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Concetta A.

35 Reviews
Ridgewood, NY
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Composer in Residence from TAKT Artist Residency and Gallery
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Concetta A.

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The cello is one of the most beautiful instruments! Experts say it has the closest sound to the human voice.

About Concetta

Concetta is a NYC based violinist, strings specialist and composer. She writes original art songs inspired by natural science, folk tales, poetry and everyday objects and sounds. She released her first solo album entitled Falling in Time in February 2015 on Waterbug Records. She was a visiting comp

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Jim
My first lesson with Concetta was great. I received a lot of good feedback and things to work on for this first week. Really looking forward to lesson 2 next week!
katherine
Concetta is a super knowledgable and supportive teacher! She adjusts her teaching to student interests and needs. She teaches in a lovely space and if you are super lucky you will meet her adorable dog, pepper <3. I highly recommend her!
Micaela
Hire Concetta, especially to support a beginning violin player! She is warm, professional and very adept at finding your child's musical strengths and then identifying material to help them access and enjoy the music and instrument. AKA GOOD TIMES for all and excited to continue...as it should be. Thank you Concetta for your expertise and flexibility with schedule. Keri-Ann

Benjamin L.

Astoria, NY
Starting at $35
  • Awarded Pablo Casals Award from Manhattan School of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2000
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Benjamin L.

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I've taught cello for the last 12 years, and try to infuse the same enthusiasm into my students as I experienced in my journey to where I am today. I use both the Suzuki method books and the Applebaum String Builder books to start with beginners, depending on level and experience, with an emphasis on music reading. After that, the student's progress will dictate the best route to follow.

About Benjamin

In my years of teaching, I have developed an individual approach with each student, young or old, according to different needs and learning styles. I believe it is never too early or too late to begin learning, and it is my hope that music making through this instrument will be as enjoyable and pas

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Isaiah P.

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New York, NY
Starting at $60
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Master of Music from Mannes School of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Isaiah P.

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Isaiah is a passionate instructor and brings his love of the cello and performance to students of all ages and backgrounds. Ensuring that each of his students receives a highly individualized learning experience, Isaiah spends a great deal of time creating unique plans of study for each pupil. He strives to make lessons engaging, fast-paced, and exciting. Isaiah has worked for several non-profit arts organizations, youth orchestras, and school systems teaching the cello, all the while maintaining a sizable private cello studio. He has taken advanced coursework in music pedagogy, teaching artistry, and Alexander Technique, incorporating modern techniques as well as practices from the rich history of cello tutelage into his teaching methods. Signing up for private lessons is both an investment and a commitment. Isaiah works hard to make this investment as worthwhile, exciting, convenient, and affordable as possible.

About Isaiah

I knew from the time I was very young that I had to be a musician. It still amazes me how young children often are when they know that music is what they want do with their lives. Teaching the cello is so exciting for me because whether or not someone chooses to be a professional musician, I know t

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Katherine
Isaiah is a wonderful cellist and teacher. He is kind, patient and knows how to get great progress while always keeping it fun. He is an exceptional musician bringing his years of experience and love of music to every lesson. He is passionate about each and every one of his students, and I could not more highly recommend him!

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Leah B.

23 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 13; Female: 4 and up
  • Cello Performance from Play and Sing His Praises Home School Orchestra
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Leah B.

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I have been doing cello for close to 10 years now, and as of 3 years ago, I discovered that I love teaching! It's become a favorite way of mine to inspire other's to be the best musician they can be! 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? I would encourage everyone to play an instrument! It just so happens that I can only help with a few of those. ;)

About Leah

I am 17 years old and a member of the Missouri Philharmonic Orchestra. I am also the principal cellist in the Play and Sing His Praises Homeschool Orchestra, where I not only enjoy playing with the orchestra, but also have the pleasure of being able to teach children and adults an instrument when t

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Ben
Leah is patient and kind and didn’t mind my 8 year old’s inquietude. A 30 minute lesson was perfect for himand his attention span.
Kaity A.
So helpful and encouraging! Excited to keep learning with Leah.
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Mari C.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Afrikaans
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Bachelor of Music from The Juilliard School
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Mari C.

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I am a Juilliard-trained cellist who is passionate about discovering the beauty and joy of music and encouraging my students in a life-long discovery of music-making regardless of age or prior experience.

Cello lessons with me will give you a solid understanding of cello technique along with developing your musicianship through music theory, music history and ear training. I teach a variety of musical styles and genres from Baroque, Classical, and Contemporary to crossover genres. Send me a message with any questions you might have!

About Mari

I am a professional cellist with a Bachelor and Master’s Degree from The Juilliard School in Cello Performance. I’ve been teaching cello and music theory to students from ages 3-60 for the past 8 years and specialize in Baroque (historical performance), contemporary music and extended cello techn

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Landon
Mari is wonderful to work with. My son enjoys her teaching style and she is personable and skilled.
William
Mari is an excellent teacher that made me feel like I could play way above what I ever thought possible. She is very good at what she does and knows the cello amazing. She is very easy to work with and my ability jumped hugely in just a few lesson! Thankyou Mari
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Zachary F.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Music Education from Duquesne University
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Zachary F.

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Experience professional Cellist and Teacher. I have been teaching professionally for 9 years, and am a certified Pre K - 12 Music Teacher. The lessons are based off of pedagogy, developmentally appropriate practices, and analysis of student progress. I hold an initial evaluation lesson to determine the current level, and then from there develop an individualized plan based on student goals, and desires. I have played in Rock, Jazz, Classical, and many other settings, and Focus not just on "classical" music, but any genre, including Pop music and how to learn to play pop songs by ear, and create your own arrangements of these songs. Send me a message to connect and we can develop your skills as a whole, rounded musician!

About Zachary

I am a professional cellist, and certified K-12 Music Educator, who graduated from Duquesne University with a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education, and a Masters Degree in Cello Performance. My philosophy in teaching is holistic. I spend the first lesson analyzing musical knowledge, skills, and ap

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Average Cost of Cello Lessons in Newark, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute cello lessons in Newark 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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45 min
$58 average
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$72 average

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"Very professional, knowledgeable and patient ."
Chloe
Took Cello lessons from Megan C.
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"How awesome to find Don. Colin had such a great first lesson and can't wait to go back."
Colin
Took Cello lessons from Don L.
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"Great first lesson. Has it down to a science."
Cash
Took Cello lessons from Chandrika P.
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"I'm an adult and I've been working with Byron for 5 months now. We've worked in person and now through video during quarantine. It's been a great experience and I would surely recommend him!

I had no experience with string instruments and feel I'm on my way to playing the cello competently. Byron keeps things fun and moving along at a good pace. He's especially good at diagnosing the cause of any difficulties I'm having."
James
Took Cello lessons from Byron H.
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"Nick is calm, encouraging, and clear. I feel capable!"
Anthea
Took Cello lessons from Nick A.
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"Very patient and knowledgeable. Looking forward to the next lesson."
Cory
Took Cello lessons from Megan C.
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"Victor is a wonderful teacher. He’s very patient and focuses a lot on the important fundamentals. I’m an adult student and he was very encouraging and helpful."
Julia
Took Cello lessons from Victor M.
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"Don is very patient, gentle and caring teacher. My son enjoys the cello lessons . Great cello instructor!"
Jing
Took Cello lessons from Don L.
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"I'm very glad I found Ryan. I was a bit hesitant to take cello lessons because I'm a male in my mid 20s, I've never played, and I was intimidated by the whole idea. Ryan makes it fun and stress-free, he's very patient, and most importantly - he cares! I know he cares about my progress because he proactively met with me on a non-lesson day so that I could tape up my cello and repair the broken string in order to have enough time to practice. I'm very comfortable with Ryan as my instructor and I look forward to my continued progress through his excellent guidance."
Cesar
Took Cello lessons from Ryan S.
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"A fantastic cellist with a thirst for continually pushing her own musical knowledge and limits.

Johanna has been a great contributor to many orchestras I have conducted. She continuously seeks to further her knowledge to help make the music come to live and freely shares this knowledge with others around her. She continuously strives to find a perfect balance between technical acuity and musical phrasing/interpretation in her playing. I cannot overemphasize the benefit of her skill in this area, as it results in very technically competent musicians, who are also expressive!

She is friendly, encourages other struggling musicians. She always shows up to rehearsals/concerts early, with a smiling, can do demeanor, and a willingness to help wherever there might be a need.

She is professional and personable, she is always my first recommendation to parents and students looking for 'the right' music teacher."
Clark M
Took Cello lessons from Johanna W.
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