Ukulele Lessons in Ventura, CA

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Steven S.

14 Reviews
Ventura, CA
Starting at $29
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music from California State University, Northridge
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Steven S.

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Ukulele lessons are fun for all styles, ages and levels. I'll help your musical dreams come true! Beginners are encouraged to apply. You'll have fun while reaching your musical goals.

About Steven

Steven graduated with his bachelor of music degree from California State University, Northridge and obtained his teaching credential from Cal Lutheran University. While at C.S.U.N., Steven was the winner of the Andres Segovia memorial scholarship and the Randy Rhoads memorial scholarship. Also, St

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Thomas S.
Fun experience.
Fredrick B.
Steve is an exellent instructor. Easy going and brings a beginner like me to ease and motivated. Look forward to my next class!
Linda
Wow! My son had absolutely NO prior experience and after just 4 lesson's he was rocking it and even reading music! Steven is absolutely wonderful with teens. My son looked forward to every lesson. Best teacher ever!!!!!
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Kevin R.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Master of Music from Southern Methodist University
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2007
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Kevin R.

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We'll learn about the ukulele through a combination of songs of your choosing and the Alfred's Beginner series of books.

About Kevin

Hello, my name is Kevin and I'd love to work with your student (and/or you)! I have taught classical percussion within nationally recognized, public school programs for over a decade. I help students buckle down for auditions, train to become 4-mallet super heroes, and get in to some of the most ex

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Naomi
When you are looking for a good music instructor, these are the things you have to consider. 1. Price, 2. Location, 3. Teacher's experiences (resume), and 4. Characters of the instructor. The first three are easy to recognize from online information. The last one is hard to get, and yet , for us, the most important factor. Many instructors teach lessons only as a job (for money). They do things only during their "paid time." However, taking music lessons need more than that. A true music educator takes every opportunity to see the potentials of the student, knows how to coach individuals, and build up each student with encouragement and sometimes, discipline. He not only teach weekly lesson to help improved my son's skills, he also do extra to encourage students to go to concert, summer camp and perform at the nursing home. Every year, he arranged every details of a free concert with flyer, communications, equipment and even a professional cameraman! He did all those to encourage students to get out there to perform. We are forever grateful for his help for our son's college and scholarship applications. Mr. Rank is a "student oriented" teacher with a servant heart. If anybody is looking for an "all inclusive teacher, Mr. Rank is the best percussion teacher in DFW area. I can never thank enough for what he has done for my son. I hope my son will one day grow and become a teacher like Mr. Rank who care so much for his students.
Wendy
Kevin is an outstanding music teacher! He taught our child marimba lessons throughout middle school and high school. The benefits of his teachings were amazing. We highly recommend Kevin!
Bonnie
Kevin Rank is an outstanding teacher.! My son is just beginning his 5th year of lessons with Kevin Rank. In the last 5 years, my son has grown from a shy, unsure, extremely quite young man into a confident, 3 time all region percussion player. My boy has grown not only in his musical ability, but in his overall development. I am a strong believer that music is quintessential for all individuals. I am happy to have Kevin Rank helping my son to achieve his full potential as a percussionist and as a leader. He has made impressive advancements in his marimba playing, and Mr. Rank is instrumental in helping him achieve these goals.
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Linda L.

22 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Hebrew, Spanish, Hebrew
  • Teaches students 3 to 65
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Linda L.

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I have been teaching a variety of fretted stringed instruments, for over 25 years. Ukulele is a fun and easy instrument for beginners of any age to learn! I teach chords, strumming, finger-picking, and melody lines, and know lots of songs that are particularly good for the ukulele. Students may choose to learn to read music, or to read tablature, or just play by rote and from lesson videos. All of my lessons are customized to match each individual student's interests and preferred learning styles. (With very young children, I will have the child learn to play and sing popular children's songs.)

About Linda

*** Travel Equipment *** I do not typically provide any equipment - but I am willing to select and purchase books for the students to learn from (cost of books to be reimbursed by the student/parent) when requested to do so. I am also willing to provide stick-on note-names for the keyboard, for

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Nan -.
Linda is great. I left with a big smile on my face!
Dan T.
Linda is awesome. After 3 lessons I'm getting pretty good at a couple of basic rolls and have a song to work on. She is patient and knowledgeable, and has helped me get basic technique going. So far so good.
Megan K.
Linda was really awesome! I’m s complete beginner but she made me feel totally comfortable and at ease. Already working on a song! Looking forward to the next lesson!

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Lee Q.

48 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $28
  • Awarded Army Achievement Medal from U.S. Army
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Master of Music in Instrumental Pedagogy, Bassoon from Belmont University
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Lee Q.

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Lee is an experienced teacher for ukulele, acoustic guitar, bass guitar, and songwriting. She makes learning fun and interesting, and offers a wide variety of songs to choose from.

Can you pick up an instrument and play "Happy Birthday" in a key suited to your voice? Lee can show you how.

Want to move beyond beginning chords? Lee can show you easy ways to learn and remember as many chords as you like. Lee also knows ALL the Beatles songs :)

Lee has been playing guitar since age 14 and performing live since age 18, and specializes in making complex musical concepts simple and easy to understand.

• Award-winning performing singer-songwriter
• Bachelor of Music Education from Loyola University, New Orleans
• Master of Music from Belmont University, Nashville
• Guitar Instructor for community college, high school and middle school
 • "Acoustic Intensive" instructor in acoustic guitar, music theory and songwriting for the National Guitar Workshop in New Orleans, ...

About Lee

Minimum ages: 8 for ukulele 10 for guitar/bass guitar 12 for bassoon Lee Q. has a master's degree and comprehensive experience in music instruction and performance, including solo performance, orchestra, concert band, folk/bluegrass orchestra, chamber ensembles, folk/rock/blues and pep ba

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John O.
John O.
been trying to o this with youtube videos without much success--Le is patient and helps take a novice like myself slowly while giving plenty of positive feedback
Will
Lee is great!

Barbara M.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French
  • B.A. Music from S.U.N.Y Cortland
  • Teaches Beginner
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Barbara M.

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Online Ukulele Teacher

Learn to play many popular songs on a comfortable small sized musical instrument.

About Barbara

Music has been an integral part of my world, playing a major role in both my personal and professional life. I embrace the chance to be immersed in it, to share my enthusiasm for and expertise in the area of the music education experience, promoting creative development and student performance skil

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David
Excellent teacher!
Joan R.
Great instructor!
Katie Ambrose
Barbara is a fantastic instructor. I took lessons as a child into my mid teens and quit. I recently decided to start back up. With 20+ years gap in my instruction, I was nervous about finding an instructor who could keep up with me. I knew I could still easily play music but would have LOTS of questions in the interim that I theoretically would have known otherwise playing the given level of music.

Barbara has been a PERFECT fit for what I was looking for in an instructor. She’s been helping me refine my skills and fill in many gaps in my instruction. She’s been wonderfully supportive and encouraging. I’ve felt my confidence grow tremendously over the last month. I can truly sense that she’s as excited to be teaching as I am to be learning.

I HIGHLY recommend Barb, especially to adults looking to rekindle a long lost love of piano<3
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Ariel J.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ariel J.

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I can help students better understand proper hand positioning and chord progressions. I can also show ways to improve your playing

About Ariel

I come from a musical family and grew up learning just about everything about music. I have been studying music theory and listening to all genres of music since I was a child. I am very passionate about music and I love to give my knowledge about it to others. I have been teaching private music le

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Ventura, CA

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Ventura 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 $130 per hour.
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"Nice and puts no pressure on you!"
Elizabeth
Took Ukulele lessons from Janis V.
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"Claire has been a delight as a teacher and CEO (Chief Enthusiasm Officer). I started from basically no musical training in many years and even a little apprehensive at the beginning. Claire teaches with such positivity that I did not feel self conscious or discouraged at any point. I felt very good about the progress from day one and was able to build on that. Claire has a deep technical understanding of music, but it's really her style and empathy that makes her effective, in my opinion. I have a ways to go, but I now have a base to improve from. I am no longer apprehensive in the least and look forward to each lesson. I highly recommend her as a teacher."
Jim
Took Ukulele lessons from Claire C.
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"First lesion... Ryan Doesn't rush, explains in detail, listens and answers questions. Ryan is a very good instructor."
Bill
Took Ukulele lessons from Ryan B.
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"I feel very comfortable taking ukelele lessons from Grant and plan to take another set soon to continue learning new melodies and practicing what he has taught me."
Martina
Took Ukulele lessons from Grant H.
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"I have had a great time learning to play the Ukelele with Gkenn. So fun. Looking forward to learning more"
Laura
Took Ukulele lessons from Glenn S.
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"Great first lesson! Attainable goals...and great technique suggestions."
Darin
Took Ukulele lessons from Glenn S.
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"Good Start. I've played for a year and a half and was looking to improve and progress to another level. I think this lesson with Andrew was the right choice."
George
Took Ukulele lessons from Andrew H.
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"Very experienced instructor, great with little kids ( mine just turned 6). Lesson was fun with clear instructions that a 6 yr old can understand. And by the third lesson, my daughter is playing short songs!!! Highly recommended!"
Emma
Took Ukulele lessons from Daniel E.
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"Ani K is the BEST. She taught me so many things and had so much patience and I left very happy and a lot music smarter"
A
Took Ukulele lessons from Ani K.
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"Very nice and welcoming, I learned a lot a few sessions and enjoyed them."
Rachel
Took Ukulele lessons from Carolyn O.
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