Ukulele Lessons in Naperville, IL

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Claire C.

20 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Bachaoler's of Music from Columbia College Chicago
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Claire C.

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Learning the basics is the best way to develop a solid foundation for your musical journey. We'll learn to tune, build chords and finger pick simple melodies. We'll learn to listen to songs and pick out the melody by ear, allowing you to learn any song you want!

About Claire

My name is Claire and I have been making a living as a touring/gigging musician for the last eight years. I studied music performance and production at Columbia College Chicago. I have played in a variety of styles, both solo and as part of a band. I currently tour with my band, The Lucky Dutch on

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Super patient and knowledgeable.
Matthew T.
Great first lesson with Claire. She listens and understands and comes up with a plan accordingly. Very highly recommend.
Richard H.
All is well on the first day of class!
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Ryan B.

76 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BA in Ethnomusicology from University of Illinois
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Ryan B.

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I've been teaching ukulele for 4 years helping students develop a love for the instrument and learn more about music along the way. Ukulele is a great instrument for an introduction into stringed instruments and as a casual pastime, but when pursued seriously can be as rigorous as any other. Within the first few lessons you'll have a solid base of strumming patterns and chord changes and even a few simple songs under your belt. Moving on from there I will craft lessons to move you toward a "goal song," making sure to cater your progress to your needs while keeping a focus on good technique. I enjoy working with students of all ages and experiences and I can't wait to meet you!

About Ryan

Ryan is a musician from Jefferson Park who plays a plethora of different instruments. He specializes in guitar, banjo, mandolin and ukulele, but also dabbles in accordion, piano, drums, harmonica and several others. Learning to play instruments is one of the true pleasures in his life and he hopes

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Barbara K.
Patient teacher and expert practitioner. Really cares about student's growth. He also reminds you to have fun. Always on time for lesson, too.
Ryan
Great first lesson, Ryan!
Vincent
He seemed angry and disinterested, not really wanting to teach the lesson. Bad experience and bad teacher in general.
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Ian M.

8 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
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Ian M.

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About Ian

I started playing guitar originally in 1991. I picked up bass and ukulele (and then over the ensuing years, gradually a plethora of other instruments, such as voice, drums, piano, and harp). I started teaching in 2001 throughout the Chicagoland area. First in music stores, then schools, then people

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Janet B.
Excellent!
William Z.
First lesson was great. It took a little time setting up and getting to know each other. For a first lesson, I came away with some very useful information on a song I was having a problem with. I like the direction it is going. Looking forward to the next lesson.
Krista S.
Well hello there budding musician- I started taking ukulele lessons with nearly zero previous experience and little idea what to expect a few months ago. As a teacher, Ian is extremely patient, accommodating, and attentive, but remains very much human throughout the whole process. His years spent teaching across instruments, ages, and levels of expertise make for a trustworthy experience. Definitely recommend.

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Brian Q.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Bachelor's of Music from Northern Illinois University
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Brian Q.

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Strumming, learning songs by ear, reading music, singing while playing are all popular subjects for ukulele lessons. I am a guitarist by training, and although it's my first love, often I encourage beginners to play ukulele to start, especially young children, since it is a bit easier to start for smaller hands. Tenor ukulele is my favorite for its slightly larger (and more comfortable) body size. Let's get groovy with the uke!

About Brian

Getting a music education is fun, and it should be. Why else would you put yourself through the gauntlet of learning a new instrument? My philosophy is simple: I teach people first, and music second. What I'm interested in is developing your sound and love of the craft of music, and all the technic

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Teague Hosack
Brian is very nice and he always helps me out when I need something.
Nancy
Brian is an outstanding teacher! Brian is very patient and encouraging. That is what I need from an instructor. He also gives me a variety of tools to help me find which ones work better for me to learn more fully and to really enjoy the process of learning an exciting new craft, especially at my young age of 61! These qualities I believe great teachers possess.
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Kenton M.

10 Reviews
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2002
  • BA: Liberal Arts from Berea College
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Kenton M.

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I teach using many of the standard tunes as well as any of your favorites. The ukulele is a neat instrument to play and it seems to fit in most anywhere. Let's head back to that little grass shack in Kealakekua, Hawai'i and have a little fun.

About Kenton

I have been teaching for over fifteen years. I play various styles including jazz, rock, blues, classical, country, and bluegrass. Instruments I teach include guitar, dobro, banjo, mandolin, and ukulele. I also teach the Q Chord. I have performed in many different bands including rock, top forty

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Kenton was happy to go at my pace and super encouraging!
Lorraine D.
great teacher very patient easy to learn from
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Ben S.

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  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
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Ben S.

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I'm looking to connect with enthusiastic beginner musicians who need an experienced instructor for ukulele lessons. I've been teaching lessons for two years now, and I've discovered that I have a real passion for working with beginners especially. I love helping people play their first song.

About Ben

Hi! I'm Ben, and I've been studying music for ten years now. I hold degrees in guitar performance and jazz composition, and I love helping people play their first song. I have experience teaching all ages from 10 and up, including people with special needs.

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Naperville, IL

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Naperville 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'm having such a great time with my lessons with Omar!!!! I feel like I am really learning the fundamentals to take my playing to the next level and he is so encouraging!!! I am already playing songs that I love and am having the best time!"
Nicole
Took Ukulele lessons from Omar W.
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"Very patient, made my granddaughter feel comfortable. She learned a lot at the first session. Looking forward to more."
Morgan
Took Ukulele lessons from Ryan B.
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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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"nice, kind, patient teacher!"
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Took Ukulele lessons from Christopher S.
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"Thanks steve sounds like dan enjoyed and learned a lot"
Dan
Took Ukulele lessons from Steve G.
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"Dan is an amazing teacher. I am early in my lessons with him but I am sure he will take me where I need to be as a player. He is patient and encouraging. I look forward to meeting with him and representing him the best way I can by becoming a fine Uke player under his tutelage . I highly and profoundly recommend him as a teacher."
Rosalyn
Took Ukulele lessons from Daniel E.
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"Even in a group lesson he takes the time to answer any questions or go over anything you missed. Wonderful teacher and great sessions."
Kimberly Wynn
Took Ukulele lessons from Grant H.
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"Rachel was really easy to get along with. She gave a lot of good tips and tricks in regards to practicing. Really knowledgeable about instrument and passionate about her job. She makes the lessons very enjoyable. Absolutely recommend!"
Sarah
Took Ukulele lessons from Rachel H.
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"Great with kids! Makes it relateable :)"
Kim
Took Ukulele lessons from Matthew H.
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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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