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Popular Cello Teachers Near Seattle

Check out some of our most popular teachers near Seattle including Mercer Island, Bellevue, Kirkland, Medina and Seahurst.

Jonathan G. Seattle, WA

About Jonathan

I have nearly thirty years of experience working with students of all ages, both in private and group settings. I have also taught in Latin America - in Spanish.

Leah I. Bothell, WA

I utilize a wide range of methods and approaches, Fiddlers Philharmonic, Mark O'Connor Method, String Basics, Jazz Philharmonic, solos & scales

I enjoy teaching jazz, classical, fiddle and pop music. I create a warm rapport with students, which helps them make progress and enjoy music along the way.

About Leah

Violin and viola teacher for classical, jazz, fiddle tunes. 18 years experience teaching school orchestra, 22 years private lessons. Teach many types of learners: gifted and lots of strategies to help those with learning challenges. I lived in India for a year, so I am encouraging and supportive of multi-lingual families. I love music and enjoy the chance to share this with others. Quotes from students: “With this artful blend of soul and solid technique, Leah is able to both impress and inspire students to become ever better musicians. ”~Heather Morgan, Violist "As an adult student, Leah was both an example and an inspiration, able to fuse my prior experience in music with the intricacies of playing a new instrument. I felt encouraged and motivated to practice on my own."~Cary ...

Katharina O. Seattle, WA

Hello! I have been playing cello for 10 years as a soloist, chamber group member and in orchestras. I love listening to but especially creating music, and I would enjoy the opportunity to share this with any beginners who want to start creating music with the most elegant of the orchestral instruments!

About Katharina

Hallo! I just graduated from Scripps College in California with a Bachelor of the Arts in German and have a huge passion for learning and sharing this love of learning with others. I have been loving speaking German for the past 6 years in my time in California and Germany. My time as a student of music is even more extensive, as I have been playing cello and piano solo and in ensembles for more than 10 years. I hope to help with any sort of learning you wish to pursue!

Don L. Seattle, WA

After graduating from the Juilliard School of Music I played with the New Jersey Symphony for 3 years and then moved to Switzerland where I was Principal cellist with the Beil Orchestra. I have spent 30 years teaching cello with good success. I enjoying helping students getting better. I teach the rudiments of the bow arm, bow grip and how to change the direction of the bow.

About Don

I graduated from Juilliard (BA) and played 3 years with the New Jersey Symphony after which I moved to Europe where I was Principal cellist with a Swiss Orchestra ( Biel ). I teach the Leonard Rose bow arm technique. I believe he had the best bow arm in the business. I work with the bow arm first with beginners and advanced players to get a better bow grip, bow stroke and bow change. The rudiments are important!

Douglas Y. Seattle, WA

I have been playing the cello since I was 11 and started teaching in 2010. I use a hybrid Suzuki method, that introduces learning music a little earlier. For more advanced cellists, we concentrate on advanced methods and etudes to refine the craft.

About Douglas

Hello, I'm Douglas, a 25 year-old cellist and composer living in Seattle. I have been playing cello for 14 years and have been composing for 10. I started teaching lessons in 2010 at Texas Tech University where I graduated with my Bachelor's of Music in education and composition in 2013. I then moved to Seattle to attend the Seattle Film Institute and graduated with a Master's in Film Composition in 2014. Since then, I have spent my time scoring several short films and video games, as well as writing arrangements for a video game orchestra. Feel free to check out my website. douglasyassen.com

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