Ukulele Lessons in Los Angeles, CA

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Mauricio O.

11 Reviews
Gardena, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded Ecuadorian Guitarist from City of Los Angeles, California.
  • 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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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!

Andrew H.

3 Reviews
Burbank, CA
Starting at $45
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Arts from Humboldt State University
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Andrew H.

3 Reviews
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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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Mike B.

14 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $44
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Mike B.

14 Reviews
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I can show you how to play and sing almost any song using easy chords and simple strumming, or spice it up with more advanced flashy strumming and chords!

About Mike

I've studied piano and other instruments for 30 years, have been teaching music for 20, and have been a full time professional musician and music teacher for 11 years. As a musician who was raised on classical piano but has also spent his life playing in bands, jamming, and composing in several ge

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Sarah P.
Hi, Mike! I like the songs you pick for me to learn.
Max F.
Mike was awesome in my first lesson. He knew exactly how to keep pace with my progression...looking forward to #2!

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Cosima Y.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Music and Worship Arts Studies from Calvary Chapel School of Worship
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Cosima Y.

24 Reviews
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Ukulele is a fairly simple instrument to learn for all ages! Have fun and just learn the basics so you can play for your friends or take it to the next level with some music theory and be a musician!
Intro to chords, tablature and simple strumming patterns, singing while playing, basic music theory and reading charts, lead sheets, and more. Lesson packages include study materials.

About Cosima

My main subject is voice but I also teach acoustic guitar, ukulele and songwriting for the student who desires to develop their own style and create their own songs. Not only is it fun but the music education that comes with it is highly valuable for future musicians. (guitar and ukulele rentals a

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Lilia S.
Cosima is the Best!
Penelope
She is teaching my daughter proper breathing techniques while singing. She's great with my child.
John R.
Just finished my very first lesson with Cosima. I already learned so much. She really broke down that art of singing and made it very clear how the voice works. Then we did exercises afterwards which helped me know what I need to work on. Definitely need to check her out. She’s great!(:
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Edwin I.

113 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $49
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Japanese
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • B.M. in Studio Music and Jazz Instrumental - Guitar from University of Miami
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Edwin I.

113 Reviews
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Online Ukulele Teacher

All styles - strumming, fingerpicking
Improvisation soloing
Proper technique
Repertoire
Music analysis

About Edwin

Hello! Thank you for your interest in taking guitar/piano/music lessons. I am a professional teacher/studio musician/performer/producer with over 20 years of private teaching experience and a graduate of the University of Miami Studio Music and Jazz program in 2002 specializing in the guitar.

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Justin D.
Fantastic first lesson. Edwin is patient and gets me focused on what really matters.
Suzanne W.
Antonia D.
Great first lesson. My daughter was super happy after her lesson with Edwin, and very inspired to practice. Edwin was very polite and patient with her during the lesson. I look forward to seeing her make progress in future lessons.

Reymar S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
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Reymar S.

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The ukulele is a very simple and complex instruments. I like to focus on tuning, learning chords and chord progressions, as well as
practicing strum patterns. I can help you play your favorite song or even create your own. Requests for specific instructions are welcome. The amount of time it takes is determined by your will to learn and the practice that comes with it.

About Reymar

I took guitar classes, but learned most of what I know from peers, YouTube, and myself. I’m a performer, singer/songwriter, producer, and teacher. I taught private lessons for a few of my teachers and their family members when I was in high school. I’d say my personality is pretty goofy, but I like

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Los Angeles, CA

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Los Angeles is $63. 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 was able to feel out my interest and musical level surprisingly quickly and get me going toward MY goal. I felt more comfortable than expected and came away encouraged in my goals. Looking forward to more."
Marti
Took Ukulele lessons from Grant H.
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"Yasmine is doing very well with her lessons. She enjoys the as well. The online Skype is great."
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Took Ukulele lessons from Athena M.
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"Loralee is an extremely patient teacher, just what my 7 year old needs!
My daughter looks forward to her lessons every week."
Danya
Took Ukulele lessons from Loralee W.
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"Rick taught our 7-year old son for quite a few months, and did a fantastic job. We were pleased with his energy, enthusiasm, and ability to connect with young people.

We were sad when our son decided that he'd like to take a break from music and play more tennis, but hope that this, his first musical experience, will inspire him to return to it at some later point.

I highly recommend Rick."
James
Took Ukulele lessons from Richard W.
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"Joe has been a great teacher. I am amazed how quickly the lessons have progressed. He is patient and his passion for music is apparent."
Aaron
Took Ukulele lessons from Joe S.
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"Very patient and understanding. I've been taking lessons for well over a year now and I learn more everyday. Raymond (Remi) always comes up with something new to keep the lessons fresh and to help keep me motivated."
jenny
Took Ukulele lessons from Raymond (Remi) L.
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"It was great! I had fun! Can't wait for the next lesson! Karney was so professional and understood my musical goals!"
Kennda
Took Ukulele lessons from Karney S.
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"Subtle evaluation of my skill level and gave me some great tips. I'm coming back for more."
Ralph
Took Ukulele lessons from Mark C.
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"Liz is a skilled instructor who can communicate well in an online environment. She has a relaxed manner and encourages the student to extend him/herself in order to learn and improve. Liz understands music theory as well as technique and is a good fit for a beginner or an advanced player - young or old. She is on time and dependable, has varied musical taste and I recommend her to anyone looking to begin or improve."
Christopher
Took Ukulele lessons from Liz J.
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"Lucas is an awesome teacher! He taught me ukulele and my son guitar. He is a pro and really cares."
Alexis
Took Ukulele lessons from Lucas M.
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Ukulele Lessons in Los Angeles

Devin K. - Los Angeles Ukulele Teacher

My name is Devin K., and I teach ukulele lessons in Los Angeles. I am always thrilled when a student decides to take up ukulele, as it is one of my favorite instruments, and I find it to be delightfully accessible to all kinds of people. Los Angeles has a wealth of resources for those hoping to begin playing or hone existing skills on the ukulele. Below are some of the wonderful events that happen here, which students can seek out to better their knowledge of this fun little instrument.

1) The Los Angeles International Ukulele Festival is a great place to watch some beautiful performances by expert ukulele players. Watching ukulele performance is a great way to get an idea of the range of this instrument. There are also several great workshops for players of all levels, from beginner to advanced. Attending the festival is a sure way to make some new friends who are passionate about learning ukulele. This event takes place at the Torrance Cultural Arts Center. More information can be found at the website http://www.ukulelewebsite.com/Ukulele_Website/L.A._Ukulele_Festival.html.

2) The Santa Monica Ukulele Festival is another great festival that hosts a gathering of musicians of all ranges. The venue is Santa Monica High School's music department and all donations go to support the venue. On the list of activities, there is time set aside for open mic performances, as well as a Grand Concert in the evening. Workshops are available, as well. Keep visiting the website to find out when the next festival will be: http://www.santamonicaukulelefestival.com/.

3) There are a number of groups that can be found on Meetup.com. One of the standouts is The Pluckin' Strummers. This group meets at Christ Church Griffith Park, Atwater Village. Lots of information about this enthusiastic bunch can be found at https://pluckinstrummers.wordpress.com/. This group focuses on making great ukulele tunes accessible to people who are learning to play, or who simply want to improve their repertoire. It is also a great opportunity to socialize with like-minded individuals. The Pluckin' Strummers meet twice a month and are very welcoming.

4) U-Space in Little Tokyo is a fantastic place for ukulele-lovers. This establishment houses several great classes for students of varying levels, as well as Uke Jam nights, which provide a great opportunity to play ukulele with others. U-Space is very dedicated to helping people gain skills in ukulele while building a musical community. More information can be found here: http://uspacela.com/index.html.

Ukulele is an instrument that can be played by people of all ages and skill-levels; so, I say any time is a great time to pick one up and learn to play a few chords. While taking ukulele lessons in Los Angeles, all of these events and groups will help you along your path to learning the instrument that brings beaches and palm trees to mind with just a few strums. Keep adding songs and chords to your repertoire, and soon you'll be playing with the best of them.

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