Ukulele Lessons in Rolling Meadows, IL

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Jeremie W.

31 Reviews
Grayslake, IL
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • B.A. Music Composition from Columbia College Chicago
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Jeremie W.

31 Reviews
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Ukulele is an interesting instrument with a lot of similar characteristics to guitar. I have been playing ukulele for the past year now and it's substantially easier to play and faster to learn then guitar, but you can develop skills that will transfer over to the guitar.

About Jeremie

I'm a self taught guitarist who has been playing for 20 years. I have played professionally in numerous bands and ensembles ranging from jazz to folk to rock, and I've been writing music for the same length of time. I currently perform with one of my students from TakeLessons named Mackenzie O'Brie

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Paul R.
Jeremie is patiently progressing me, very encouraging
Kris
Jeremie has been awesome. Super patient and works on what you want to play!
Didi L.
Based on my first lesson with Jeremie, I feel very confident that he will be able to help me achieve my music goals, to learn jazz guitar and music theory in a gradual manner without feeling overwhelmed.
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Ryan B.

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

3 Reviews
Wheaton, IL
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Music Education from Elmhurst College
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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.

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Mellisa W.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Master of Arts Music Education, Conc. Piano Pedagogy from University of St. Thomas
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mellisa W.

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About Mellisa

Mellisa has pursued her love of music from a very young age. With a passion for quality music and education, she opened Eighty Eight Notes School of Music 2007 where she grew the business to include classes for all ages and stages and all instruments. "My ultimate goal as your teacher is to nurtur

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ReggieK
My Ms. Crabtree.

M.W. is wonderful as an instructor because she challenges you to learn and provides great feedback. Also, I've wanted to learn how to read music and she's teaching me music Theory as well. If there was anything that I could be different it would be Time. She's what I was looking for in an instructor. I consider her as my Ms. Crabtree.
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Sophie has been very happy with her new instructor, Mellisa. She feels that that Mellisa has a way of teaching that really connects with her.
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Richard C.

85 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Bachelor's Degree from University of Maryland and Berklee College of Music Boston
  • Teaching since 1983
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Richard C.

85 Reviews
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About Richard

I have studied, performed and taught music for over 30 years. Accordion was my first instrument at age 7 which was a great introduction to the keyboard, melody and harmony. That was followed by guitar and other stringed instruments (Banjo, Ukulele) as well as drums. I studied with great teachers

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Lorraine D.
very cheerful and patient looking forward to next meeting
Brendon
Great teacher and great lesson. He comes prepared with exercises. Book him for lessons and you won’t be disappointed!
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Nolan M.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $85
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts, English & Archaeology from Binghamton University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Nolan M.

1 Review
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Fun and portable, you just can't go wrong with the beautiful music of an Ukulele! Everyone everywhere loves the peaceful little sound of this pint-sized instrument, and you can be learning tunes in a jiffy!

About Nolan

Nolan is an international music educator from NYC who has taught and performed in the US, India, Thailand, and Europe. He encourages creativity and improvisation in all of his students, combined with a well-rounded understanding of musical basics.

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Gregg P.
The knowledge gained was emence. 4 months into learning the guitar and 5 singing lessons have been a great experience. Yes you can sing and it does take a teacher and practice

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Rolling Meadows, IL

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Rolling Meadows 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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"She is a great teacher! Very easy to learn from! Thank you."
Claire
Took Ukulele lessons from Tina D.
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"Vanessa is an amazing instructor! She manages to teach to the various levels of our daughters, who are nine and 15, so that both make progress and enjoy the experience. She is patient, pleasant and always encouraging. We really look forward to our weekly class, and want to practice at home so we deserve her praise. We're really having fun, and Vanessa is the reason. Thank you."
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Took Ukulele lessons from Vanessa G.
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"Very patient with my 7 year old daughter. Thank you!"
Savanna
Took Ukulele lessons from Kirk R.
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"I really enjoyed my first lesson and excited to learn more."
Ethan
Took Ukulele lessons from Brandi B.
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"Jessica is an amazing teacher! A few months ago I was having trouble learning the ukulele and I decided to start lessons with her. It was a great decision because ever since then I have learned way more than I could on YouTube! She is everything you want in a teacher, so helpful, supportive, fun, easy going, and kind. She has brought me so much further as a player and now I can write songs, have learned 15 of my favorite songs, am learning how to combine my instrument with others on my computer, and understand music so much more than ever. Thank you Jessica:)"
Caroleigh
Took Ukulele lessons from Jessica R.
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"Amanda is doing an amazing job of teaching our daughter to play the ukulele!"
Gracie
Took Ukulele lessons from Amanda O.
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"Savannah was very happy with her lessons. She learned new techniques and the proper sized instruments."
Savananh
Took Ukulele lessons from Matthew K.
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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 was so worried I wouldn’t be able to play ukulele or guitar at all cause it seemed really hard but grant knows how to break it down into easy steps. We will see how this goes as things progress. Thank you"
Heidi
Took Ukulele lessons from Grant H.
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"Sean was very kind and knowledgeable. Gave me three things right off the bat I can use to improve."
Margie
Took Ukulele lessons from Sean S.
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