Ukulele Lessons in Newport Coast, CA

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Rodrigo R.

23 Reviews
Long Beach, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Music Faculty Scholarship from El Camino College, Torrance CA
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Rodrigo R.

23 Reviews
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fingerpicking and harmony concepts.

About Rodrigo

With an associates degree from El Camino, and lots of musical studies in Mexico, I have been fortunate to tour through the States and through my country. My lessons include real working tips for the real life, keeping it fun as the material is created for your specific needs. I am a multi-instrumen

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Connor Bulakites
Rodrigo is very knowledgeable and helpful—he helped make many concepts clear to me in only a few lessons. I am excited to practice and continue to improve my playing!
Mariano S.
Great first lessons
Cassidy
Rodrigo is an excellent instructor! He explains everything thoroughly and makes the accordion less intimidating to play.
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Elias S.

3 Reviews
Costa Mesa, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Portugese
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Elias S.

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In teaching lessons, it is my great pleasure to share with students of all ages and skill levels the knowledge that I've gained over 27 years of playing. I firmly believe that anyone can learn anything at any time, given the proper tools!

In our first lesson, we will determine your musical goals and create a realistic path to achieving them. It's my job to help you along this path while keeping things fun.

To maintain focus and week-to-week continuity, I always provide lesson notes to take home. I can also provide recordings of lessons and transcriptions of pieces, if desired.

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violins, viola, mandolin, guitar, bass, ukulele, piano, recording equipment

About Elias

At 5 years old I was struck by the incredible beauty of Vivaldi's music, and ever since I've been playing violin. I hold a BA from Oberlin College of Arts and Sciences, won a scholarship to the Baroque Performance Institute in 2005 and attended the BPI again in 2006. Apart from teaching, as a profe

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Joni
I am very impressed with Elias! He listened well, offered helpful suggestions, laughed and was very congenial to work with. We discussed how to hold a bow and, since I have some arthritis in my hands, he was very open to other possible options that might work better for me. Taking lessons from him will be a bright spot in my week. I would recommend him in a heart beat!
Gene
A fun and informative lesson. Looking forward to the next one.
Jacqui
Elias is great! My daughter is 7 and this was her first exposure to violin lessons. She loves Elias, says how patient and nice he is, and can’t wait for her next lesson each week. I highly recommend him!
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Glenn S.

33 Reviews
Long Beach, CA
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1979
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Glenn S.

33 Reviews
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I teach all levels and styles: contemporary, Hawaiian, jazz, Japanese, etc.

About Glenn

Hi, I'm Glenn. Thank you for viewing my profile. I've been teaching students for over 20 years, playing all styles and levels of music, from day-one beginners to seasoned pros seeking to sharpen their playing skills. I teach both traditional notation and tablature, writing my own teaching method

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TERESA S.
Very knowledgeable. He's a good teacher with great people skills.
Vanessa T.
Glenn is the best!
Jeffrey
Glenn is a great instructor. He is so patient and has a no-pressure style of learning that makes it fun. Highly recommend him......

Meet Online Ukulele Teachers Serving Newport Coast, CA

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Desiree M.

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Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Desiree M.

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Want to be a fantastic musician?! With personalized lessons to match your skills you will have FUN playing the flute. We will focus on breathing techniques, tone production, and rhythmic techniques. Our tunes will be based on what your focus. We will play duets often!

All ages welcome! New hobby? No one is too old for music.

- Fun and Engaging lessons via Zoom!
- Add theory, composition, or conducting to our lessons to expand your music knowledge. (All ages encouraged!)

About Desiree

My goal Is to make music fun. Even the hardest pieces will be fun Owen we work together. Our online lessons are personalized to your skill level and most importantly our lessons will be fun and engaging. We will talk about music news, history and watch musical performances. If you are interested in

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Gregory V.

30 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1987
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Gregory V.

30 Reviews
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You, or your child will LOVE their new Ukulele teacher!

About Gregory

Los Angeles native currently looking for New Students who are excited about taking that first step and beyond! The most direct & illustrious methods to unveiling one's musical dreams! Empathic & motivating instructor bringing out the best in you and quite possibly the unexpected! I teach Voice, Gu

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Holly P.
Great teacher. I feel very comfortable during lessons. And I also feel confident that I'll grow and reach my goals with my acoustic guitar.
Diana Y.
First lesson was so informative. Jumped right in and he knew exactly where to start with me and what I needed. .Great personality and knows how to teach, that coming from a teacher myself. Looking forward to the next one!
Sean
Great Lesson!
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Bebé S.

46 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Bebé S.

46 Reviews
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Want to be able to read music? Interested in being able to pick up your Ukulele and play your favorite pop songs? Want to impress your family and friends with some flashy classical pieces? Well look no further, I will help you build a solid foundation of music theory, sight-reading, ear training, and technique while tailoring to your personal needs and goals. All ages and genres are welcome, my only rule is to have fun, so let's get started.

About Bebé

I am a professional singer, pianist, songwriter, and recording artist. I graduated from Broward College with an Associates Degree in Music Technology and dual -majoring in Vocal Performance. My primary instruments are Voice and Piano, but I also play guitar and trumpet. All of my students can ex

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Michael
Fantastic help with everything I am trying to learn on the trombone!

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Newport Coast, CA

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Newport Coast 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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$48 average
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"Halle finished her 5th lesson today. She is really enjoying her lessons and learning quickly. We are very happy we found Matt."
Halle
Took Ukulele lessons from Matthew H.
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"She's a good teacher . She also put up with me not knowing anything well."
Molly
Took Ukulele lessons from Judy G.
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"Jesse is great. He is patient and kind. We are taking it slowly and methodically and that works great for me. He is also very encouraging."
Beverly
Took Ukulele lessons from Jesse H.
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"My daughter just had her second ukulele lesson with Viviene. She is vey encouraging, patient, flexible, really nice, response and great with kids! We would definitely recommend her!!"
Susan
Took Ukulele lessons from Vivian L.
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"He shares great songs and tricks that i've never heard before."
teala
Took Ukulele lessons from Jason M.
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"Teresa was kind, enthusiastic and a phenom instructor...really taking her time and explaining things in a way that was warm, friendly, knowledgeable. Never once did she make me feel like this was an unattainable goal; super encouraging!"
Joyce
Took Ukulele lessons from Teresa Y.
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"Our eight year old is greatly enjoying Alexandra's lessons and she is making excellent progress!"
Jessica
Took Ukulele lessons from Alexandra D.
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"My daughter’s first lesson was great!"
Ava
Took Ukulele lessons from Maria S.
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"Zach was the best ukulele teacher we could have asked for. He personalized the lessons around my 12 year old’s progress and interests, was easily relatable and highly knowledgeable, was always accommodating if lesson times needed to be changed, communicated after all lessons about how they went and what to work on and went above and beyond giving us a digital copy of his book and offering extra help if ever needed. We highly recommend Zach!"
Anne
Took Ukulele lessons from Zachary D.
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"She is a really great teacher, my daughter is very happy and she now know basic songs."
Lena
Took Ukulele lessons from Teresa Y.
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