Ukulele Lessons in Laguna Beach, CA

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Calvin A.

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Costa Mesa, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Awarded Scholarship for Music Composition from Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival
  • B.A. in Music from University of Southern California
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Calvin A.

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After the first lesson you will be making music, playing songs and be on your way to achieving your musical goals with the ukulele. Playing Ukulele requires a knowledge of chords, melody, strumming technique as well as knowing songs all of which we will begin to learn in your first lesson.

With 10+ years as a music teacher and professional musician I have picked up many approaches that will insure you are making the most progress and truly finding your musical voice.

About Calvin

As a teacher, I have worked with of many ages and backgrounds. One of my students, Skylar Stecker, has gone on to become a successful major label recording artist recently becoming the youngest artist to receive a number 1 on the dance billboard charts. I recently had the opportunity to tour with

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Lucas & Logan K.
Lucas and Logan really liked Calvin and looking forward to their next lessons.
Daisy
Just had the first session with Calvin. He showed up on time, he was very patient the whole time.

Mariah S.

Long Beach, CA
Starting at $59
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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Mariah S.

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The student will get to learn the songs they like, I teach music theory and why its important and I include backing tracks, metronome use and maracas.

About Mariah

Let's have fun and play your favorite songs on ukulele. Let's set goals for you, and get practicing until perfect. We'll have a great time.

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Matthew S.

Long Beach, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded John Phillips Sousa Award from Clairemont High School
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Matthew S.

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Ukulele is FUN, and it's one of my favorite instruments to teach. I will get you playing some of your favorite songs on the first lesson guaranteed!

About Matthew

HELLO! My name is Matthew Smith and I love music and I love to teach it even more. Although my upbringing is in jazz and classical music, I am very fluent in latin, hiphop, rock, pop and more world music as well.

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Stephen W.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Master of Music in Choral Conducting from Youngstown State University
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Stephen W.

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Ukulele is a fantastic string instrument to get started with. It takes little effort to start playing music, but it still offers a wide variety of challenge and discovery as you continue to learn!

About Stephen

Hello! Thank you for checking into my profile for lessons! I would love to get to know you and discuss your previous experience and future goals in music. I have a wide range of experience in teaching and performing with students of all ages. Let's get together and talk about how we can work to

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Noelle
My two boys have taken lessons from Mr. West for a few years now. They have progressed throughout and are both enthusiastic to practice the music chosen for them.
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Teresa Y.

57 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Bachelor of Music Education from University of Southern Mississippi
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Teresa Y.

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I especially enjoy introducing beginners of all ages to the ukulele, which was my first musical passion as a young child! These days, my passion is working with my students in ways that prepare them to pursue their musical interests armed with correct posture and hand position, foundational technique, music-reading capabilities, and what I call the "building blocks" of music: knowledge of functional music theory and how to use it.

"Functional music theory" can sound daunting, but in fact it is fascinating, at least the way I teach it, using analogies appropriate to the age of the student, from chords like different types of sandwiches (yum!) to chord progressions like the materials and equipment used to build a house.

I also encourage my students from the start to EXPRESS themselves musically, emotionally, playfully, in ways that keep their imaginations engaged in their musical studies, rather than private lessons becoming stressful or tedious.

Note that young beginners ...

About Teresa

A musician since age 4, Teresa's dad took her early passion for music seriously. So she respects the power that parents have to foster their children's musical lives! She notes the many stories she has heard over the years: "If someone had just supported my interest"... "If my teacher had listened

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Freddie B.
She is a good teacher! Kind, and very informative.
CJ
Teresa is an amazing music teacher! This was my first time getting singing lessons, and I was really nervous going into it, but she did such a great job at helping me feel more comfortable in the beginning. She’s so kind and she’s a great teacher too. The techniques and skills that she taught me have been extremely helpful, and she teaches them in a really easy-to-understand way. I would definitely recommend her!
Melody L.
Teresa is very nice, she teaches my first lesson with her heart as well as her knowledge and skills.
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John A.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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John A.

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Ukulele is a fun and easy to start. A little direction and understanding of music, harmony and rhythm can open many doors to use the ukulele in any setting you can imagine. Need some help transferring what you already know on guitar to this new instrument for you? Wondering how you can use this instrument to support your own singing? Just looking to be able to play the music you love? The Ukulele is really the little instrument that can do anything you can imagine.

About John

My name is John Ambrose. I love music and I love sharing the joy of music with others. I have 20 plus years experience teaching. I am patient, knowledgeable and have a gift for making connections with students of all ages and abilities.

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Laguna Beach, CA

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Laguna Beach 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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"Grant continues to be an excellent teacher for this beginner ukulele player. It's been years since I have practices music, and he is so patient as I try to re-learn how to read and play music. I highly recommend him as a teacher, and I look forward to learning more disciplines from him (including meditation and astrology!)"
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Took Ukulele lessons from Grant H.
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"Jess is dedicated, patient, and confident teacher!!!

I am so happy that I have found Jesse as the ukulele teacher of my 7 years old son. You can tell that he lives for music and it's not just a job for him teaching students. He is determined but patient with the kid and really has educational skills."
Kia
Took Ukulele lessons from Jesse M.
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"Amazing Job. Enjoyed session very much and learned alot."
Charlie
Took Ukulele lessons from Eugene S.
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"Remi is great teacher. Easy going, patient, and always keeps lessons interesting and fun. I've been a student for almost a year and have had dramatic improvement.

Highly recommend!"
Dan
Took Ukulele lessons from Raymond (Remi) L.
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"Katie is amazing. So talented and encouraging to me. She plays so many instruments and has a beautiful voice."
Rebecca
Took Ukulele lessons from Katie H.
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"Very patient with an older student with unclear goals."
Anneliese Scheef
Took Ukulele lessons from Gio A.
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"Edwin quickly found where I needed the most help (strumming patterns), and within minutes was guiding me through progressions to help me make progress. He also gave me some lessons on notation and helped me write some progressions down so that I could practice between now and our next lesson. He listened to my goals and taught in a way that will help me meet them."
Matthew
Took Ukulele lessons from Edwin I.
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"Joel is such a great teacher. He's very nice and patient with beginners. I've learned a lot so far in my lessons. I would recommend anyone to take lessons from him."
Erica
Took Ukulele lessons from Joel B.
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"Tara is very warm and patient. My 7-years old daughter (and I) really enjoyed her introduction lessons to Ukulele."
Francine
Took Ukulele lessons from Tara L.
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"Fun, patient teacher."
Mitchell
Took Ukulele lessons from Glenn S.
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