Ukulele Lessons in Westchester, IL

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Popular Ukulele Teachers in Westchester, IL

Matt M.

9 Reviews
Mokena, IL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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Matt M.

9 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.
Gabriel J.
Excellent. Didn’t need so much info about electric guitars since we’re just starting and have an acoustic guitar. Otherwise, excellent.
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Claire C.

18 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Bachaoler's of Music from Columbia College Chicago
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner
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Claire C.

18 Reviews
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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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Alex Ivanov
Claire is extremely patient, positive, and most importantly knowledgeable. After only five lessons, she's given me a lot to work with and I can without a doubt say my singing has improved.

I recommend Claire to anyone interested in improving their singing, regardless of skill level, age, style, etc. She's fantastic!
Paul
Claire is great! Having a blast and learning the ropes.
Jacob D.
Great teacher! Relaxed, enthusiastic, and helped me with exactly what I wanted.

Felicia B.

6 Reviews
Dundee, IL
Starting at $35
  • Music Education from Western Illinois University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
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Felicia B.

6 Reviews
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I picked up the ukulele a couple years ago and happy to teach beginner ukulele. The student will know how to finger pick and strum chords with or without singing along. Students will also learn a couple classic ukulele music and also popular songs.

About Felicia

I graduated with a bachelors in music education at Western Illinois University in 2012. At the university I received talent grants to play in the symphony orchestra as a violinist, I also sang in the school of music top choir. After graduating I immediately was offered a position at a music studio

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Les
She asked me what I wanted to learn and assisted me in a very patient way, and showed me the correct way of strumming and whatever else that was needed. A very good start.
Alyson
Felicia is a great teacher! We work well together, she asks how I want to learn and she helps me to understand what I’m learning! As an adult learner, it helps that she can modify my lesson to suit my specific needs. I think this will be a great partnership!!
Autumn
Felicia has truly helped me improve on the viola. From spotting my wrong bow hold to making sure that I am absolutely positive on where the fingerings are for the key, she has most definetly improved my playing over all and is helping me advance past most of my peers in my school orchestra.

Meet Online Ukulele Teachers Serving Westchester, IL

Erik H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • B.A in Music and Business from Bucknell University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Erik H.

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About Erik

I believe every individual has a musical journey unique to them, and it is my priority to accommodate every student's specific musical and personal goals and needs. I studied music theory in college and have been the lead guitar player of both rock bands and Jazz ensembles. I use these experiences

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Salvador B.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian
  • Bachelor's Degree in Music Education from Aaron Copland School of Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Salvador B.

22 Reviews
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Online Ukulele Teacher

I have experience teaching students from beginner to advanced ages 4+. This is a fun instrument especially for kids to start with as they progress through their musical journey.

About Salvador

I am a professional musician and educator. I have always enjoyed and been eager to share the musical knowledge that I learned from the very first music lesson I ever had; this feeling in me has never changed. I simply love to help people who want to learn new instruments. I am patient and encourag

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Jordan
Teacher wasn't at location yet I've still paid!
Patti
I had my very first lesson today with Sal, and I’m excited about some very cute things he taught me in just a short period of time. He is very talented, approachable, enjoyable to work with, and knows what he’s doing. I look forward to learning and growing with him.
Felix
This brief lesson was helpful, especially since its my first time learning. I learned a few chords and now have some homework to do. Very personable and straightforward! I just moved back to Dallas and needing some instructions to finally get started.

Mary Ann G.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • BA Music from CSLA
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Awarded High Achievement Music Award from ELAC
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Mary Ann G.

29 Reviews
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Have fun learning uke. I teach finger-picking, strumming, counting and riffs to play your favorite songs with ease!!
Soprano, Concert, Tenor & Baritone

About Mary Ann

I have been teaching for over 20 years. I am a singer-songwriter-guitarist and performer. A native born Southern Californian, her life focus has always been music, from her beginnings as a little girl in the church choir to playing guitar in her first all girl band by age 12. She received her forma

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Bronwyn C.
Mary Ann is a very good teacher and she doesn't push her students past their limits to achieve something. She works with them to help them achieve their goal.
Wrigsby
Miss MaryAnn is patient, kind and knowledgeable!
Crystal B.
Mary Ann is awesome! She is a great instructor, stays focused and fits a ton of instruction in each lesson. I've learned so much more in 5 lessons than I learned in 2 years trying to teach myself. I highly recommend her!

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Westchester, IL

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Westchester is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $175 per hour.
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$51 average
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"great teacher who makes you comfortable learning at a beginners level. she knows her stuff and explains it so well. i loved my class with jessica!!"
- Linda
Took Ukulele lessons from Jessica D.
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"He shares great songs and tricks that i've never heard before."
- teala
Took Ukulele lessons from Jason M.
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"Family Fun on Ukelele and Strumstick

Don has been wonderful to work with as a Ukelele and Strumstick instructor. I had an idea to get music lessons for my husband and 5 year old daughter as a Christmas gift. The thought was to have special Daddy and daughter time; sharing something that my husband loves to do. Don has worked with us to create a whole experience for them around music lessons. Don has succeeded in building an environment for our daughter to enjoy the music lesson experience. The first time she played 'hot crossed buns' brought a tear of joy to my eyes. He has even included me in the group lessons on Strumstick. My husband has expanded his knowledge of musical instruments and enhanced his playing skills with Don's skillful instruction. Don has made the whole experience delightful for our family."
- Sage
Took Ukulele lessons from Don S.
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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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"Great first start. It was fun & constructive!"
- Joelle
Took Ukulele lessons from Claire A.
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"Dave is really great - sent me very helpful materials, and suggested songs that I enjoyed and were easy to play. I was playing after my first lesson!"
- Jennifer
Took Ukulele lessons from David H.
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"Great first lesson. hoping to learn more on my future lessons."
- Luis L
Took Ukulele lessons from Jeremy R.
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"Good advice and good assignments. Looking forward to next week."
- Chelsea
Took Ukulele lessons from Michelle Y.
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"Fun very patient instructor"
- Candace
Took Ukulele lessons from Richard C.
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"Remi is very patient and motivating. He has a very well trained eye to catch subtle mistakes and correct them before they become a habit. He makes learning an instrument seem so easy!"
- Meesha
Took Ukulele lessons from Raymond (Remi) L.
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