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Daniel P.
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Unique perspectives from a classically trained cellist turned fiddler. Unlock the fingerboard!
I am a multi-talented string player specializing in jazz, celtic (irish) and traditional fiddle styles.
About Daniel P.

Daniel teaches and performs classical, jazz, gypsy swing, traditional irish music, old time fiddle, bluegrass and country, blues, and rock and roll. Instruments included but not limited to: cello, violin, guitar, and mandolin. Daniel graduated in 2007 with a cello performance degree from the Longy School of Music after attending the Berklee School in Boston. His 10 years of teaching experience are enriched by his ability to approach and perform a wide variety of musical styles on numerous instruments. He performs regularly with the San Diego hot band Gypsy Groove, and can also be seen at wineries and the occasional contradance. His private studio has included all abilities and ages from 4-93, and he continues to teach from his home in Encinitas, CA. His teachers include Terry King and Eugene Friesen. Daniel has toured nationally and performed with musical pioneers such as Darol Anger. His multi-talented background gives him a unique insight into teaching all stringed instruments.

Levels taught

Teaches all skill levels

Teaching since

Teaching since 2006

Education

Undergraduate Cello Performance

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Teaches ages 5+

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Speaks Blues, Bluegrass (The High Lonesome Sound), Classical (Baroque, Celtic (Irish, Rock, English, Roll, Scottish), Classical, Romantic)

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Daniel P.
Teaches Online
Unique perspectives from a classically trained cellist turned fiddler. Unlock the fingerboard!
I am a multi-talented string player specializing in jazz, celtic (irish) and traditional fiddle styles.
About Daniel P.

Daniel teaches and performs classical, jazz, gypsy swing, traditional irish music, old time fiddle, bluegrass and country, blues, and rock and roll. Instruments included but not limited to: cello, violin, guitar, and mandolin. Daniel graduated in 2007 with a cello performance degree from the Longy School of Music after attending the Berklee School in Boston. His 10 years of teaching experience are enriched by his ability to approach and perform a wide variety of musical styles on numerous instruments. He performs regularly with the San Diego hot band Gypsy Groove, and can also be seen at wineries and the occasional contradance. His private studio has included all abilities and ages from 4-93, and he continues to teach from his home in Encinitas, CA. His teachers include Terry King and Eugene Friesen. Daniel has toured nationally and performed with musical pioneers such as Darol Anger. His multi-talented background gives him a unique insight into teaching all stringed instruments.

Levels taught

Teaches all skill levels

Teaching since

Teaching since 2006

Education

Undergraduate Cello Performance

Teaches ages +

Teaches ages 5+

Speaks

Speaks Blues, Bluegrass (The High Lonesome Sound), Classical (Baroque, Celtic (Irish, Rock, English, Roll, Scottish), Classical, Romantic)

Speaks

Has background check

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Great teacher - friendly, patient, knowledgeable.

Posted Jan 23, 2021
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Daniel does a nice job explaining the lesson.

Posted Nov 14, 2020
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He is an amazing teacher! Very kind and I am advancing well. I highly recommend Daniel.

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Bluegrass (The High Lonesome Sound)
Professional Proficiency
Blues
Fluent/ Native Proficiency
Celtic (Irish
Professional Proficiency
Classical
Fluent/ Native Proficiency
Classical (Baroque
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English
Fluent/ Native Proficiency
Rock
Professional Proficiency
Roll
Professional Proficiency
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Fluent/ Native Proficiency
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Professional Proficiency

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Fiddle
Teaches Online
Teaches Online
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S
Times are shown in your local timezone (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Pricing
30 minutes
$40
45 minutes
$60
60 minutes
$80
90 minutes
$100
New Student Special
First 3 lessons
$30
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