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Timothy Sterbenz
Pronouns: he/him
  Contact Timothy: 860-932-2424

Teaches: Cello & Upright Bass
Styles: Classical and Suzuki Trained
Specializes In: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Differently Abled
Bilingual: Timothy also speaks Japanese

Timothy Sterbenz began his musical journey growing up outside of Detroit. As a youth, he was an active participant in their Youth Orchestra as well as multiple local chamber music programs. He developed a love for collaborating with others through chamber ensembles. After completing high school, Tim moved to Hartford to study with Mihai Tetel at the Hartt School of Music. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in Cello Performance in 2018. After finishing his undergraduate studies, Tim completed his Master’s of Music in Cello Performance and Suzuki Pedagogy. He enjoys performing and collaborating on a variety of genres from musicals, film, and community outreach.

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My Approach to Teaching

Timothy’s teaching is influenced by his training in the Suzuki method. He hopes as a teacher he can foster and nurture students to success.
He also believes in tailoring his teaching to each individual student.


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jennifer brevik
Jennifer Brevik

Director of Education
Falcetti School of Music

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Rachel Lloyd-Sterbenz
Rachel Lloyd-Sterbenz

Education Administrator
Simsbury CT

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