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Popular Cello Teachers in Island Park, NY

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Helen N.

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Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $65
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  • Teaching since 2014
  • Awarded Susan and Ford Schumann Scholarship from Aspen Music Festival
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Helen N.

Brooklyn, NY

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While I certainly place emphasis on technical work and mastery, I also want all students to feel comfortable in expressing their individual voice and interests. I believe that it is incredibly important to encourage students to explore a number of creative avenues within music. Therefore, I am very open to having students explore music outside the classical canon in addition to experimenting with improvisation and composition. An additional component of my teaching style is finding unique and interesting ways to keep students motivated and teaching them how to effectively practice and learn on their own.

About Helen

My teaching philosophy is largely centered around the importance of individuality. The “one size fits all” approach is hardly ever adequate--every student has different needs, strengths, and challenges. While I certainly place emphasis on technical work and mastery, I also want all students to feel

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October 26, 2015
Shaniya
Helen is an engaging and inspiring teacher. I recommend her highly!
July 8, 2015
Ellie R.
My 10 year old daughter isr excited to have Helen as a cello teacher. Helen is positive and fun and makes playing cello seem really hip and cool.
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Ashley M.

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Teaneck, NJ
Starting at $50
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ashley M.

Teaneck, NJ

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As a violist and string enthusiast, my appreciation and knowledge of the cello runs fairly deep. I had studied and taught myself how to play the cello with the guidance of a professional cellist some many years ago, but I've always been eager to teach the cello to any willing student with a deep appreciation. Students can expect a curriculum catered to their needs and desires, whether they be to on the road to a professional musician or just the hobbyist and a teacher who is dedicated to their educational growth and desires.

About Ashley

I am currently a junior at Ramapo College studying music education but I am no foreigner to teaching. I have been teaching for some years now with general ages ranging between 3 to 25, in the violin, viola and cello. I have also taught music theory from a beginner's standpoint to a college sophom

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May 29, 2019
Kathleen M.
Ashley was very helpful to me. I was floundering. I am a brand new 'musician', still learning to read music. I would still be working with her, but I had to move suddenly. She was very encouraging and I hope to be able to continue lessons again with someone in my new location.
February 17, 2019
brooklyn
my grand daughters 1st lesson was great,,ashley took time to tune violin, explained the the whole instrument and how to properly take care of instrument can not wait for my grand daughters next lesson
January 20, 2019
Kathleen M.
I really enjoyed my 1st lesson with Ashley. She gave me hope that I’m not a basket case. I feel encouraged that I might someday play well enough not to send people running for earplugs or exits.
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Meixu L.

(17)
Jersey City, NJ
Starting at $60
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  • Speaks Chinese, English
  • Bachelor of Music in Cello Performance from Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing of China
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Meixu L.

Jersey City, NJ

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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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October 2, 2019
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.
September 30, 2019
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.
September 30, 2019
Fan
I seriously love her since she is so patient and nice.

Meet Online Cello Teachers Serving Island Park, NY

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Hope E.

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Cello
Starting at $59
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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I am great with beginners. I am very clear how to play, how to practice and I have great techniques to get better faster. I have been teaching for over 20 years.
I perform , write music as well so i am versed in many ways.
I have studied with some of the greatest musicians, and have performed with many different types of artists. I can really help someone who would like to learn the cello. I love to teach and I want to connect to my students and make it is fun as well as give them the proper technique. I am a New England Conservatory Graduate as well as a Fulbright Scholar.

About Hope

I have been performing the cello since I was 8years old. I have had some of the best teachers and I am happy to pass along the great lineage of cello playing. I have created some great ways to understand the cello better and great ways of explaining how to practice and get better. I have performed

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Megan C.

(40)
Cello
Starting at $40
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  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaching since 2008
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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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October 7, 2019
Elizabeth Boison
September 26, 2019
Candice G.
Great lesson!
July 26, 2019
Lily S.
Megan is a very patient, wonderfully talented teacher. I look forward to each lesson.
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Rachel C.

(37)
Cello
Starting at $30
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, German
  • Music Education (Orchestra) from Bowling Green State University
  • Awarded Music Teacher of the Year from Toledo City Paper
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My teachings will assist you in working on orchestral repertoire, solo pieces and any other musical interest you would like to learn about. Students of mine have gone on to advance to audition-only groups.

About Rachel

Hello there! I'm Rachel C., a bass player and singer on the stage who also enjoys playing and teaching all stringed instruments. I have a degree from Bowling Green State University (Ohio) in Music Education. I've taught lessons for over 10 years and truly love working with eager students of all age

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August 6, 2019
Peter W.
Charming and knowledgeable. Makes it easy for the student to understand.
May 8, 2019
Carolyn H.
Rachel is knowledgeable and so easy going. Really enjoying lessons.
March 21, 2019
Randal M.
She's very knowledgeable and patient. It's been many years since I've played but I feel completely comfortable and confident with her guidance.

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Average Cost of Cello Lessons in Island Park, NY

The average cost of 60-minute cello lessons in Island Park is $72. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $30 and $167 per hour.
30 min
$43 average
45 min
$58 average
60 min
$72 average

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"She is a fabulous teacher who is very patient. She does not judge and she knows when to share a laugh, and when to work."
- Familia
Took Cello lessons from Susanna S.
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"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."
- Carissa
Took Cello lessons from Meixu L.
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"Chandrika is a very skilled, fun and patient cello instructor. She knows how to adapt to each student's music goals."
- Heidi
Took Cello lessons from Chandrika P.
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"Very good teacher, very patient and I had fun. I feel I got a lot out of our sessions and I plan on continuing."
- Pia O'Keefe
Took Cello lessons from Peter B.
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"Great first lesson. Has it down to a science."
- Cash
Took Cello lessons from Chandrika P.
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"Micheal was an excellent teacher and really had patience with me, I am an absolute beginner. He listened to how I learn and explained things in a way that make sense to me. Can’t wait for the next lesson!"
- Andi
Took Cello lessons from Michael B.
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"My daughter loved her first lesson. She can't wait for the second."
- Colleen
Took Cello lessons from Brendon P.
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"Very good first experience for my 11 yr old"
- Katie
Took Cello lessons from JoAnn R.
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"Jessica is an excellent instructor and cellist. She has an engaging personality and a creative mind, e.g., explaining concepts several different ways until the student understands. I started new to cello and enjoy lessons, which include technique, theory and individual pieces (separate from the instruction books) that are challenging but fun, satisfying my desire to play familiar classical pieces. I have recommended her to several friends for cello and violin."
- Lorna
Took Cello lessons from Jessica B.
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"In my opinion, having been an educator in the Isaac School District for many years, Mr. Quintana exhibits excellent teaching techniques and strategies to enable the learner to be successful. He is professional, prepared, courteous, and prompt. For the past 6 years, Mr.Quintana has been my cello instructor. The environment that he creates as an educator provides an excellent foundation for continued learning. Mr. Quintana's knowledge of string instruments and piano are superb."
- Suzanna
Took Cello lessons from Victor Q.
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