Lessonface

Dave Carbonara

Category Names: 
Cello, Upright Bass, Audition Prep from Juilliard Alumni
Featured Teacher on Lessonface Since August 2014

Price per lesson

From: $30.00 / 30 Minutes
To: $60.00 / 60 Minutes

Book a Lesson with Dave Carbonara

$30.00

About

Dave performed full time for 17 years with the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra in New Orleans.  He has also performed with orchestras such as Exultate Chamber Choir & Orchestra (principal bass), Duluth Symphony (principal bass), Rochester Symphony, Jacksonville Symphony, Fort Worth Symphony, Virginia Symphony(principal bass), and Music in the Mountains Festival Orchestra among others.  Dave recently toured South Korea with three of the original Canadian tenors called "Romanza" and frequently plays around the Twin Cities with his wife in their wedding/event ensemble Arioso Strings.

Dave has played the cello for around 40 years and has been teaching it for 20.  His cello teaching background includes teaching the low strings (cello and bass) methods course at Southeastern Louisiana State University, cello lessons in many public and private school programs as well as private cello lessons.  His cello pedagogy background includes Suzuki Method training at The Preucil School and Ottawa Suzuki Institute.

Cello & Suzuki Cello Lessons

Dave Carbonara offers both Suzuki Method and traditional style cello lessons.  

Dave has played the cello for around 40 years and has been teaching it for 20.  His cello teaching background includes teaching the low strings (cello and bass) methods course at Southeastern Louisiana State University, cello lessons in many public and private school programs as well as private cello lessons.  His cello pedagogy background includes Suzuki Method training at The Preucil School and Ottawa Suzuki Institute.
 

He currently teaches cello at his South Minneapolis home and several other Twin Cities schools. 

Bass Lessons

Dave Carbonara performs and teaches both double bass and electric.  He is equally at home with both classical and jazz styles.  Dave has both Bachelor of Music and Master of Music degrees in Double Bass Performance from the Juilliard School.  

Dave is currently a freelance bassist in the Twin Cities and teaches bass players of all ages/levels.  He is a frequent coach for the Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphony bass sections and was the bass instructor at the 2013 and 2014 Lutheran Summer Music Academy & Festival.  Dave has experience teaching all levels of bass  and currently teaches at several Twin Cities locations.