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* Dwight Anderson *.

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Dallas, TX
Starting at $40
  • Speaks German, Spanish, English
  • Bachelor of Music from New England Conservatory of Music
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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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 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 others

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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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Megan C.

48 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, German
  • Bachelor of Music in Cello Performance from Eastern Michigan University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Megan C.

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As a cellist with 20 years of playing experience, I am a passionate cellist of many orchestras around the US and an even more passionate teacher. I enjoy helping students of all ages and levels!

In addition to your lessons, you'll be granted access to my supplemental recordings for personal practice, making your practice routine feel like you're playing with others!

Lesson Duration Recommendations:
30 min for beginners
45 min for beginner-intermediate
60 for intermediate-advanced

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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Katie Q.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Advanced
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Katie Q.

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I played in the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra when I was in high school and currently study with a cello professor at Franklin & Marshall College. I have performed in many acclaimed venues such as Carnegie Hall, the Kimmel Center, and the Mann Center.

About Katie

I have been a cello teacher for about five years now. I enjoy sharing my talents with others and hope to foster a love of music and creativity in my students!

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Brenda L.

13 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 1986
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Brenda L.

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I have over 30 years of experience teaching cello. Every student has different needs; I work with you at whatever point you are at; beginners through advanced students welcome. I have a doctorate in cello. I've played cello all my life; in recent years I have learned (and can teach) 5-string cello, as well.

I recommend lessons 30 minutes in duration for beginners, particularly children. (Adult beginners can choose 30 or 45 minutes.) Students who can play longer pieces definitely need a little longer lesson so we get through everything.

I use Suzuki books for their inexpensive repertoire but I do not teach using the Suzuki method nor do I teach rote playing. I supplement these books with technique materials from Rick Mooney (Position Pieces, Thumb Position) and studies by cellist-composers of the past. If you have an interest in another area of playing, let's talk and find pieces that interest you.

About Brenda

I love teaching cello! I’ve spent 30+ years of my life doing it and I think I’m good at what I do. :) One of the best parts of teaching is connecting you with your dreams. I’m open to teaching music you’ll enjoy playing and I love talking about cello and my love of classical music. I’m happy to hel

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Bonita (Bonnie) Banfield
She is spunky and patient. I’d recommend her to anyone.
Katie
Brenda is an amazing musician and teacher! She is personable, a great listener, and is obviously incredibly talented in her craft. I am proficient at the Flute, and was looking to try something brand new. So glad I found Brenda! This was my first time taking a lesson online, and it was amazing how she could pick up so many details through the online medium. I really feel like with her lessons the techniques I’m learning feel less intimidating, and the music feels more fun. I would recommend Brenda to any musician, whether you are picking up an instrument for the first time or trying to hone a specific part of your craft. Seriously no need to look further!
Hayshan -.
My daughter has been studied with Mrs Brenda for 3 weeks. She loves to study with Mrs Brenda. Mrs Brenda is a very professional teacher, she is always patient and fun. my daughter learned many new skills from her. Thank you.
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Katie P.

23 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, French, Italian, German
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Katie P.

23 Reviews
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Get a strong technical foundation. Build your repertoire. Prepare for auditions.

About Katie

Hello! I am Katie P. and I have been teaching for three years. In 2016, I received my Bachelor's of Music in Vocal Performance from James Madison University and my Masters of Music in Vocal Performance from Peabody in 2018. While I attended Peabody, I lived with my parents in Bel Air, so I taught t

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Julia H.
Katie is fantastic! My daughter is an experienced vocalist and raved about her.
Willy
she is a very good, patient and charismatic teacher!!! and she knows her job!!!
Larry B.
Katie’s terrific!

Jeff L.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese, Cantonese Chinese, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA- Music from Brigham Young University-Idaho
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Jeff L.

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Expect to learn the basic of cello and learn how to be a musicians! We would also cover music theory and composition during our time.

About Jeff

An active performer, composer, and teaching artist, Jeff has over 11 year’s experience in music teaching, program innovation, and syllabus development. jeff moved to Rexburg to study music at BYU-Idaho with an emphasis in piano performance and communication in 2012. While he was in college, Je

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Sharron S.
Super rusty me felt pretty comfortable. He doesn't make you feel bad about where you start.
Paul D.
Great teaching ability.

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The average cost of 60-minute cello lessons in Forney is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $117 per hour.
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"Linda was great! As an adult beginner with the cello she made the lesson enjoyable and easy to follow. She adjusted quickly for where I knew a little and where I knew nothing. Highly recommend her!"
JoAnn
Took Cello lessons from Linda C.
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"Ellen is wonderful. She's been playing cello for over a decade and received her degree from Berklee College of Music. Knowing that, I anticipated that she would be somewhat intimidating in our lesson together, but she was the exact opposite-- she was so down to earth, and she was very encouraging when I felt like I was not getting the hang of things in time. She's also very receptive to your needs/desires. We just barely crossed paths while she was in town, and I was merely hoping to get a feel for the instrument, so we had a very playful (but informative!) experience. I know that she also has a wealth of formal training, so no matter what your pace--she's your girl. She also has a cool band of her own, which you should check out!"
Leslie
Took Cello lessons from Ellen T.
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"I had a great experience learning from Maria. She is thorough in what she teaches and encourages a high standard, which is exactly what I wanted. I would recommend her to anyone that is serious about learning the Cello. Thanks Maria."
Sam
Took Cello lessons from Maria H.
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"First lesson was great. Johanna made me feel comfortable and confident in my ability to learn. Looking forward to next week."
Diana Gordon
Took Cello lessons from Johanna W.
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"I've had other instrumental teachers before (piano, trombone, cello, and voice (voice is another story)) and Michael is probably the best instructor I've ever had. Even when I don't have the time or ability to practice as much as I should he just encourages and makes me feel good about the work I did do. He explains things very clearly, really knows what he's talking about (which for the cello is really important and not as common as you'd think), and just makes our lessons enjoyable. I'm only a beginner but I already have so much more confidence in what I understand about the instrument in my hands. It's kind of awesome."
Laura
Took Cello lessons from Michael P.
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"Nader has taught cello to my 10 year old son, Caleb for the last 2 years. During in this time, Caleb has made amazing progress. Nader challenges Caleb in a way that builds excitement for music and confidence to excel at his instrument. I can imagine that music lessons and practice can become a chore, but Nader's patience, positive attitude, enthusiasm, and method of teaching keeps Caleb engaged and excited to play the cello. Caleb has truly benefited from the way that Nader engages him each and every time they meet. Nader is a very good listener so that Caleb always feels heard. His questions and concerns are addressed. I give Nader my highest recommendation not only because Caleb has made such good progress, but also because Nader has made the cello very rewarding and enjoyable for Caleb."
Cory
Took Cello lessons from Nader T.
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"My son is quite shy and anxious about performing below what he develops as an expectation for himself - in everything, from sports to school work to music. Nicole's combination of professional excellence, efficiency and warmth made him immediately feel comfortable and open to constructive feedback . Nicole's teaching style is excellent. He is improving noticeably with every lesson."
Samuel
Took Cello lessons from Nicole B.
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"Jessica is forever patient with us and our techie issues. She is a great teacher as well, and has helped my 8th grader love playing her cello! She keeps things moving, while also paying attention to those little details that make all the difference in performance, like bow hold, fingerings, length of up bow and down bow, and many other little things. Thank you again, Jessica!"
Gabi
Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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Took Cello lessons from Charles W.
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"Being a beginner, Carolyn made it very easy and understandable for me."
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Took Cello lessons from Carolyn B.
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