Melissa Juarez

Melissa J.

Kansas City, MO
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Lesson Details

Cello

Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate
As a passionate cello player, I want my students to have fun but also really understand their instrument and the music they are playing! Students will learn their scales through the circle of fifths, shifting positions, vibrato techniques, music theory, and performing with an accompanist. They are expected to have fun but to work hard - it’s totally worth it!
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About

Melissa delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+ and special needs

Teaching since:
2012

I have been playing piano for 23 years and cello for 16 years. I love sharing music with others and seeing them grow to love music as well. I am currently a pianist for the KC Ballet’s ROAD program. I have a Bachelors of Music from Lindenwood University. I have been a piano accompanist for 7 years. I taught 5th grade Orchestra Club in the Fort Zumwalt School District and was a substitute teacher for Orchestra classes for 3 years. I have been teaching private lessons for 10 years.

Experience

Piano Accompanist
Sep 2018 - Present
Kansas City Ballet

I am currently a pianist for the KC Ballet’s ROAD program. This programs is to scout children who would have ability to join the Ballet and gain a scholarship.

Music teacher
Jun 2012 - May 2018
Band Instrument Service Cp

Teaching private lessons to students on the piano, cello, violin, and viola

Substitute Teacher
Jan 2016 - May 2017
Fort Zumwalt School District

5th Grade Orchestra Teacher
Oct 2013 - May 2016
Fort Zumwalt School District

Substitute Teacher
Jan 2010 - Oct 2012
89th Key Piano Studio

Subbing in for private piano teachers teaching piano lessons

Education

Bachelors of Music
Aug 2010 - Dec 2014
Lindenwood University

Languages

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Awards

Lucette Stumberg Flanagan Award in Fine and Performing Arts
Apr 2014
Shane Williams - Lindenwood University

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Donna Jan 28, 2019
Piano · In home

Melissa is fantastic!! Extremely kind and very patient. She’s a great teacher!!!

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