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Elise F.

Pittsburgh, PA
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Cello Performance from Carnegie Mellon University
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Elise F.

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Hi, I'm a certified Suzuki cello teacher and professional cellist in Pittsburgh, Pa! I've been teaching for 10 years and have a very active studio. Students have the opportunity to be involved in recitals, group classes, and collaborative projects - whether in-person or online.

The Suzuki method is based on the principle that "Every Child Can". Given proper care and dedication, anyone can learn to play an instrument. I often say, "Rarely too young and never too old". This proven method has you learn great technique through songs rather than just exercises - it is always based in music making. I would love to share more about myself and the method if you are interested. The pursuit of learning an instrument is an amazing experience. The benefits run far deeper than the joy and beauty that is created. It is my privilege to help many students cultivate this lifelong love of music and I would love to help you, too!

About Elise

Elise Feagley is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Music and has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Cello Performance, as well as a teaching certificate in Music Education (certified grades K-12). Elise is a dedicated teacher in her thriving Suzuki studio in Squirrel Hill. She cu

Timothy G.

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Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students Male: 8 and up; Female: 6 and up
  • Teaching since 1999
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Timothy G.

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I've taught all ages and ability levels for nearly 20 years now. Lessons are tailor made for the student's needs and goals. I really love teaching and meeting new people. It is such a joy to be able to enjoy what you do every day for work. Whether you're absolutely new or an advanced player, I can help you. I've do classical and non-classical playing, too! Let me know your goals and let's get started! 8-)

About Timothy

Cellist Timothy Garrett studied at The New England Conservatory Preparatory Program, The University of Southern Maine School of Music & The Bowdoin International Music Festival. His Instructors have included William Rounds, Nathan Stutch, Tsuyoshi Tsutumi, Peter Howard, Andre Emelianoff, Nicholas J

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Brenna
Tim is an excellent teacher. Always looked forward to taking my kid there. Let's you work at your own pace while still remaining structure and a little bit of laughter too! Just wonderful all around! You will not be disappointed to receive lessons from someone with so much talent and passion!
Abi
Tim is a wonderful teacher. My son has been playing since he age 8. Tim is conscientious and thorough; exactly what is needed to lay a strong foundation.
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Amy A.

26 Reviews
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Starting at $32
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master's of Music in Cello Performance from Cleveland Institute of Music
  • Teaching since 2011
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Amy A.

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Whether you're looking for a traditional Suzuki method experience or just want to fiddle around, we can work together to make playing cello a great experience for you. In person or over Skype. Young and young at heart welcome.

About Amy

Amy is a private cello teacher in NYC, splitting her time between her students in NYC and her online students. Prior to living in NYC, she completed her Doctorate in Cello Performance at the Cincinnati College-Conservatory and her Master's in Cello Performance at the Cleveland Institute of Music.

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Reegan D.
Reegan (13) loved her first lesson with Amy and is looking forward to learning more with new material! She had an excellent experience.
Eva
Amy was cheerful, yet efficient. In just half an hour, she taught my daughter the parts of the cello, how to properly position the instrument and her fingers, and plucking techniques. It was impressive that all of this was done remotely on a screen. Her pre- and post-lesson communication was also top notch. My daughter is very excited to keep learning from Amy!
Erin
Amy is a fantastic teacher with a clear and concise way of laying out lessons. I've played piano for nearly three decades, but have no base in cello, and she uses that common language to help me understand this new instrument. As a musician, teacher, and student I'm very impressed and pleased with her instruction!

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JoAnn R.

46 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks English - spoken; German, French, Italian and Spanish - sung
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 9 to 80
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JoAnn R.

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I love sharing my passion for music with all of my students - ages 5 through 72.

You can always recognize a skilled cellist. The music sounds smooth and graceful, the tone quality is lovely. Unskilled cellists just don’t sound the same. What’s the difference? Skill of course. The skill to play a very large instrument with relaxed hands and arms by using your core muscles to transfer your body weight through your arms and hands into the cello. Not every cello teacher knows how to teach that.

I believe that my unique combined musical and medical background makes me a better cello teacher. In addition to my graduate and undergraduate musical training and extensive musical experience, My knowledge of human anatomy and mechanics of how the body works can help you develop habits that will lead to the beautiful singing tone that’s makes the cello a favorite.

We will then build on those habits to develop good intonation, a lovely vibrato and a variety of bowing techniques ...

About JoAnn

Your lessons are designed to help you develop the skills and confidence you need to successfully perform in public. I work hard to prepare your lessons and I ask my students to invest daily time working on skills studied at their lessons. Performing music requires the patient integration of mult

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Larry
I received about 10 lessons from JoAnn and feel very good with the results. I started playing guitar and singing in a small band and knew that I needed help. Joann educated me with many warm up lessons, a good start on reading music, and numerous exercises towards reaching pitch that will also save my vocal chords from harm. It's up to me to practice and use the available tools that JoAnn has introduced me to while I take a break from lessons while traveling. JoAnn is a professional singing teacher.
Abigail
She is great! My daughter really enjoys her lessons and we appreciate how thorough JoAnn is.
Angelica
JoAnn is a very patient and kind teacher. In the last few lessons I've had, she has taught me more than Ive learned with my previous teacher of 8 years. She is very understanding and teaches her students everything we need to know to be a good vocalist. I would highly recommend her.
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* Dwight Anderson *.

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Starting at $40
  • Speaks German, Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music from New England Conservatory of Music
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* Dwight Anderson *.

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Over twenty years experience performing and teaching students music on the cello. Former students have gone on to major in Music, Medicine, Law, Engineering and other professions

About * Dwight Anderson

As a professional musician and cello teacher for over two decades it is a wonderful feeling to know that you helped to provide some moments of joy to your audience after a concert performance. By teaching the art of music to students of various ages and backgrounds a musician is able to make sure

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Roshan
Mr. Anderson has been a great influence on my life. As a cello teacher, Mr. Anderson has a wealth of knowledge ranging from the making of the cello to the history of composers to just random facts. Mr. Anderson has been my teacher from the 6th grade to my senior year. During those 6 years, he helped me grow into a great cello player that as a senior, I was able to play a solo with my school orchestra as a senior capstone. He, also, understood, that during this time, not only is his job to teach me cello but also to help and guide me into a better person. I have had many great and amazing teachers in high school and college and Mr. Anderson is among the best. I will never forget those 6 years and will fondly look back at these formative years.
Christine
Dwight Anderson was a fabulous cello teacher for my son from preschool through high school. He was, in fact, the best music teacher we ever had for either of my children - through all of their piano, violin and cello instruction. He was consistent and nurturing, able to push the boundaries of expectation, and able to inspire. Although he only taught my son, he influenced my daughter as well by encouraging them to both participate in the GDYO. He was masterful in choosing certain pieces of work that inspired my son to practice and to perform. Even though he certainly assigned scales and etudes, he always allowed him at least one piece of his choosing that gave him such a sense of accomplishment. For example, my son learned to play the prelude of the Bach suite in G even before he started the 1st grade. That is still his favorite piece! And, starting around 7th or 8th grade, he let his pick which "big work" they would tackle for the following year. We went through the Lalo cello concerto, Faure's Elegie, the Saint-Saens concerto, Popper's Hungarian Rhapsody, Dvorak's Rondo, and finally, "The Dvorak", for his senior project in high school. Even though my son didn't always learn all the movements of the concerto or learn it to perfection, Dwight's partnership with my son in picking these pieces gave him such a love of playing the cello! What a wonder and a gift!
In the years since high school, Dwight has kept up with my son, even though he chose a non-music career path and a life in the north east. We will be forever grateful for Dwight and the influence he has had on my son in particular, and, for his influence on the whole family for deepening our appreciation of beautiful music. Thank you, Dwight!
Hwaying Chung
Mr. Anderson was very patient with my son who was just starting on the cello. He made sure that my son had a strong foundation before learning harder pieces, and always came to the lessons with a bright smile.
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Catherine W.

19 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, mandarin
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Bachelor of Music from Manhattan School of Music
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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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Sophia D.
Great with children very understanding knows a lot of information willing to help you succeed in success! Would recommend to anyone.
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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.

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Average Cost of Cello Lessons in Avonmore, PA

The average cost of 60-minute cello lessons in Avonmore is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $105 per hour.
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"Very kind and gentle, yet practical and helpful teacher"
Julia
Took Cello lessons from Andrew B.
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"Wei , is an excellent teacher,
She gave me really helpful practical suggestions and tips how to practice my bowing technique and it greatly improved my tone and made it easier to play and more fun too !
Thank you Wei ,you are a fantastic teacher!!"
Michael
Took Cello lessons from Wei D.
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"he is a really good teacher. i myself am having trouble switching ears from classical to blues."
Beth Martin
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"Jessica is patient and clear in her instruction. After my first lesson, I am very much looking forward to learning from her."
Amanda
Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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"Great, fun first lesson. Chris taught me the rudiments of the instrument and set up (and more
Importantly gave me some guidance on setting up) the cello. We did some basic exercises and looked over some of the theory materials. Overall a very comprehensive first lesson for this beginner!"
Callie
Took Cello lessons from Chris H.
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"Lenna is the kind of musician and teacher you will never forget. I had the privilege of working with her in college, and she's always been one of my very favorite collaborators!"
Jordan
Took Cello lessons from Lenna P.
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"Victor has been a knowledgeable, patient and respectful instructor. I started the cello in mid-life and that has been humbling. Victor guided my first lessons at his Iowa studio. We have continued with on-line lessons now that he is studying in Boston. He helps me develop efficient practice habits since time is a precious commodity. He encourages healthy posture and technique so that I can enjoy playing for many years to come."
Janet
Took Cello lessons from Victor M.
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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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"Patty is a gifted, talented and dedicated professional musician. She is skilled at understanding my middle age quest to play the cello, and has lead me from beginner with zero ability to a happy Suzuki Book Three player in a very short time. I take a weekly lesson and plan to continue because a mentor and guide is essential for mastering the cello."
Jean
Took Cello lessons from Patricia P.
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"My grandson son says Chris has a great attitude and flair and is really looking forward to his next lesson! I think they hit it off well with a great student/teacher communication
Thank you Chris! Jordan says see you at the next lesson!!!"
Jordan
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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