Ukulele Lessons in Arcadia, CA

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Jon S.

19 Reviews
Culver City, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BME in Music Education from The College of Wooster
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Jon S.

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I work with the student to develop a curriculum based on their musical interests and my own teaching pedagogy. I strongly feel that for musicians to own their education, they must have a say in what they play. Assigning method books and mindless etudes to practice doesn't have nearly the same effect asking them "Ok, what kind of music do YOU like? What do you want to PLAY? What do you want to LEARN?".

I believe that students learn best when they are invested in a subject, and the best way to get them invested is to individually get to know each one, speak to them on their level, and get them playing music they're interested in.

About Jon

I'm a professional performer, educator, and recording artist. I received my Masters in Music from New Mexico State University, and my BA and BME from the College of Wooster in Ohio. Students can expect to improve their technique and performing repertoire within a matter of weeks. We will collabo

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Abby
My experience with Jon is pleasant and effective. His knowledge and patience creates a fun atmosphere that is both challenging and inspiring. He clearly loves to teach and I am lucky to learn from him.
Nosa
Jon was wonderful! He gave me some great tips and even provided some material in helping me build
My guitar skills. He was great at listening and giving me a well thought out answers to my questions. I highly recommend it this teacher!
Dave
Jon is great! Initially I was concerned he was using a lot of the time assessing, but his suggestions were SO pertinent that I now appreciate that he spent a lot of time upfront to know me, my goals and my current level. I can tell his advice will be fruitful!
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Jeff S.

41 Reviews
Pasadena, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1977
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Jeff S.

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I cater my lessons to the wants and needs of the individual student. Whether it be to be able to play singalongs or do more advanced material, we'll find out what your goals are and then work to achieve those goals and if you want to, we can continue to work and exceed your original goals. I'm well versed in teaching almost every musical genre there is. So let's work together in whatever style you would like to play and set upon achieving those goals.

About Jeff

Hi, my name is Jeff. I received my Bachelors' in Music from Cal State Los Angeles and have taught music for over 30 years. I've played with the Drifters, Tower of Power, Brenda White, and Bobby Bradford. I have lead bands that have included alumni from the likes of Stevie Wonder, Jerry Lee Lewis, C

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Pat M.
I have been seeing Jeff for about 3 years. I was an old folkie - with no time to practice - for about 50 years, but finally my wife bought me some lessons when I retired. Hit it off with Jeff immediately. He really knows the music I want - which in my case is classic rock - but he can do pretty much anything you need. Still give him 5 stars!
Richard R.
I immediately felt at ease with Jeff and it did not take him long to figure me out and point me in the right direction. Looking forward to many more lessons with him. I wish I lived here so it could be on a more regular basis. But happy with what I CAN get. Thanks Jeff!
James A.
My Aunty is turning 80 this weekend and I decided to learn how to play Happy Birthday on the ukulele as a surprise for her. Jeff not only helped me accomplish my goal but also got me started on other songs as well. His patience and enthusiastic personality made the lessons not ony productive but personable as well!!! 2 thumbs up to an awesome instructor!!!!!

Mauricio O.

11 Reviews
Gardena, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Recording Engineer from Recording Engineer School (Quito – Ecuador)
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Mauricio O.

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If you’re a beginner or your son or daughter and you’re looking for easy, fun songs to help you get started I will open up a world of possibilities for your ukulele playing.

About Mauricio

Guitar instructor, producer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist with more of 10 years of experience in variety of musical genres. Completed studies at Musicians Institute in Los Angeles, CA. With record of success in teaching private guitar lessons as well some group lessons, composition, perform

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Maria
We purchased a 12-lesson package for my daughter as a Christmas Gift. My daughter is 14 years old, and after completing these lessons her love for music has grown. She had only taken a beginner's level course in piano and guitar prior to working with Mauricio. My daughter looked forward to every lesson, and would come home to keep practicing and improving her skills. We plan to work with Mauricio again in the near future and would highly recommend him!
Maria
3rd lesson so far, and my daughter has learned so much!! She enjoys her classes with Mauricio and looks forward to each class. Mauricio has a small home studio with various musical instruments. His experience and skill in teaching music is quite apparent and much appreciated!

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Antonio C.

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Starting at $17
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Antonio C.

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Hay how’s it going! I’m here to help you go from knowing absolutely nothing about Ukelele and music to actually knowing to play it and how to eventually learn and grow on your own. I am extremely patient and believe every person can learn how to play an instrument. It’s all about breaking it down into simple manageable steps and exploring diferente ways of seeing a concept. In other words I will adapt to your learning style and pace. I’m ready when you are. The sooner we start the sooner you will be playing!

About Antonio

Hello to all! I’m here to teach what I love and that is music! I have a bachelors in music with speciality in theory and piano. I have been playing for 14 years. Ukelele is one of my favorite instruments. I love to work around obstacles and I’m always looking for new ways to better teach my studen

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Joseph K.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Bachelors of Music Education from Millikin University
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Joseph K.

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Every music lesson is fun and encouraging!!! The music lessons will involve prizes, games, and ending each lesson with something positive, but also something to practice. Students will be motivated to play their favorite songs, and also learn to read and write music. Please do inquire to learn more about Joseph or his teaching style.

About Joseph Patrick

Joseph has a total of 10 years teaching experience and performs professionally around Denver, Colorado. Joseph is a certified Illinois teacher with a Bachelors in Music Education from Millikin University. He's a former Chicago public school music teacher and also taught internationally in Seoul,

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John
I was extremely pleased with Joe Kelley's approach to teaching my grandchild. He was very patient and demonstrated a unique ability to bond with my grandchild. I will recommend him to other people who are interested having their children take on line music lessons.
Marie Jackson
I highly recommend Joseph Kelley. He’s great with my two daughters. My girls have been learning a lot and practicing piano willingly! I enjoy his positive attitude and unique fun lessons.
Kathy
Joe is very competent and patient as a teacher.
All students are fortunate that Joe is sharing his talents.
I recommend Joe without hesitation.
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Marija (pronounced, "Maria") K.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Serbo-Croatian, English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1987
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Marija (pronounced, "Maria") K.

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Ukulele is a beautiful little instrument that makes a joyful sound. Having taught Uke for over 10 years, I can help improve your technique while also assisting with any pieces you are preparing to record or for live performance.

About Marija (pronounced, "Maria")

Greetings from Marija (pronounced, "Maria")! Anyone who is curious about playing music or has a passion for it can learn. Whether you are an adult who is brand new at it (and you are NEVER "too old to start"), have been away from playing for a while & would like to get back into it, a performer

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Tina D.
She is soooo GREAT!!

She makes me feel so comfortable, and is a great teacher!

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Arcadia, CA

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Arcadia is $62. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $175 per hour.
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"I'm three lessons deep into the ukulele and I'm really satisfied with Ryan. We've met once in person and twice online; I've had some health issues and he has been really accomodating switching this up for me. He's easy going and takes his time expaining history, theory, and taking it step by step while remaining encouraging and giving honest feedback. He wastes no time and you really get the most out of your lesson. I look forward to continuing on with Ryan. As a teacher and performer myself, I appreciate that he gets down to the business of doing the work but is just very nice as well!"
Jonathan
Took Ukulele lessons from Ryan B.
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"Francesca is an amazing teacher! We absolutely love her!"
Lila
Took Ukulele lessons from Francesca V.
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"He was very professional and he cared about my success. I was not just another student and he makes everyone feel that way. Super polite."
Nathan
Took Ukulele lessons from Joel B.
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"He was patient and went right to the new techniques I was looking to do."
Ken
Took Ukulele lessons from Edwin I.
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"My sister bought 5 months of ukulele lessons for my 7-old-daughter as a gift and it has been a wonderful experience! At first, I was a little unsure of how online lessons would work out, especially for a 7-year-old, but Glenn kept my daughter engaged and fielded all technical challenges with grace and skill. He introduced things clearly and systematically, but I was most impressed with his sensitivity to appeal to my daughter's particular interests. Rather than giving her canned kiddy beginner pieces to start with (which certainly would have been easier for him), he asked what songs she liked and then transposed them himself to her level. That takes effort and dedication and really sets Glenn apart. Furthermore, Glenn met Jackie's brother one day and learned that he plays guitar and asked if they wanted something to play together. He evaluated my son's level and again, transposed a wonderful little arrangement for them to play together. It was wonderful that they had such an opportunity and everyone in the family loved getting to hear their duet. Glenn has truly succeeded in establishing a genuine interest in this instrument for my daughter, and I am grateful and touched by the way he tailored a program just for her. She has enjoyed the lessons very much and says she wants to go to California and meet Glenn face-to-face one day."
Gretchen
Took Ukulele lessons from Glenn S.
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"Great first lesson. hoping to learn more on my future lessons."
Luis L
Took Ukulele lessons from Jeremy R.
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"Great first lesson. Clarified answers to questions a I had about reading music and gave me a good bit of info to further my abilities."
Tina
Took Ukulele lessons from George F. H.
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"John is great. I really enjoy my ukulele lessons with him."
Chris
Took Ukulele lessons from John B.
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"I'm an ABSOLUTE BEGINNER, and James is very patient and thorough. I look forward to each lesson!"
Barbara
Took Ukulele lessons from James R.
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"As both a music teacher AND a person, Teresa is a real gem! She's been teaching my daughter ukulele for about 9 months now, and the amount of progress we've witnessed is amazing! I'm a musician myself, and have known quite a few music teachers through the years, and I know firsthand how truly difficult it is to find a good one, and Teresa is a GREAT one. In addition to that, she's such a warm, kind, intuitive person that's she's just a joy to be around, in general. I can't recommend her highly enough!"
Roman St. James
Took Ukulele lessons from Teresa Y.
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