At Allegro Music School we know first hand the many excellent lifelong benefits and joys of playing the Cello. Playing the cello has physical, mental, and social benefits. We are excited to offer cello lessons for students of all ages and abilities from beginners to advanced students.
Why Cello Lessons Are So Popular
🚀 Make strides towards playing in an ensemble, symphony or orchestra
👂 Develop pitch and tone
📕 Learn how to read and write music
Improve your posture, upper body strength, motor skills, and dexterity
🌎 Explore your creativity with composition and songwriting
🧠 Learning requires patience and perseverance - attributes for school, work, and life
🎓 Prepare for high school, university auditions, or Royal Conservatory of Music Exams
💪 Build confidence!
At Allegro Music School each of our teachers have an extraordinary knowledge of music; playing, teaching and performing. They are supportive, patient and inspire a love of music. Our teachers personalize every lesson to complement the personality and individual learning style of each student.
Cello's come in multiple sizes depending on your age, and the length of your arms. Our teachers would be happy to help choose the best cello size for you before going to rent or purchase your instrument.
Many of our students at Allegro perform. Our studio provides opportunities to participate in recitals, coffee houses, festivals, and masterclasses. Our teachers can help students prepare for Royal Conservatory of Music examinations, High School and University auditions as well as special occasions!
Cello Lesson FAQ
How much do lessons cost?
Lesson fees are dependent on the lesson length and are charged on a monthly basis. Monthly lesson fees include 4 lessons scheduled for the same day and time each week.
30 minute weekly lessons = $128.00 per month
Are there performance opportunities?
Many of our students at Allegro perform. Our studio provide opportunities to participate in recitals, coffee houses, festivals and masterclasses. Our teachers can help students prepare for Royal Conservatory of Music examinations, High School and University auditions as well as special occasions!
Do you teach Adults?
Allegro welcomes all adult students regardless of experience and ability from beginners to working musicians. Our teachers are delighted to work with students of all ages.
How long does it take to learn cello?
There is no set answer to how long it takes to learn an instrument. With regular practice a basic level of playing can be accomplished in a few months. Most of our students take lessons on a long term basis because they want to be constantly improving and they find the lessons fun, rewarding, and engaging!
What if I don't own a cello?
In order for you to get started right away with lessons it is important to have an instrument to practice on.
If you don't already own a cello, and are new to lessons, there are many options out there for cellos with a wide range of brands and prices. You do not necessarily need a high-end cello to start.
What can I expect at my first lesson?
In your first lesson your teacher will take the time to get to know you and identify your goals and interests. They will make recommendations on what learning materials you will need for your lessons and what level you should start at depending on your experience. Beginner students can expect to be able to play something on their instrument before they leave their first class!