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Jesse H.

72 Reviews
Del Mar, CA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Jesse H.

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The ukulele is a creative adaptation and redesign of the machete de braga, a small stringed instrument that was introduced to Hawaii by Portuguese immigrants in August of 1879. The Hawaiian people fell in love with the sound of the instrument and named it “ukulele" because the fingers of the performer dancing around on the neck and strings as a song was played resembled jumping fleas. Ukulele means jumping fleas in the Hawaiian language.

Since the ukulele is related to a European instrument and the guitar from Spain, the relative tuning is the same. It should be tuned a perfect fourth up from a guitar, so the first string is tuned to an A, second string should be tuned to an E, third string will be a C, & the fourth string should be tuned to a G an octave up. Most ukuleles have a fourth string that is an octave above what the normal progression would be of most stringed instruments. If your G string is not tuned an octave up it’s a larger size than the average ukulele G string ...

About Jesse

Jesse H. plays guitar with The Mar Dels, one of San Diego’s best-known dance and party bands. But he’s more than just a rock-and-roller — he’s studied jazz and classical guitar with other master musicians. His lessons focus on developing: - Right and left hand technique - Finger picking and

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I've only had my first lesson so far- had a really great experience. He is patient, knowledgeable and highly skilled at his craft. I feel motivated to practice and am excited about improving my skills!
Daniel
Great experience. Signing up for more lessons shortly!
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David B.

42 Reviews
La Mesa, CA
Starting at $39
  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Music, Acoustics and Recording from University of Salford
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David B.

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All levels, variety of styles

About David

After graduating from Salford University, England with a Bachelors degree (Honors) in Music and Composing I worked for a short time as a commercial "jingle" writer, before moving to San Diego, marrying my dream girl, and opening my own music recording, teaching and production studio. From there I h

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Eleanor C.
David is a great instructor! He is patient and encouraging. His lessons use songs to demonstrate the techniques we are learning. His lessons are fun and I learn many things each time.
Andrew G.
Great teacher and very patient.
Jacob P.
David has been a great teacher for my son. He's learned so much in a short amount of time.
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Andrew H.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Arts from Humboldt State University
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Andrew H.

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Students learn note reading, chord voicings and more!

About Andrew

I'm a focused but easygoing guitarist and musician with over a decade of experience teaching students of various skill levels and backgrounds. I enjoy helping students discover their love of music and reach their personal musical goals, whatever they may be. I started teaching as the guitar tech

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Nico
Andrew is very professional and knowledgeable. He not only teaches you he also listens. I am excited for my future lessons with him.
Moses A.
great patience to teach. 2 thumbs up!!
Jamie
Andrew is such a great teacher! I'm a beginner guitar player who wanted to learn some of the basics and work on my technique, and Andrew was so patient and really took the time to work with me. Very easy-going and helpful, even though I know I'm not the best player. He clearly knows what he's doing when it comes to anything guitar-related and I cannot wait to set up another lesson. I already feel more confident in my abilities! Thanks Andrew!

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Norman T.

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Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Bachelor of Music in Studio Music and Jazz from University of Miami (FL)
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Norman T.

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Song-based ukulele training.

About Norman

I have been teaching other people to play musical instruments since the moment I got home from my first music store guitar lesson. And while I am fortunate that teaching has always come naturally to me, I am very grateful that my degrees in music performance, music education, and instructional desi

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Luke P.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Luke P.

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I am an avowed uke aficionado, and believe this little instrument has way more potential than most people give it credit for. It works wonderfully for providing basic chords to accompany songs. For the more ambitious and/or adventurous uke players out there, it can also yield amazing results as a solo instrument, presenting the melody and accompaniment together. Jazz, classical, world music and pop are all great on the uke. I'd love to help you learn to do whatever you are looking to do with your uke.

About Luke

Welcome to my Take Lessons profile, and thank you for your interest lessons. I'm a full time musician and music educator based in Winston Salem, NC. I've spent my life loving music and I feel very lucky to have the opportunity to share that love with my students. My own obsession with music be

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Erin Malone
Great first lesson! Luke is very patient and was able to explain things in a way I could understand. I have no prior musical training.
Dean
Luke is knowledgeable and personable. He is a clear communicator too. I have looked for a guitar teacher for two years now. Finally my search is over.
Morgan
Luke is patient with my son and my son is enjoying his lessons.
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Athena M.

78 Reviews
Teaches Online
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  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Athena M.

78 Reviews
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Experienced teacher of 26 years available for eager beginner and intermediate students of all ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of rhythm, chords, knowledge of the instrument and proper hand skills. I specialize in pop and rock and typically use songs the students choose to help them develop their skills.

About Athena

About Me If you can recognize your favorite song when you hear it, you already have what it takes to be a great musician! MY PROMISE TO YOU: 1. Your lesson will always be geared toward what YOU want to learn, and if it seems like we are working on something that doesn't match that, I wi

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wendy
My son is 5 years old and has been taking the online singing class with Ms Athena for a few months. Ms Athena is very patient and super good at working with kids. My son has learned several very nice songs and some good singing techniques from her. He absolutely enjoyed taking Ms Athena's classes!
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Barbara N.
I am an adult learner with very little singing experience, although I love to sing. I think Athena is a gifted teacher. There are people who are just born to teach and she is one of them. I had someone prior to Athena and the lessons are like night and day. With Athena I feel like I am really learning the art of singing and the mechanics of it. She is very kind, patient and easy to communicate with. I really look forward to continuing my lessons with her!

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"Ryan adapts to your speed of learning. Very important!"
Bill
Took Ukulele lessons from Ryan B.
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"Richard was terrific. Patient, knowledgeable and enthusiastic! I look forward to continuing to work with him!"
Sylvia
Took Ukulele lessons from Richard C.
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"Vanessa arrived on time which made a good first impression. She began by asking about my goals. I was amazed at all I learned in my very first lesson. Vanessa's instructions were clear and easy to follow. She gave me my homework for next week's session which I am excited to learn. She was very encouraging and reassuring. She made me feel like I had made the right decision in choosing takelessons and Vanessa as my instructor."
Dorothy
Took Ukulele lessons from Vanessa G.
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"This is mine and my daughters first time taking music lessons. Melissa is patient with my daughter and very knowledgeable. After five lessons with Melissa I feel we are on the right track to accomplishing our ukulele goals."
Ryan & Hazel
Took Ukulele lessons from Melissa F.
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"So much fun! Learning so much :)"
Leah Greenstein
Took Ukulele lessons from Jordan M.
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"I've been taking online lessons with Phil for almost two years now and have been enjoying every minute of it. It is very seldom you come across someone who truly loves music and shines through in teaching style. His love for music is an inspiration for me. Phil is an experienced professional, reliable, enthusiastic and his lessons are always meaningful and productive. If you're wanting to learn how to play the guitar or uke, Phil is the guy. Never to late to learn how to play an instrument. He is the best. ;-)"
MT
Took Ukulele lessons from Phillip Z.
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"I highly recommend Lee. She is very knowledgeable about music and accommodating!"
Roza
Took Ukulele lessons from Lee Q.
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"Great teacher. We have had 2 lessons so far, really enjoyed it. Cole is very friendly, fun and at the same time professional and patient. Great teacher. We look forwarding to a lot of learning with Cole in the future."
Xun
Took Ukulele lessons from Cole P.
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"We really appreciated lessons with Greg! Our 7 year old has loved learning something new and Greg was a very patient teacher who made an effort to discover student interests and relate back to those interests through music."
Hurley
Took Ukulele lessons from Greg C.
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"Kay is a very talented and thoughtful teacher. Highly recommend her!"
KG
Took Ukulele lessons from Kat M.
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