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Miguel Z.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Portuguese, English
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Doctor of Musical Arts in Cello Performance - Cognate: Literature and Pedagogy from University of North Carolina at Greensboro
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Miguel Z.

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Miguel Z. has performed throughout the world and has appeared in several renowned festivals and venues.

He is passionate about promoting music to all generations of listeners, as well as bringing it to less-reached communities across the globe.

A dedicated pedagogue, Miguel held teaching positions in Europe, North America, and South America.

He holds a doctorate from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, a master's degree from The International Center for Music at Park University, and a bachelor's degree from the Escola Superior de Artes Aplicadas de Castelo Branco.

About Miguel

Miguel Z. has performed throughout the world and has appeared in several renowned festivals and venues. He is passionate about promoting music to all generations of listeners, as well as bringing it to less-reached communities across the globe. A dedicated pedagogue, Miguel held teaching posi

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Miguel is a talented cello player and passion for music is apparent. His teaching style is very engaging. He is highly recommended
Sharon *.
Miguel is as fun as he is knowledgeable. He made cello fun again for my 12 year old son. My son’s skills have improved almost over night. His MS cello instructor was amazed.
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Emily S.

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Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Emily S.

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With 5 years of teaching experience, Emily is excited to start cello lessons with you! She has performed for dozens of venues across 8 countries and 3 continents. Emily received 12 years of formalized training including 4 years of specialized instruction of the Alexander Technique at The Master's University. Consequently, she brings a comprehensive approach to cello instruction, utilizing knowledge of muscle and joint function to her teaching. Aside from using her talents weekly in a contemporary band setting, she also enjoys ensemble work in other capacities. She has performed in a commercial for the Porsche Panamera, a short film for EMD films, has recorded at Capital Records, and has had the pleasure of being the featured musician at various weddings, business functions, and private events. Emily hopes to not only train up talented musicians, but to also encourage responsibility, perseverance, and enjoyment through music!

About Emily

Emily is a private cello instructor to the greater Westlake Village, Thousand Oaks, Moorpark, and Simi Valley areas. She draws on years of performance and teaching to offer individualized instruction in cello for all ages. Her teaching includes instruction through the Suzuki method as well as utili

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Lisa
Nice, very well prepared and effective with a neophyte like me
Jojo W.
Delightful teacher. She plays beautifully. Very knowledgeable. Love the instruction and music she has given me. I look forward to our lessons!
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SUMIRE K.

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Starting at $84
  • Speaks japanese, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Artist Diproma from The Juilliard School
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SUMIRE K.

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I am willing to guide you through any technical and musical problems you might have!

About SUMIRE

I am a cellist at the New York Philharmonic. I have also taught through my career. While studying at Juilliard, I have served as a teaching assistant the Juilliard String Quartet. I have also taught at IU South Bend. Here is my bio: Sumire Kudo joined the New York Philharmonic as a cellist in

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Feliks V.

Teaches Online
Starting at $80
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2001
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Feliks V.

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In my teaching, I focus on developing strong technical foundation, which is crucial to develop at a very early stage for a future success, and nurturing students’ creativity and natural musical talents. As an active concert musican, I understand challenges that students may face in learning cello and how inspiring can be a productive practicing! I don't teach how to play and be dependant on a teacher, but rather how to analyze and enhance your practicing patterns, listen to yourself, think, be creative and independant: everything that encompasses joy of playing music

I help my students to build up their resume for university applications: audition to honor orchestras, win competitions, pass CM and RCM tests. My students successfully compete at International and National competitions and are members of different orchestras including Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra, All Southern California Elementary Honor, San Juan Capistrano and Irvine Honor Orchestras, Orange County Youth ...

About Feliks

Russian born cellist, Feliks Volozhanin, began studying cello at the age of seven. At the age of twelve he became a laureate of Chelyabinsk State Youth Cello Competition and continued his studies at State Institute of Music in Moscow, Russia. Since moving to the United States, Mr. Volozhanin has wo

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Joëlla B.

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  • Teaches students 2 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2017
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Joëlla B.

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In my lessons, I strive to share my love of the cello and music! I treat every student of any age as an individual while inspiring them to love, feel, and connect to the music in a fun and hands-on way. I use my skills from my diverse musical background to cater to the needs of my students and enrich their musical understanding.

About Joëlla

I am a cellist currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in cello performance at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY. I love working with people of all ages in teaching and coaching! I am excited to share my love of music with all by making my lessons engaging and interactive. My bicultural c

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Jerry M.

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  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Music Ed from Valdosta State University
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Jerry M.

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My name is Jerry. I LOVE music and passing my knowledge on to others. I have played many different instruments in many different kinds of bands. It all one major thing in common, it was FUN! If you are not having fun while learning an instrument you won't want to learn. Lessons can be fun AND educational at the same time. I have had many parents tell me I'm one of the best teachers they have ever seen. (A couple of them were public school teachers themselves). I truly want my students to succeed and I will do everything in my power to help them accomplish that!

About Jerry

My name is Jerry. I LOVE music and passing my knowledge on to others. I have played many different instruments in many different kinds of bands/groups. They all had one major thing in common, it was FUN! If you are not enjoying learning an instrument you won't want to learn. Lessons can be fun AND

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Michelle
Extremely unprofessional to abruptly cancel scheduled/paid lessons without the courtesy of a message or any notice because this instructor was unhappy with a 12-year-old child's progress. Very surprised by and disappointed in the manner in which he handled this situation, certainly could have been handled with more respect and maturity.
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Jerry is a wonderful instructor. I wasn’t sure how online lessons would go but they have been seamless and fun and my son is making progress with the bugle. I would highly recommend this format and this teacher. The convenience and quality of instruction are excellent. We are signing up for more lessons and may move on to another instrument once my son feels confident on the bugle.

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"She is a professional and nice teacher."
Yunjung Choi
Took Cello lessons from Anna C.
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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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"Tszto is an excellent cellist and teacher. My child has improved immensely in the few months she has been studying with him. He is diligent in making sure all aspects of playing the cello are in order from musicianship to technique. He is professional and a nice person."
Martha
Took Cello lessons from Tszto W.
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"Mr. Moran is a very patient and nurturing teacher. I learn so much every week!"
Talia
Took Cello lessons from Stephen M.
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"Chris is an excellent teacher - focused both on the big map of where I'd like to travel and also where we are at the moment. He's thoughtful and tuned in to every detail of my playing and form. He's also very positive and an awful lot of fun!"
Darcy
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"Extremely intelligent approach to learning the cello. Works within the limits of the student and moves forward to new techniques nicely. Highly recommend!"
Peter
Took Cello lessons from Pecos S.
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"Excellent first class."
Patrick
Took Cello lessons from Nicholas H.
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"Nader is well experience and professional cello teacher.
I'm recommending Nader if you guys looking for cello teacher."
E. Hafezi
Took Cello lessons from Nader T.
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"Brenda was very patient. I am a total beginner and she was great! I am excited to practice and see her next session."
Jorie
Took Cello lessons from Brenda L.
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"Maria is a excellent teacher. Very consistent and patient, Maria was able to get me playing quickly and explains technique very well. I also enjoy being able to study with someone who has such an extensive and varied performing career!"
Josh
Took Cello lessons from Maria D.
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