Ukulele Lessons in Naperville, IL

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Ryan B.

90 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
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Ryan B.

90 Reviews
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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 Logan Square 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 he

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Michael
The best!
Ryan
I have been working with Ryan on the Banjo for over a year now. He is incredible patient, encouraging and seriously knows his stuff!
Frank

Mike G.

3 Reviews
Wheaton, IL
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mike G.

3 Reviews
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I try to teach in a way that best fits the student's needs. I really enjoy the "learning process" and love helping students find out how they learn best. Also, I make a point to have students progress in a natural way that allows them to be making music at every stage along the way.

About Mike

Hi there! I am an elementary music teacher by day looking to work with students in a one-on-one setting to help them reach their music/performing goals. I have also taught high school drum line for 5 years, in addition to beginning 5th grade band. I provide piano, drum, guitar, and ukulele less

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Melissa D.
Mike has been wonderful with my twin girls! He's so patient with them and gives them lots of encouragement along the way. They have really enjoyed working with him as well!
Meredith L.
Meredith loved her first lesson. Thanks!
Cheander Harris
Very insightful and enthusiastic about teaching the ukulele! Very excited to continue to learn.

Matt M.

10 Reviews
Mokena, IL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Matt M.

10 Reviews
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I have been teaching ukulele for over 5 years. Curriculum is student-specific but in most cases will include chord theory, strum patterns, finger picking, etc.

About Matt

Hi! My name is Matt M. and I am the owner and founder of Black & White Music Services, Inc., a professional music education and production company. I began teaching at a fairly early age and moved to teaching privately over 9 years ago. I have a deep passion for music and the guitar and do my bes

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Denis D.
Great friendly instructor!
Kevin K.
Matt continues to challenge me. His teaching methods are great - he doesn't just teach techniques, he immediately puts techniques to work by applying them to a song I would like to learn. He is also very good about explaining the reasoning behind certain techniques/habits.

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Diana B.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Diana B.

3 Reviews
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Online Ukulele Teacher

Learn the fundamentals of music theory and sight reading through an easy to learn and fun instrument, with so much room to improve and take the skills you learn to other instruments in the future.

About Diana

Diana is a classical guitarist and pianist originally from Santa Fe, New Mexico. In addition to guitar and piano, she teaches voice and ukulele in Charleston and Folly Beach, South Carolina, where she now resides. She previously taught in New York City and San Francisco for several years. She spent

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Rayray G.
Diana was warm proffesional and knowledgeable. Im very excited to work with her.
Lily
Dianna is a great teacher! So knowledgeable, so patient, so sweet, she is great with my child. Would recommend her to everyone.
Sam F.
A great teacher and more. Diana in our experience is amazing. Patience and technique, knowledge and customization. Diana is making the student being successful. Diana has a very good understanding how to bring out the student's abilities to its best and knows what to work on to make the student become a really good pianist. Thank you for your dedication.

Robert G.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, Spanish
  • Summer Program from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches students 18 to 65
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Robert G.

5 Reviews
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Online Ukulele Teacher

Teaching Ukulele for the past 7 yrs and recorded 2 albums with this instrument. "Experienced guitar teacher of over 25 years available for students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of music theory. I have written 6 Levels which have been modified over the years and produce results quickly. All material used to teach with is in pdf form and is easily explained. My goal is for you to be the best you can be.

About Robert

Fun & highly individualized lessons Patient teacher who tends to your needs with a flexible schedule Specializing in theory, soloing, technique & ear training Worksheets in pdf form and each lesson written out in Google docs Versatile performer, recording artist and teacher in private lesson

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Kyle
Incredibly knowledgeable in physical techniques required for guitar; He is a master of all the subjective hands-on knowledge you can't learn from a video or a book, like individual hand/wrist placement, strength building, muscle memory, string bending. His curriculum is excellent for developing the raw ability to play as desired.

We initially did lessons in person then transitioned to Skype once I moved away. I found no difference between in-person or Skype.
Alex
Before I became a student under my teacher, I thought that my previous teacher was good. However, looking back, my first teacher (Not Robert Grant), was horrible. The one distinct difference between many of the casual guitar teachers and Robert is that he has a great curriculum for teaching kids and adults the proper techniques, different styles, and practices for playing the guitar. I remember on the first lesson, he immediately commented my wrong form for my picking hand. Since then he has assisted me in correcting bad technique, pursuing my strengths and passions, and expanding my knowledge in music theory, both specific for guitar and for music in general. His curriculum is equal if not better than many college courses for music(classical, jazz, etc. courses). I have been with him for 3-4 years now and I find myself greatly improved from when I first started. I would recommend going to Robert if you want to seriously learn how to play the guitar with a brilliantly structured course.
Justin
I've been playing guitar for 28 years and Robert has done more to advance my playing in the last 5 months than anything else I've done over that time. Whether online or in person, Robert has a great mix of laid back attitude with a task-master's approach; he encourages his students to have fun with the guitar, but to take it and their work with it seriously. In a really short time, I've picked up a wealth of music theory and my technique has improved dramatically. Most importantly, I'm having more fun playing than I have in years. I can't recommend Robert highly enough.

Maria A.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students Male: 5 to 20; Female: 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music Education from SUNY Buffalo State
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Maria A.

8 Reviews
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Online Ukulele Teacher

Ukulele is an extremely fun and rewarding instrument to study! During our lessons we will learn basic holding, strumming, tuning, technique and more, as well as note and chord positions. Within the first few lessons, You WILL be able to play your favorite songs.

About Maria

I am excited to share my love and knowledge of music with you! I am currently an Elementary Music Teacher who holds a bachelor's degree in Music Education with a concentration in woodwind performance from SUNY Buffalo State. I am currently completing my Masters of Music in Music Education from B

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Carter H.
Maria is terrific! She was very patient with our 7 year old and provided him with excellent instruction.
Jeff
Awesome beginner lessons for my son. He loves it!
John
Excellent violin teacher!

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Naperville, IL

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Naperville 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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"Abigail enjoyed the first of many lessons. WooHoo!"
Abigail
Took Ukulele lessons from Jennifer P.
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"Good instructor. We would like to learn more Hawaiian music. Also play more music. Season was also very short. How long are lessons?"
Maikha
Took Ukulele lessons from Jesse H.
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"Tony creates a class just for me. Each class adds another layer to what I have already learned. I am progressing faster than I expected."
Lee
Took Ukulele lessons from Tony N.
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"I come to ukelele with a mixed background of other instruments. Ryan did a great job of tailoring my first lesson to my musical skills and interests. I'm really looking forward to my weekly lessons!"
Joyce
Took Ukulele lessons from Ryan B.
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"Love working with Mr. Patient Grant! I highly recommend him to others. I'm learning at my own, turtle-like pace, but I am learning."
Martina
Took Ukulele lessons from Grant H.
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"Great first lesson. Looking forward to next one."
John
Took Ukulele lessons from John B.
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"Although I'm a fairly new learner, I chose Robert as a teacher because he teaches everything from beginner to advanced. I'm glad I did -- his depth of knowledge is clear and he understands my questions quickly and can answer from different angles to make sure I understand. After just two lessons I feel like I've gained a lot already and am excited to continue learning."
Mikhaela
Took Ukulele lessons from Robert M.
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"Just had my first lesson with Zach and it was great! Zach is very knowledgeable and patient. Onward to practice."
Jenny
Took Ukulele lessons from Zachary D.
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"Rachel is an awesome teacher. She takes her time, is filled with encouragement, and focuses on pieces of music that you are interested in. I love my time in class!"
Crystal
Took Ukulele lessons from Rachel H.
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"I started learning Ukulele with Kevin and then picked up Guitar lately, Kevin has a systematic way of teaching, instead of covering each and every chords, he summarizes them by different shapes, and also their variations, so you can memorize the basics and find their "relative" chords easier. He also taught music theories, how each chord is formed, and if you want to play a specific song, he's also glad to help on finding the exact chord and transfer them into different notes that suits you. Definitely have your notebook ready since there's a lot to learn. The harder thing for myself is with the online class, it's not as efficient as a face-to-face one, I also tend to be less motivated to practise but you ought to just find your own motivation!"
Jo
Took Ukulele lessons from Kevin T.
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