Ukulele Lessons in La Mesa, CA

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David B.

43 Reviews
La Mesa, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2005
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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 ha

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Sara
He really took the time to see where I was in my playing, and gave me things to practice based on that assessment. I’m excited and ready for the next one.
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.
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Steven B.

39 Reviews
Coronado, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English
  • Associate - Music from Southwestern
  • Teaching since 1984
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Steven B.

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Steven B is a professional great teacher on three instruments!
~ Piano

~ Guitar

~ Voice
You may take lessons on two instruments if you wish... upon a star!

THE UKULELE - Steven B teaches famous songs on the ukulele for sing alongs.

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About Steven

Steven B, Instructor PIANO - GUITAR - VOICE For over 30 years, Steven B has been successfully teaching hundreds of students on piano, guitar, and voice. He has over 60,000 hours experience as a teacher, musician, and performer. He teaches all styles, ages and skill levels. Beginners are most certa

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Jackie H.
Steven is a great guitar teacher. He is very patient, but thorough. He is very good at explaining things. I look forward to my lesson every week.
Justina U.
Mr. Steve is a great blessing to my Child. My son has learnt a lot from his piano lessons and now plays piano in church.
Natalie S.
Awesome!
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Jesse H.

81 Reviews
Del Mar, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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 picki

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Flavio S.
Great first class with Jesse! He was very nice, patient and knowledgeable.
Kathy W.
Jesse is an excellent instructor- very patient and encouraging- highly recommend
Stephanie D.
Jesse is the best he is so nice

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Daniel G.

22 Reviews
Escondido, CA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Italian
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Daniel G.

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I will show them how to play chords notes tablature strum patterns fingerpicking patterns how do follow the chords play them in the song

About Daniel

Music lessons should be fun and focus on what you want! I am willing to travel to you or welcome you to my studios: Reseda pr Canoga Park. I travel to homes San Diego and Los Angeles Counties. What is your goal? School or Church choir? Musical programs?Learn to Cantor or lead songs at Church/S

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Stefanie
Mr. G goes over and above to help me pursue my interests. He helped me sing through a difficult time while my voice was changing. He supports me at performances and never fails to make me laugh. Working with him has been a fantastic experience and I feel that I have grown so much.
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Nicole D.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Nicole D.

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In my lessons, I focus on teaching songs, scales, chords, and music theory. I also like to teach my students to read music if they are interested in that. I will teach whatever genres my students are interested in, help them reach their individual goals, and develop their love for music.

About Nicole

Hi, I'm Nicole! I am in my junior year as a voice student at Berklee College of Music, majoring in Songwriting and minoring in Musical Theater Performance and Musical Theater Writing. My two favorite genres to write and perform are pop and musical theater. I have experience (both in person and virtu

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Amy Miskovsky
Nicole was a wonderful online instructor. My daughter (9 y.o.) learned so much - chords, how to read notes, rhythms and songs. Nicole also helped her prepare for a virtual talent show. Nicole went above and beyond what we expected and we have really enjoyed lessons with her.
Durga
Nicole is fantastic with our 5-year old. She has been our piano teacher since March and we could not be happier. She is articulate and has patience with our kid and I am sure she will be great with any kid any age. Get Nicole to help your child become an amazing piano player.
Namrita
Nicole is engaging and patient with my ever distracted 6-year-old - and we’ve seen terrific progress even online.
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Indigo S.

54 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks english
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 2 and up
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Indigo S.

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Build solid technique—
Learn all the various ways to strum, learn to play expressively, play your favorite songs, solo, improvise... Fun coupled with practically applied easy to understand music theory.

About Indigo

Indigo has been working in the performing arts since she was biting ankles, first as a dancer and vocalist, and later as a guitarist. She's composed music for and/or sung dozens of international television commercials, spots on Law and Order and songs in Films premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival

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Dana G.
awesome first lesson!
Elliott
Amazing instructor.
Paul
I just completed my first lesson and it was immediately helpful. I'm really looking forward to on-going sessions and I'm going to bump up the time as well.

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in La Mesa, CA

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in La Mesa is $61. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $130 per hour.
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"Zach is the perfect match for me. He's intelligent, patient and imparts not too much information so I was relaxed and learned much and already see progress from my first lesson. I made a great choice."
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Took Ukulele lessons from Zachary D.
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"Even in a group lesson he takes the time to answer any questions or go over anything you missed. Wonderful teacher and great sessions."
Kimberly Wynn
Took Ukulele lessons from Grant H.
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"Very patience. I picked up pretty quick than I expected."
Midi
Took Ukulele lessons from Jennifer P.
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"It was a wonderful experience with The teacher. She was very patient and very thorough with me. I am really very happy to find her."
Jia
Took Ukulele lessons from Jennifer P.
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"Sara was positive, excited, and connected easily with my 5 year old. He immediately felt comfortable and is excited for his next lesson."
Carson
Took Ukulele lessons from Sara C.
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"Yes we did it. Greg was very patient a d helpfull on setting up. Peter is happy."
Peter
Took Ukulele lessons from Greg C.
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"Damien is an excellent teacher! I would recommend him 100%. He is very professional and enthusiastic about music. Overall a great experience."
Jolymar
Took Ukulele lessons from Damien S.
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"Great experience. My son loves the lesson."
Alex
Took Ukulele lessons from Paul M.
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"Aaron is so great at meeting me where I am musically and giving helpful guidance to progress. I really appreciate his approach."
Julie
Took Ukulele lessons from Aaron B.
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"Kimberly is inspiring, encouraging, and makes the lesson a ton of fun! I have learned so much in so little time and can't put my ukulele down!"
James
Took Ukulele lessons from Kimberly C.
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