Ukulele Lessons in Rancho Santa Fe, CA

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Jesse H.

65 Reviews
Del Mar, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2005
  • 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 picking and

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Manasa H.
Totally would recommend Jesse for guitar teaching. He is very patient and teaches in a fun way my child was able to grasp and learn from. He is very experienced and a great teacher to learn from. My son was 7 years old when Jesse taught him guitar, and he loves playing guitar now - all thanks to Jesse.
Bruce
Fantastic instructor. Really cares about teaching his students.
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David E.

29 Reviews
Oceanside, CA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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David E.

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I teach all the way to the Intermediate level and have a good understanding of the primary chords and scales of the Ukulele.

About David

A fun, friendly, and professional Music Instructor at your service for Voice, Guitar, Piano, Bass, Drums, & Ukulele! I have a BA degree from Florida Atlantic University in Music Performance for Classical/Flamenco/Jazz/Blues guitar and I've also performed on the Piano/Keyboards for a couple differe

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Paula H.
Great teacher. My son has disabilities and David works around this seamlessly. I couldn't ask for a better piano teacher!
Kash & Scarlett S.
So happy with David! Our kids loved him and looking forward to their next session!
Eric
I enjoy taking piano lessons with David. He motivates me to practice and improve. He is very knowledgeable and great at teaching.
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Daniel P.

7 Reviews
Encinitas, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Rock and Roll, English, Classical (Baroque/Classical/Romantic), Celtic (Irish/Scottish), Blues, Bluegrass (The High Lonesome Sound)
  • Undergraduate Cello Performance from Longy School of Music
  • Teaches Beginner
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Daniel P.

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About Daniel

Daniel teaches and performs classical, jazz, gypsy swing, traditional irish music, old time fiddle, bluegrass and country, blues, and rock and roll. Instruments included but not limited to: cello, violin, guitar, mandolin, ukulele and bass. Daniel graduated in 2007 with a cello performance degre

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Holly
Our first lesson together was so much fun! Daniel is easy to talk to, very knowledgeable, and seems ready to challenge me to grow musically. I’m looking forward to the lessons ahead!
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Dave S.
I've been playing guitar on and off (mostly off) for the past 15 years. I came to Daniel to learn music theory, improve my rhythm, and learn the skills I need to confidently show up to a jam session with other musicians. In just a few lessons, I've significantly improved in each of those areas at Daniel's instruction. He REALLY knows his stuff and quickly hones in on your strengths/weaknesses and has great advice for how to improve on your weaknesses.

If you are looking for a guy that can teach you the basics of how to play an instrument, or someone that can take you from just learning songs online to being able to create your own songs and jam with other musicians, Daniel is your guy.

Meet Online Ukulele Teachers Serving Rancho Santa Fe, CA

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Nathan R.

25 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Awarded Peabody Merit-based Scholarship from Peabody Institute
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Nathan R.

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I can cover any genres a student might want to learn as well as different techniques specific to the Ukulele

About Nathan

I have been teaching private lessons for close to 10 years and have been an active performer for even longer, playing in all different types of groups, from rock bands and jazz groups to orchestras and brass bands. I studied music at Frostburg State University (Bachelors) and the Peabody Conservat

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Marcus
Nathan is a very talented musician
Joshua V.
Very pleasant teacher. First lesson went well. Thank you
Twila
Nathan is kind and encouraging. My son is enjoying the lessons and making progress towards playing tapas and reveille. He sounds good!! Online classes are convenient to add into a busy schedule.
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Emma E.

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  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Emma E.

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My specialty is teaching “the littles”! I’m a K-12 music teacher and I teach private lessons after hours. I mostly have experience teaching private lessons to beginner guitar and ukulele students ages 5-9. I have a Bachelor of Music in Music Education. Although I am most experienced with younger students, I have also taught middle and high school ages, and am willing to work with ALL ages! Everyone is welcome to sign up for lessons with me. I would love to meet you and help you begin your musical journey!

About Emma

Hello! I am Emma and I specialize with “the littles”! I teach K-12 Music at a small school and teach private lessons after hours. I play many different instruments but mostly have private lesson experience teaching beginner guitar and ukulele students ages 5-9. I received a Bachelor of Music in Mus

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Rosalind H.

21 Reviews
Teaches Online
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  • Speaks I can sing in Italian, German or French., Italian
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner
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Rosalind H.

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We will learn staff, tab, chords, strumming patterns and self accompaniment techniques. Lessons are presented in a fun, multi sensory well rounded structure for kids and we work on the songs that students love for both kids and adults, as well as teaching music reading techniques needed to continue to improve

About Rosalind

Hello! My name is Rosalind and I believing in teaching music lessons that go the extra mile. Students and parents can expect excellence in customer service that goes beyond their weekly lessons. How are lessons with me different? -Convenient Locations in Downingtown, Coatesville, West Che

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Linda A.
I had a great experience! Loved every minute of it. Rosalind in easy to work with and made me feel at ease right from the beginning!
loved it and looking forward to the next lesson
Linda
Susan proulx
Rosalind was very knowledgeable and explained things clearly. She made it easy to understand.
Sarah P.
Rosalind quickly pinpointed problem areas and gave excellent instruction on how to work to improve by giving great explanations of what was happening with the voice and why. Highly recommend.

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Rancho Santa Fe, CA

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Rancho Santa Fe is $64. 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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"I am a total beginner. No musical knowledge at all. Kirk is very patient, and is willing to explain things in detail."
John
Took Ukulele lessons from Kirk R.
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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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"She is a great teacher! Very easy to learn from! Thank you."
Claire
Took Ukulele lessons from Tina D.
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"Kateri was wonderful, patient, kind and supportive. I look forward to our next lesson!"
Marley
Took Ukulele lessons from Kateri L.
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"Unlimited patience! And that's on top of seriously knowing the instrument -- and how to get a rank beginner like me to play it. (Sort of. :) Highly recommended!"
Pete
Took Ukulele lessons from John B.
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"My daughter really enjoyed her lesson with Nate. He shared some tricks with her that she was showing me in the car on the way home. She never does that. She left very excited to learn more!"
Amelia
Took Ukulele lessons from Nathan R.
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"he has helped me to memorize portion of my favorite song while learning a certain strum with accent on 2nd beat and working on it. he has helped me to organize time to learn. shown me strum pattern and how many in between per note while following and artists song. he is helping me to be disciplined not to think about it and do it subconsciously which is wonderful to learn. i am learning a finger pattern. all will take time. when i stumble he picks the same note up with me as i start again and helps me grow thru my difficulties with explanation and repeating over and over with me until i get it. very patient and nice person with good teaching skills."
Nancy
Took Ukulele lessons from Derek V.
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"Great communication. Very organized and prepared. Super friendly and patient."
Ed
Took Ukulele lessons from Jason M.
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"Great musician, great instructor. Learned more than I ever thought I would be able to at this age. Very patient."
Sara
Took Ukulele lessons from Nick R.
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"Great 1st lesson. Thx"
Jaci
Took Ukulele lessons from Grant H.
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