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Geoff B.

7 Reviews
Garden City, NY
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, some Spanish
  • Awarded 4 Year Full Scholarship, Outstanding Musician Award from Manhattan School of Music, De Anza Community College
  • Performance Diploma with completion all Master Degree Music Courses from Manhattan School of Music, DeAnza Community College
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Geoff B.

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Hi, My name is Geoff and I' m here to teach you the Cello. I offer Technical studies, Solo pieces, NYSSMA, Scales and Arpeggios, Bow Technique, Symphony Repertoire, School Orchestra and other ensemble work and Reading skills. My students do great at NYSSMA, All County as well as LI String Festival. What I teach you, you' ll take with you for ever. Let' s get playing!

About Geoff

Hi, my name is Geoff and I play Double Bass, Bass Guitar, Cello and Piano. I played full time in a Symphony orchestra for 20 yrs., began playing Piano in 1963, Bass Guitar 1970, Double Bass 1977 and Cello 1982. I prescribe lessons complete with Solo, Ensemble, and Technical Playing and Reading Skil

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Patient and Kind. Explains theory well!
Daria S.
My daughter had few lessons with Geoff, so far it seems like her skills has improved.
Kelly
Geoff is a very well rounded teacher with much experience in all areas of his feild. He is great at explaining exactly what he means, and exactly what you as a player must do to create the sound he is looking for. He is not only a phenominal musician, but also an outstanding teacher, who pushes his stufents to do better.
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Isaiah P.

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New York, NY
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of Music from Mannes School of Music
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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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Meixu L.

19 Reviews
Roselle, NJ
Starting at $70
  • Speaks Chinese, English
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Bachelor of Music in Cello Performance from Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing of China
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Meixu L.

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I am a passionate, energetic, humorous, patient cello instructor. I have been teaching since 2008. Within these years, I taught the private lesson, group lesson, music theory and studio class of all ages and all levels. One of my ten years old student got the highest score of the Asian-Pacific Region in Grade two cello exam of The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music only after one year learning from me. I have abundant experiences for helping students not only learning music and cello but also enjoying lots of fun from it. I also helped my students for preparing their solo recitals, summer festival auditions, competitions, and performing arts high school auditions. I am sure you will fully in love with the sound you make after learning from me. Let me help you to accomplish your aspirations.

About Meixu

I am a professional cellist with more than 20 years of performing experience and teaching professionally for more than 10 years. I completed my Master of Music at Boston University College of Fine Arts School of Music with a scholarship. Additionally, I received a Professional Studies Diploma which

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Shimeng Z.
Meixu is an extremely kind and patient instructor. Really helped me with my phrasing and understanding what I was playing. I feel like my practice and strategy to approaching music has changed a lot in the hour I spent with her. Would definitely recommend a lesson with her.
Alex S.
Meixu is very attentive, patient , and her virtual lessons don’t feel “virtual” at all! She has been available and helpful in between lessons (which definitely makes me feel like she cares about my progress). With Meixu, you definitely get what you pay for ☺️
Carissa
She teaches well and makes sure that you fully understand the lesson/technique. Her constructive criticisms really help and allows you to grow and improve.

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Gabriel V.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks Portuguese, German, Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts in German from Texas State University
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Gabriel V.

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For the past 5 years I have been teaching cello to beginner and intermediate students of all ages. I started playing when I was 15 years old, so my experience learning the fundamentals of playing cello are still fresh in my mind. This gives me an edge in my teaching when introducing the instrument to my students. I am a member of the Lone Star Philharmonic Orchestra and hold a Bachelor of Arts in Cello from Texas State University. I can help you learn not only how to play the cello, but can ensure that you have a strong handle of the basic fundamentals, note reading, and music theory as well!

About Gabriel

Hello! I'm Gabriel and I began to play the cello when I was 15 years old after watching a metal band perform with only cellos and no guitars. As I began to learn the cello and play in orchestra, I grew to love classical music! I went to school at Texas State University and received two bachelors de

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Kamila
Gabriel is one of the best instructors ever. He found really interesting music for my daughters to play. He also gave them history about different composers and other background info. He taught them a lot of good techniques to help them play better. Overall, he is really inspiring and my daughters advanced a lot. He always went above and beyond. I can't recommend him enough. My daughters loved having him as their violin teacher as he helped them grow fond of music while playing their violins.
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Jared J.

97 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Associates Degree (General/Music) from Pasadena City College
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jared J.

97 Reviews
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I have played in a variety of musicals and various college orchestras and chamber groups. Because of my approach to music I don't consider classical my forte but I can still teach any student cellist a great amount about beginning to advanced playing in any style - including classical.

I am also comfortable playing a variety of styles on the cello, namely jazz.

About Jared

I am overjoyed and grateful to say I have been teaching music since 2008. I am a very friendly and fun teacher with a great deal of professionalism and patience. More importantly, I love teaching and playing music with a passion. I play a great variety of instruments and have had the opportunity

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Karl
Great session. Jared is easy to learn from and I had a great time!! =)
Matthew S.
Rob
I have had several lessons with Jared. I highly recommended him. He is patient, encouraging and a skilled teacher. He helps you with the pieces of music that you want to learn.

Tim M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelors in Music from University of California, San Diego
  • Teaching since 2011
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Tim M.

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song based approach to lessons- using songs to teach technique for right and left hands

About Tim

I'm a multi instrumentalist with a decade of performing and teaching experience on the bass, guitar, piano, cello, sitar, and more. Ive performed on the Grammys, toured internationally, and studied music in a multitude of styles on many instruments, including a bachelors degree from University o

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Average Cost of Cello Lessons in West New York, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute cello lessons in West New York is $72. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $140 per hour.
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"My son had 10 yrs of lessons with Corey. Corey is an amazing teacher. My son has gained an amazing skill and a wonderful relationship that will last a lifetime."
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Took Cello lessons from Corey A.
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Took Cello lessons from Corey A.
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"I took my 7 year old son for cello lessons for the first time and we have been really happy with the results. Diana brings fun activities to the class plus she is organized and reliable. I would recommend her 100%."
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Took Cello lessons from Diana F.
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"Excellent instructor!!"
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Took Cello lessons from Susanna S.
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"If you are thinking about learning the cello or you have a family member or friend, you WANT THIS TEACHER! Chris is a wonderful, easy-going teacher who will musically meet you where you are, beginner, intermediate, or advanced. Don't pass this opportunity to take lessons with Mr.Bell!"
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Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"Very patient and understanding- doesn't get mad no matter how bad I am! Great sense of humor which comes in handy. I just hope she doesn't give up on me!"
Lorna
Took Cello lessons from Susanna S.
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"Super helpful as always. Great technique advice."
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Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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Took Cello lessons from Quinn L.
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Took Cello lessons from Naomi R.
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"So glad I chose Chris as my online music teacher! He's a lot of fun."
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Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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