Ukulele Lessons in Oak Park, IL

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Mike G.

3 Reviews
Wheaton, IL
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Music Education from Elmhurst College
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Mike G.

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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
  • Audio Engineering from Columbia College Chicago
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Matt M.

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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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Ryan B.

90 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BA in Ethnomusicology from University of Illinois
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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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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Todd A.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Awarded St. Louis' 9 Best Albums and 9 Best Songs of 2018 from Riverfront Times
  • Associate's in Guitar Performance from Southwestern Illinois College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Todd A.

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Learn the note names on each string, learn chords, and learn how to play songs that the student chooses to learn. I can also teach theory and ear training if the student wishes to do learn that as well. :)

About Todd

Hello! My name is Todd. I've been playing music for most of my life. My first instrument was a Casio keyboard when I was about ten years old but I moved over to guitar as a teenager and fell in love with it. I recently graduated from Webster University with a BA in music after receiving an AA in gu

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Jeff
He is kind. He is patient. I learn so much from him in each lesson. He is so knowledgeable!
Sirina
Todd is an excellent teacher. My daughter is a beginner and she is making excellent progress.
Lorelei
We're impressed by our 6.5-year-old's progress already after just three lessons.
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Landon S.

14 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • BA in Music Composition from Westmont College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Landon S.

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Learn to play chords and read sheet music or tabs. You can learn any song, using strumming, finger picking, or playing the melody. Build confidence and have fun!

About Landon

I am a full time musician and I love to share my passion with students. I am always learning more, as a lifelong learner. I hope you join me in having fun with music! *** Lesson Details *** I teach in a comfortable setting, working on technique and encouraging the student to develop a healthy,

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Faisal A.
Landon is a kind and knowledgeable teacher. His patience and broad experience with various aspects of music make him a great resource.
Avi
My gifted son needs challenging and stimulating activities to help him balance all of his feelings. I was extremely hesitant with signing him up because he is only 4. However he instantly connected with Landon and said he has a fantastic time. I absolutely love how Landon has a gift to communicate music without watering down terminology but slowly speaking so that children can understand. He truly has a gift. We look forward to the next one.
Lorraine S.
When the student is ready the teacher will appear and am I glad! This is working out great. Landon is knowledgeable, patient, and talented. Just what I need to expand my musical endeavors.
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Reina M.

85 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, American Sign Language, Spanish
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 2005
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Reina M.

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Note****I am only accepting schedule-as-you go students. I will not be able to accommodate weekly schedule requests. Please feel free to message me with any questions you have. ❤️ In your lessons we can work on beginning vocal technique, artist development, increasing vocal range, audition prep

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Oak Park, IL

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Oak Park is $60. 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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"My 9 year old just completed his first lesson with Greg and it was great. He is very patient and understanding. My son is excited about his next lesson."
Jack
Took Ukulele lessons from Greg C.
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"Great instruction that is understandable and positive. As a beginner I want to learn and have fun-- John does exactly that."
Sophia
Took Ukulele lessons from John B.
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"I have been under the instruction of Noah for a little over two months now and I really enjoy his teaching style. I am older and not a proficient reader of music so Noah has had to start with very basic skills for me. He has done a great job of making it understandable. I am learning to read music and to play the ukulele at the same time, and am enjoying the online lessons."
Shannon
Took Ukulele lessons from Noah T.
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"I am a senior student and Jesse knew what was needed to develop a course of classwork and homework to enable me to have more fun with the melodious ukulele. I appreciate his clear, concise, and congenial approach — serious, mindful, and leisurely."
Wan
Took Ukulele lessons from Jesse M.
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"Yes we did it. Greg was very patient a d helpfull on setting up. Peter is happy."
Peter
Took Ukulele lessons from Greg C.
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"Thanks for the lesson! Fun and practical on the first day."
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"Ian is enjoying the lessons so far! Thank you!"
Danielle
Took Ukulele lessons from Jordan M.
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"Great job by David. Clear explanations, excellent demonstration, and good pacing. Very enjoyable."
Randy
Took Ukulele lessons from David F.
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"Richard was terrific. Patient, knowledgeable and enthusiastic! I look forward to continuing to work with him!"
Sylvia
Took Ukulele lessons from Richard C.
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"Jessica is so encouraging and my daughter has learned so much in such a short time."
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