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Sean B.

New York, NY
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music Composition from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 2016
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Sean B.

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Experienced teacher of 3 years, specializing in beginner-intermediate cello students. Through crafting personal warm ups, honing in on different genres to draw inspiration from, and practicing a diverse repertoire from the Classical Canon, Jazz, Folk Music and more, each lesson is uniquely tailored to each pupil. We will focus on entry level techniques for string playing and tonal harmony, and learning repertoire curated to progress the player in a way that develops better practice methods and remains invigorating to the student, charting development in both the technical aspects of playing your instrument as well as the theory behind it all. My goal in using this method is to bring out passionate performances from each student and ensure that each lesson is exciting and inspiring!

About Sean

My name is Sean and I am a professional Cellist, Arranger and Composer based in New York City. I am a graduate of Berklee College of Music where I concentrated on both the cello but also Classical Music Composition. My goal in teaching is to encourage creativity in performance to help further your

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Meixu L.

17 Reviews
Jersey City, NJ
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Chinese, English
  • Bachelor of Music in Cello Performance from Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing of China
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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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 full 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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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.
Wendy
I really learn a lot from her. She is very precise and makes sure I understand how to play each piece, and she is always very patient with me.
Fan
I seriously love her since she is so patient and nice.
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Isaiah P.

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New York, NY
Starting at $60
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • 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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Clark E.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of Music in Cello Performance from San Francisco Conservatory of Music
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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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Michael M.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded Charlottesville Music Teacher of the Year from Charlottesville Music
  • Teaching since 1997
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Michael M.

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Experienced Cello teacher of 5 years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of music knowledge. I specialize Suzuki Method and Essential Elements books depending on the students needs. I push to evolve with each student and create a fun a positive environment in which to learn and I strive to help you meet your goals! I plan and offer yearly professional student shows and concerts to give each student a practical application to their studies.

About Michael

Hello, My name is Michael and Im excited to meet you! I've been teaching private & Professional lessons since 1997! I love helping students accomplish their goals like, getting into college, hit auditions, and more, but above all I love to inspire the love of Music and Performance Arts! Throug

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Michael K.
Stellar teacher! He really knows his stuff and how to convey it!
Justine
I am an adult who has no experience with any type of instrument and was very nervous and intimidated at first. Then I met with Michael, and though there was a ton of information we had to go through, he really made me feel at ease. He has the knowledge, patience, and understanding I was really looking for in a teacher and I'm so happy I found him!
Holly
With his flexibility and willingness to accommodate us my daughter learned a lot from him. He was a wonderful teacher and a great person to do business with.
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Claire S.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 2 and up
  • Awarded 1st Prize Winner, Cello Concerto Competition from Indiana University Jacobs School of Music
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Claire S.

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I love playing and teaching this awesome instrument, and I'm so excited to share that with you. I strive to make lessons engaging, positive, progress-oriented, and personalized. My teaching style is as slow as you need, as fast as you can go. Technique should always serve music, so we'll focus on creating art and telling the story that you want to tell.

Lessons are open to anyone; even if you don’t have a cello yet! I have worked with beginning students learning the basics of reading music to advanced players & colleagues looking for a careful ear. For learners under 10, I recommend 30-45 minutes. For all other players, there's no time limit; I love to go into details and can work as long as you want! For multiple lessons a week, discount packages are available. Congratulations on taking an amazing first step into learning the cello, and I look forward to meeting you in our first lesson.

About Claire

Claire is an avid musician with over 20 years of experience working in New York and Sarasota, Florida. She performs with many different ensembles, including the Sarasota Orchestra, EnsembleNew SRQ, Melodica Women’s Choir, Musica Viva NYC, and as part of a trio with harpist Nancy Allen and flutist C

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Sharon
Claire is extremely patient and plays the cello beautifully. She always has tips and suggestions to help you play better. Her feedback is also always tempered with kindness. She is good at coaxing your best out of you.
Angela P.
Truly professional and a fine first lesson!More as we move on...
Sara
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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Average Cost of Cello Lessons in Westwood, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute cello lessons in Westwood is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $126 per hour.
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$41 average
45 min
$56 average
60 min
$70 average

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"Aaron spends quality time with our daughter and goes through material that is appropriate for her playing level. We are extremely pleased with his attention to her positioning and bowing. Great thanks to his teaching to help our daughter to work on skills!"
Katherine
Took Cello lessons from Aaron F.
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"I have known Stephen Moran for almost four years, both as a colleague and teacher. He is not only a first-class cellist and gambist but also a phenomenal teacher. His observations are always astute and his instructions concise and easy to follow. Paired with his patient and warm personality, it is an absolute joy to study with him. He is highly appreciated by his colleagues, loved by his students, and known for being very responsible and punctual.

Go sign up for a lesson with him right now!! What are you waiting for?? :-)"
Lucia K.
Took Cello lessons from Stephen M.
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"Already off to a good start!!"
Heather mahoney
Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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"John is laid-back and comfortable with my son, quickly assessing where to start with him. We were given clear homework and are excited to see where this journey with the cello takes us!"
Finn
Took Cello lessons from John R.
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"Wonderful first experience with the cello. Thank you Megan for making it fun and easy for me and my girls."
Michael
Took Cello lessons from Megan C.
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"Great teacher. So glad to be learning from Johanna."
Carl
Took Cello lessons from Johanna W.
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"good teacher"
Amy
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"Lucas is a colleague of mine in The Orchestra Now, who I've known for two years. He is incredibly thoughtful and kind, and is an inspiring musician. I have witnessed him curate and present beautiful chamber recitals, perform solo with orchestra, and play brilliantly for some of the world's most esteemed cellists. If you want to learn, discover, and explore the wonderful world of the cello, Lucas is the best person!"
Emily
Took Cello lessons from Lucas B.
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"Jessica was very patient, explaining the names & parts of the cello, how to hold the bow properly, draw the bow across the strings, and encouraged my 1st sounds. Glad I decided to jump in and try to learn something new as an adult."
Kathy
Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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"After only two sessions I am so glad to have found Jessica. She is patient, observant, helpful and so encouraging. I was unsure how online cello lessons would work but this is the ideal format for me. Jessica is able to observe form and offer gentle suggestions how as well as instruction on sound. I wish I was able to take the lessons in person with Jessica because there are a couple limitations to Skype (such as a slight lag and inability to have seamless dialogue or duets) but Jessica obviously knows how to deal with these technical problems. I highly recommend Jessica and am sure that with her help even an old, slow returning cellist will soon be enjoying playing complex music. Finally, Jessica has been very flexible with my crazy schedule lately. An awesome person and great instructor."
Mike
Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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