm a long time string player but fairly new to cello (3 years). I've know Buffi for a long time from having played gigs with her. She was my first choice for cello teacher, her playing is an inspiration, she's a master cellist, and she's really fun to be with. I'm very happy with my progress and attribute it to the sound fundamentals Buffi taught me right from the start.
Tess
Buffi is an amazing cellist, teacher and person. Highly recommend.
Owen
Buffi was my instructor for over 5 years, and did not only develop me as a cello student/musician but also as a person. She taught me to expect more of myself, build discipline and a work ethic, and was a positive role model on being a true adult in a perspective that your own parents could not provide. If you sign up with lessons with Buffi, prepare to be challenged, but also be prepared to see results!
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Clark E.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Clark E.

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Let’s make music! Over 10 years teaching experience in many genres. From the first lesson, my focus is musicality and expression. I teach using technique and repertoire in a way to help my students gain the skills to fully express themselves in music. I have the ability to teach both the traditional path of classical training as well as a customizable program to meet the needs and requests of a diverse musical society. Whether your goals are performance, theory knowledge, or composition, I look forward to helping you achieve them!

About Clark

I am a current graduate student at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, where I am pursuing two independent degrees in Cello Performance and in Music Composition. My Bachelor’s Degree is in Cello Performance, and I have travelled the world with my cello. I have studied and performed across the

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Abby
Clark is the best teacher I have ever had! He’s so patient with me and has made the transition from in person to online lessons so easy. I would highly recommend him for any of your music needs. He is very knowledgeable about all of the subjects he teaches and he is able to explain everything in many ways so that I can understand. You can’t find a better teacher.
Hannah
Wow! I have never enjoyed playing the piano more than I have taking lessons from Clark. He has helped me a lot with the technical aspects of playing but has always helped me to understand how an emotional connection to the music is important as well. I’ve improved by 3 books within a short time period because of his patience. He also takes notes during our lessons and sends me a copy of them so that I can review while I practice. I have recommended his teaching to several of my friends and he is going to start teaching my nephew soon. Great teacher! And makes learning an instrument a great experience!
Juliet
My kids have been taking from C. Evans for almost three years. Not only has their musicianship improved, so has their confidence! He has been able to directly improve my kid’s musical experiences and helped them with auditions for school amongst other things. He encourages them while providing high class teaching. My kid’s never leave their lessons discouraged or bored but always ready to learn more music and excited for the next lesson. He is very communicative and will always work with your schedule and inevitable conflicts. I HIGHLY recommend him for piano/cello/music theory lessons.
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DeAndre K.

10 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Music from Oakwood University
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DeAndre K.

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I like to focus on correct playing position, reading the clefs associated with cello, scales, etudes, solo pieces, shifting, and vibrato.I've taught a wide range of students. From beginner to intermediate to advanced. I've taught students as young as 4 to students in their 60's.

About DeAndre

I am looking for students who want to work hard at learning an instrument or anyone that would like to learn to read music. I specialize in classical and religious music. I have been playing in the Huntsville/ Decatur area for years.

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Rasheeda C.
He was very professional and helpful. I recommend him to anyone looking to learn.
Clara
DeAndre is very patient and pleasant with my two daughters, who are looking forward to their next lesson. He is clearly a talented musician as well.
Eric O.
For the last year I have been taking piano, viola and violin lessons online with DeAndre. He is a natural, insightful teacher and I look forward to years of lessons with him. I would absolutely recommend him.

I'm a beginner with the violin and viola and an intermediate pianist. I was doubtful at first that I would be able to learn through a video chat. I'm amazed at the detail DeAndre can pick up just by watching a video chat. There have been many times when we just did the lesson over the phone with no video and he was able to tell that my fingering hand was in the wrong position or I was holding the bow wrong just by listening over the phone!

On and off through my life I've taken piano and viola lessons (I'm 46) and was never able to get very far. I found my teachers discouraged me in many ways without trying to. DeAndre has been fantastic. With his instruction I've been able to do things I never thought I would ever be able to do. He's excellent at giving feedback about the things I'm doing wrong but in a way that keeps me positive and makes me aware of the things I'm doing well and the things I need to improve.

DeAndre is absolutely worth the time and money.

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Average Cost of Cello Lessons in Oakboro, NC

The average cost of 60-minute cello lessons in Oakboro is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $105 per hour.
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"Kristen is absolutely fantastic. Our teen was a first time cello player and she learned an immense amount and was completely inspired by Kristen."
Rachel
Took Cello lessons from Kristen D.
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"Kristen has been a truly fantastic cello teacher to my daughter (14) for over 3 years!
Her lessons are truly engaging and productive and she can communicate the information in a way that is easy to understand. She so very patient and encouraging while also inspiring excellence in her students. She keeps the lessons fun and interesting by spending some time each week on playing duets, sight-reading and learning a variety of musical styles. Her own incredible musical talent is an inspiration and her enthusiasm is contagious!"
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Took Cello lessons from Kristen D.
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"It's great to find a local cello teacher for my son. Easy to schedule, easy to work with!"
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"Out of all the instructors I’ve had (instructors with PhDs and over twenty years of experience teaching cello), Chialing is the best by far. I’ve been taking lessons with her for a little over a year and a half and I know that aside from her general likability, she is very diligent and detail-oriented—characteristics essential to fixing technique problems sometimes rooted in even the slightest improper finger placement. Furthermore, she quickly re-explains concepts in new ways until I understand them both conceptually and physically. She also goes out of her way to find drills tailored toward keeping current skills sharp and improving weak skills. She will work with you to ensure you keep improving and stay interested in the piece and drills you’re working on. She won’t disappoint."
Elle
Took Cello lessons from Chialing P.
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"I really enjoying the lessons with Naomi , she is great!!!"
Kseniya
Took Cello lessons from Naomi R.
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"Learning a lot and having fun doing it!"
Sophie
Took Cello lessons from Frederic R.
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"My 12 year old son has been taking lessons with Claire online for a couple of months. He had been playing a few years in school but never had an individual lesson. She is helping him create some new habits while improving his technique and musicianship. She is very encouraging and supportive (and fun!). Looking forward to seeing how he progresses in the future!"
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Took Cello lessons from Claire S.
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"What a great first lesson! Naomi was patient and very knowledgeable. Can’t wait for my next lesson!"
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Took Cello lessons from Naomi R.
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"Mr Larson is a very experienced and talented cello teacher."
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Took Cello lessons from Don L.
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"I had my first lesson this past weekend. I was pretty nervous but Theresa made me feel at ease with just holding my cello!! She is very very knowledgeable! I am fired up about doing my homework and ultimately our next lesson!!"
Adonis
Took Cello lessons from Theresa S.
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