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Naseem A.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Arabic, German
  • Bachelor in Cello Performance from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Naseem A.

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Experienced teacher of 5 years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of technical skills needed. I specialize in classical music and middle eastern music. I like my students to get creative and challenged and learn to improvise in many styles. I use Suzuki Method, and also have the following tools available to use during lessons: play along app, music software.

About Naseem

Naseem Alatrash is a cellist, composer. Naseem's performances include a mix of improvisation and traditional melodies, with a focus on traditional Arabic music and jazz and contemporary classical music influence. He has appeared at numerous international festivals, including the Newport Jazz F

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Mark
Naseem is the best. He inspires and provides the right balance of direction and encouragement. He has taken my daughter from an absolute beginner to a second year student. Through Naseem’s coaching my 10 year old daughter continues to thrive on learning the Cello and we will continue with him as her cello teacher for as long as possible. My daughter says ‘Naseem is a great role model for her’.
Stephen
Had an awesome experience learning contemporary styles of cello and improvisation with Naseem. He is very knowledgable and overall an amazing instructor. The information I got from him I could not find anywhere else. He’s very clear, insightful and respectful. Highly recommend him.
Elsa
Naseem taught my kids (5 and 9) the Suzuki Method over the past few years. Naseem is a very patient teacher, wonderful with kids and keeps them excited for their lesson! I tried different teachers in the past and my kids would not cooperate. I’m so grateful for finding Naseem! The best part is that he pushes them to improvise and introduces them to other genres such as jazz, middle Eastern music etc... my kids are always practicing and looking forward to their next lesson. Thank you Mr. A for sharing your passion!
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Mari C.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $28
  • Speaks Afrikaans
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mari C.

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I am a Juilliard-trained cellist who is passionate about discovering the beauty and joy of music and encouraging my students in a life-long discovery of music-making regardless of age or prior experience.

Cello lessons with me will give you a solid understanding of cello technique along with developing your musicianship through music theory, music history and ear training. I teach a variety of musical styles and genres from Baroque, Classical, and Contemporary to crossover genres. Send me a message with any questions you might have!

About Mari

I am a professional cellist with a Bachelor and Master’s Degree from The Juilliard School in Cello Performance. I’ve been teaching cello and music theory to students from ages 3-60 for the past 8 years and specialize in Baroque (historical performance), contemporary music and extended cello techn

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Sonya K.
Mari is an amazing, kind, helpful teacher. I improved a lot since I started taking lessons with her. Every week i'm eager to have a lesson with Mari and learn something new!
Sophia
Mari is amazing! She met me right where I was and perfectly crafted lesson plans so that I could progress towards my goals. Highly recommend!!
Sharon G.

Joseph C.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $65
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Chancellor's Scholarship from UC Berkeley
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Joseph C.

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I am a graduate of Berklee College of Music in Boston.
I'm currently accepting students in San Francisco and surrounding areas for cello, piano, guitar, beatboxing, and live looping.

I have a patient and relaxed attitude toward teaching with an emphasis on a balance between having fun while learning and developing the methodology of practice and discipline.
Lessons are taught in your home or at my studio in the Mission District.

About Joseph

Joey is an anomaly in the world of cellists. By combining cello with beatboxing, he has created a unique genre: Classical Hip Hop.  Joey records live on stage with a loop pedal and produces intricate tapestries of harmony, melody, and rhythm. His beatboxing (vocal percussion) and funky cello

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Andrew
Joe was able to work with my daughter to approach some very complex material (using Abelton live to live loop and edit her songs) at a pace and with a vocabulary and tone that completely defused an otherwise intimidating situation. His calm, steady manner spiced with just the right touch of dry wit and his keen ear for a mean beat kept the lessons fun and very productive. Joey's not just a fantastic and unique musician and teacher, however, he's a great person and a fantastic influence to have in your life.
Ken
Joey is the best! A lesson from Joey is always a highlight of the week. I'd be surprised if you don't feel the same based on his talent, his warmth, his humor, and his intelligence.
Courtney
My 10 year old son has loved his piano lessons with Joey. We had excellent in-person cello lessons in the past, and the video piano lessons have been just as effective. Joey has several camera angles set up in his home so my son can see Joey's hands on the keyboard in real time during the lesson. We get a Zoom link for each visit and a recording of the visit afterwards, which helps with practicing during the week. I highly recommend Joey as a patient and talented instructor! The lessons have been a great activity / distraction for my active son during shelter in place. It's a win-win!

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Leah S.

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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Music Education, concentration in violin from Temple University
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Leah S.

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Hi! My name is Leah, and I love to teach music! My specialties are string orchestra instruments, including violin, which I have been playing since I was five years old, viola, cello, and upright bass. I am currently finishing my degree in Music Education at Temple University, with a violin concentration. I have performed violin, viola, cello, bass, piano, trumpet, saxophone, clarinet, and percussion, as well as singing, in community ensembles. I have worked successfully with beginners all the way up to advanced musicians who are preparing for competitive auditions. I am passionate about teaching technique, musicianship skills, and repertoire in a way that is fun but also highly effective. I look forward to working with you!!!!!!!!
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Hi! My name is Leah, and I love to teach music! My specialties are string orchestra instruments, including violin, which I have been playing since I was five years old, viola, cello, and upright bass. I am currently finishing my degree in Music Education at Temple University, with a violin concentr

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Nicholas H.

66 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Awarded Gerschefski/Reader Cello Scholarship from Martha Gerschefski
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Bachelor's in Music Performance from Georgia State University
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Nicholas H.

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I'm an experienced and dedicated cellist, having played with Orchestras and Chamber groups throughout my state. My lessons are focused on relaxation, and am as laid back or strict as the student needs. Whether you're a beginner or advanced, shooting to be a church player or a pro, I have taught students for that and am the teacher for you.

About Nicholas

Nicholas is a professional cellist that has studied since the age of 9. He has now been teaching the cello, viola, and violin for over a decade for students of all ages, beginner to pre-college level. Throughout Nicholas’s career, he has been an active member of Honors Orchestras, Youth Symphoni

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I started with no experience at all, and with Nicholas as my teacher I learned not only how to read music but I can play a few pieces of music! I would 10/10 recommend picking him as your instructor.
Lailah M.
He was great! Made us feel comfortable as beginners to the instrument and helped direct us to the best sized violin for my daughters height and arms length.
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Samuel R.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 6 to 50
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Samuel R.

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Are you ready to make music?!
I am a fun and caring teacher who helps all my students be successful. I love teaching cello because it is such a fun and versatile instrument.
I have extensive teaching experience as a public school music teacher and enjoy helping students meet their goals.
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About Samuel

Hi there! My name is Sam and I am excited to meet you. I am available to teach the following instruments: -Acoustic/Electric Guitar -Piano -Trumpet -Clarinet -Ukelele -Violin -Viola -Cello -Bass I have played violin for 16 years and the viola, cello, and bass for 8 years.

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"Lenna is a warm, competent and encouraging teacher whose patience and good humor have helped my daughter to develop a love of the cello. Talia practices for fun, and shares some of the conversations she has with Lenna with her friends because they mean a lot to her. For example, every week Talia seems to ask what the saddest note is, and she and Lenna play and discuss the emotional tenor of the cello. It means a great deal to Talia and she recounts thw discussions to her friends, for whom she now volunteers to play cello.

The nuts and bolts: Lenna is easy to reach, responsive and accommodating. She arrives on time and prepared. She is able to communicate effectively during lessons and gives good feedback and good homework. She is positive and encouraging, too."
Ariane
Took Cello lessons from Lenna P.
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"Our experience has been excellent. Kelvin's lessons are a challenging supplement to my son's school orchestra program. We also appreciate Kelvin's quick response to email and accommodating a few short notice notice schedule changes. My son enjoys his weekly Skype lesson and seems to be making great progress. We highly recommend Kelvin Lin."
Alyssa
Took Cello lessons from Kelvin L.
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"Kristen is terrific. She provides clear instructions and inspires hard work."
Rebecca
Took Cello lessons from Kristen D.
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"Tszto IS THE BEST CELLO TEACHER I have ever had because it is the first time someone explains me how to BREATH and ENJOY playing the cello, with a PERFECT TECHNIQUE and posture. He loves to play cello and he teaches with the same PASSION. He is super PATIENT with me and has the best way to correct me and explain me. He is an amazing cello player and really pedagogic. I had a german style teacher in the past and I stop playing cello because I didn't enjoy it and had pain and frustration. Tszto is helping me to reconnect with my cello, he corrects my posture (so it is a pleasant time with absolute no pain) and playing is turning to be a movement meditation for me, I love it now. I can feel and hear the progress on each lesson, thanks to him and to the homework (practice 15 mins, listen and reading). THANK YOU Tszto! After so many years, I am able to start again from cero and with so much passion. Thank you!"
Luz
Took Cello lessons from Tszto W.
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"Daniel is so patient and easy to work with ~ he makes learning the cello seem so easy and natural and has so many practical ways of explaining an instrument I have no prior knowledge of. I had never played a stringed instrument but always loved the cello, so I was a bit nervous to begin. His gentle nature and patience have made me even more enthusiastic to learn. I have been loving each lesson and look forward to the next each time I leave! I'm looking forward to next week already! :-)"
Michelle
Took Cello lessons from Daniel P.
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"I met Genevieve after listening to her amazing group, ATLYS, preform with the Holland Americas Cruise Line. I approached her and told her what an inspiration she was to me and found how genuinely kind and willing to help she was. After our vacation, I was able to continue emailing her. She gave the best advice, preparing me for concerts, recommending music, and even helping me with technique from a thousand miles away! Genevieve truly made me feel comfortable and inspired me to pursue cello further."
Sophia
Took Cello lessons from Genevieve T.
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"Ms. Susanna is a very good teacher. She is very nice and helpful. My son enjoys the lesson very much."
Sky
Took Cello lessons from Susanna S.
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"Chris is a really awesome teacher. Has a lot of expertise teaching online, and has many tips for cello learning for all ages. I'm in my 40s , picked up the cello again 2 years ago, and with Chris I've become a confident learner of the cello while having a lot of fun! Yay!! Thanks Chris!"
Tina
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"Johnny is an excellent, well-rounded teacher. The lesson I took with him was packed full of superb teaching points; such as bowing exercises to help with bowing complexities, helpful fingerings for awkward passages within a composition of music, and terrific rhythmical suggestions to help with complex rhythms in a passage of music. I highly recommend him for any cellist; whether they're first starting out or they are just looking for someone who needs an ear for an audition and needs some advice!"
Keats
Took Cello lessons from Johnny M.
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"Lenna is an incredible instructor (and person). As an adult beginner, learning the cello has been incredibly challenging (both physically and emotionally). The challenge made it hard to bond with the instrument during my first six months of technical instruction (with another instructor). Along came Lenna, and she inserted exercises into our lessons to address just this, and thanks to her, I have a more peaceful and joyful relationship with my practice. Lenna has an intuitive understanding of what her students need and how to foster healthy and sustainable practice habits. She is professional, encouraging, incredibly patient and she brings must-welcomed creativity to every lesson (in the form of improv, jamming together, describing the character of tones, and more). I highly recommend lessons with Lenna."
Kelsey
Took Cello lessons from Lenna P.
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