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Kristen D.

11 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $45
  • Bachelor of Music- Cello Performance from The Boston Conservatory
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kristen D.

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I'm a cellist and educator who has taught students of all ages and abilities. I strive to enable my students to find their own style and voice on the instrument. During the past six years my students have applied their skills in orchestras, recitals, and bands. My lesson plans include technical development, various repertoire including Suzuki, and exploration of personal musical interests and songwriting. Cello is my passion and I want to share that with you!

About Kristen

Kristen is an accomplished cellist and music educator who has been teaching private lessons since 2009. She has helped her students develop technique, confidence in playing, note reading, orchestral and improvisational skills. Kristen received her training at the Boston Conservatory, earning a

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JoAnn
Kristen is super friendly, easy to understand, and really makes the most of the time you have together!
Jacqueline S.
Kristen is an excellent teacher. She is extremely intuitive about her students needs and tailors the lesson to the students skill level. I look forward to the next lesson.
Rachel G.
Kristen is absolutely fantastic. Our teen was a first time cello player and she learned an immense amount and was completely inspired by Kristen.
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Catherine W.

17 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $70
  • Speaks English, mandarin
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Catherine W.

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I only teach beginner and intermediate cello.

About Catherine

Catherine is a performer, teacher, and arranger. She has performed in world class venues such as Weill Recital Hall in Carnegie Hall, Merkin Hall, Kosciuszko Foundation, as well as the Museum of Natural History, and she has performed with over thirty different chamber ensembles, including the Ameri

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Merlene
I had a great experience because Catherine is an amazing instructor.
She taught lessons with a high degree of professionalism and care. As a novice, I was able to learn a lot because Catherine was patient and attentive to my learning style.
Teba
My two oldest children (one more advanced in piano than the other) began taking lessons with Catherine just this year. They have both shown significant improvement and love her as an instructor. They also look forward to practicing in between lessons. We could not be happier.
Naoko
Great artist and a teacher. My 6 year old enjoys her lessons and I love her down to earth vibe.
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Chialing P.

9 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Chinese
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Bachelor of Music from Indiana University Jacobs School of Music
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Chialing P.

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If you are in school and are looking to get into all state and need help with school orchestra, or if you are an adult learner and just want to learn how to play, you are at the right place. I am a firm believer of having a good setup and I am excited to share it with you the secret to having good posture, having no soreness when you play, and how to have a good bow hand..etc. If you need help learning how to practice efficiently-that means practicing less but with greater outcome, you can also come to me. Playing the cello should be enjoyable and with the right method that I can provide for you, You will be able to improve tremendously.

About Chialing

I offer piano and cello lessons for all levels and ages in both English or Chinese. My teaching philosophy is to help students set up a good foundation and practice routine. My lessons are engaging and tailored to individual's needs. I am also an experienced online teacher. Online music lesson

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Very down to earth and friendly! Made a good connection with my daughter
Daisy H.
Chialing is a kind, patient and amazing teacher. I know my daughter will progress significantly with someone of her accomplishment and professionalism. We are so happy to have found Chialing and would recommend her to every cellist!

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Dawnn F.

56 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dawnn F.

56 Reviews
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Online Cello Teacher

1 hour lesson with music theory, performance tips, and of course playing music!
I have been teaching for 6 years. In 2013 I received my Bachelors Degree in music from Bluefield College. I have played for the Rappahannock Youth Symphony and the Bluefield College Orchestra and I have in duets and trios with members of the Roanoke Symphony. I enjoy playing music, because music echoes the soul. Everyone may speak a different language, but all musicians speak the same language of notes and rhythm.

About Dawnn

I have been playing violin, viola and cello for 20 years at the age of only 27. I am the Principal Conductor of Ovation Youth Symphony Orchestra. Previously, I was the Assistant Conductor of the Crossroads Youth Orchestra. I have been teaching for 10 years. I have experience teaching children as

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Jacqueline S.
Dawnn is an excellent instructor and I will continue lessons with her.
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Elena Z.
We have been with Dawnn for a couple of years now. Originally, the purpose of us hiring her as a violin teacher was to get my son into the string orchestra. Promise fulfilled and my son got into the orchestra. Besides, we really appreciate Dawnn for her commitment, punctuality, and proficiency. Her skill and expertise are producing wonderful fruits in my son's musical accomplishments . Thank you so much!
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Megan C.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Bachelor of Music in Cello Performance from Eastern Michigan University
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Megan C.

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As a cellist with 20 years of playing experience, I am a passionate principal cellist of many orchestras around the US and an even more passionate teacher. I enjoy helping students of all ages and levels!

About Megan

Megan is an internationally performing cellist hailing from Detroit, Michigan. Currently residing in Austin, Texas, she enjoys sharing her musical passion with students and on stage all over the country. In her free time, Megan spends her time drawing and reading. She has most recently served as

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Lily S.
Megan is a very patient, wonderfully talented teacher. I look forward to each lesson.

Maryne M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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Maryne M.

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I have been teaching classical cello to students of all ages and all levels in New York City and the Twin Cities since 2012. I am passionate about teaching, watching my students excel, and developing a lifelong love for the cello in my students.

About Maryne

Cellist Maryne M. is an active performer and cello teacher in the Twin Cities. She has performed regularly at venues ranging from Carnegie Hall and Merkin Concert Hall in NYC, to the Baroque Room and Sundin Music Hall in Minnesota, with such ensembles as the New York Youth Symphony, the Nova Philha

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Average Cost of Cello Lessons in Brooklyn, NY

The average cost of 60-minute cello lessons in Brooklyn 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 $140 per hour.
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"Rebecca is very knowledgable. My son felt at ease with her, she knows her music. Thank goodness that I found her and there is no doubt in my mind that she will be able to help my child."
- Greg
Took Cello lessons from Rebecca K.
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"I absolutely love working with Teresa! She knows her stuff and works to adapt her lessons to fit my specific skill set. I highly recommend her for anyone wanting to learn the cello."
- Stacey
Took Cello lessons from Theresa S.
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"Amy has a great way about her which gives the student confidence. She’s fun, easy going and very talented. I would recommend her to anyone looking to study the Cello."
- Jo-Ann
Took Cello lessons from Amy A.
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"Great experience. As a senior just beginning to play an instrument, Angela is patient and a good instructor."
- Donna
Took Cello lessons from Angela C.
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"Great teacher. Glad we found her.

Because my husband and I are using the same email address for these lessons, I had to write this review under my husband's "review nickname," JimSong. I am a female and a beginning cello player.Joann is an accomplished symphony cellist. Yet she is able to help a beginner like myself.
She is a very knowledgeable, understanding, and patient teacher. I am learning a lot about the cello and have been motivated to work at improving my skills. My husband is also taking singing lessons. Glad we found Joann.

Sincerely,
TerryCello"
- Jim
Took Cello lessons from JoAnn R.
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"I took up the cello in my late 20's and am finally back taking lessons after a few years, so I had developed a lot of bad playing habits. Jessica really helped to deconstruct my technique and is helping me rebuild a stronger foundation on which to perform. She is also dependable regarding emailing and texting when needed. I would definitely recommend her!"
- DeAnn
Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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"She is excellent, my daughter loves her lessons. I have noticed a lot of improvement. Highly recommended."
- Sofia
Took Cello lessons from Christien B.
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"Susanna is funny and patient. If you get something wrong she encourages you really well."
- Elsa
Took Cello lessons from Susanna S.
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"Fantastic teacher!!"
- Leigh
Took Cello lessons from Nicholas H.
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"She is brilliant and nice! She have a doctor degree for music from Indiana university.(If you like cello, Janos Starker is one of her teacher when she was in school. If you are sort of person like me who like show out in front of friends, you can say Janos starker is my teacher's teacher! LOL!) She is well qualified for all levels cello players. I took cello class from her. She not only taught me cello techniques, but also music theory which can help to understand cello technique. She always try to teach me how to think and find out the best way for me. Not just show me how she play. I think this is important. I learned so much from her last year! Sadly I have to move back home. Highly recommended for people who want to learn how to play cello!"
- Ye
Took Cello lessons from Sue D.
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