Ukulele Lessons in Somerville, MA

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Carolyn O.

25 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks Japanese, Hawaiian, English, French
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Carolyn O.

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Learn how to play basic chords and sing your favorite songs.
Explore how chords are built and how to read music charts.
How to watch videos and play like your favorite artists.
Compile your Ukulele Songbook - and maybe create your own songs?

About Carolyn

Coming from a large extended family in Hawaii, I was surrounded by luau music, kachi-kachi dancing, Japanese bon dances, handsome local guys singing and playing their guitars and my aunties strumming their ukes and singing old songs. I reveled in walking alone in Nature or playing piano and singing

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Rita
Carolyn is a wonderful teacher! Our 9-year-old daughter has been taking ukulele lessons (online) with her for a few weeks now. She came to LOVE her lessons, and has already made a lot of progress. Carolyn is an accomplished musician and singer (beautiful voice!!), yet she has no problem taking a beginner's perspective and explaining things in a clear, simple, kid-friendly way. She is fun and easy-going, and also incredibly patient. Overall, great experience!
Laurie
My teenage daughter has been taking piano lessons with Carolyn for several months now, and has thoroughly enjoyed her experience. Carolyn is flexible and willing to adapt her teaching style to the way that works best for you. She is also kind, encouraging, and open to teaching my daughter the piano pieces that most interest her.
Abbie Roles
Carolyn is very patient kind and caring and easy going and also fun I would recemend here and do other lessons she has:)

Nolan M.

1 Review
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Starting at $85
  • Bachelor of Arts, English & Archaeology from Binghamton University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2003
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Nolan M.

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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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Tammy Y.

30 Reviews
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Starting at $55
  • Speaks English, Mandarin
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tammy Y.

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With the current COVID-19 virus crisis, I have been shifting all my students to online classes. Check out my pictures to see my online classroom set up, or feel free to send me a message if you have questions! :)

I structure most lessons according to the following:
- Basics of ukulele
- Understanding chords and chord charts
- Strum patterns
- Finger picking
- Songwriting (optional)

I'll teach you concepts via songs. If you have song requests, I'll definitely do my best to accommodate!

About Tammy

With the current COVID-19 virus crisis, I am only accepting online students. If you are located in Manhattan, NYC, I may be resuming in-person lessons on a case-by-case basis in the fall. For students in California (SF and LA) and Texas (Austin), I will be making periodic visits in an effort to ens

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Katrina G.
Ms. Tammy is an excellent teacher. She’s passionate about her profession and makes her lessons fun for my son. My son is 4 years old and is taking her class online. At first I thought he would be intimidated, but teacher Tammy did a great job and eased my son into it. My son has been inspired and enjoys the lessons. Its also built his confidence and esteem. He finds joy in playing for his classmates, friends, and family.
Jennifer O.
We're having fun learning with Ms. Tammy. Her energy, approach and enthusiasm are just right to encourage, yet challenge my kids. She listens and addresses any questions or concerns that I may have. I also appreciate that she modifies sheet music to meet individual specific needs and avoids the cookie-cutter approach. Thanks, Ms. Tammy!
Payton M.
When I read Tammy’s bio I was excited, however, when class began I came to a realization that her bio is inaccurate. States she works with children of all ages, that is not true. Prior to purchasing classes we’d had a conversation and had an plan for my child. Ultimately class began, what was discussed was not implemented. I would recommend a different teacher.

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Tim H.

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Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tim H.

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Students will benefit from a personally customized approach to learning, exploring musical styles that range from rock to pop, blues to country, punk to folk, and at every level of musical experience. Tim is a teacher with 20 years of teaching and performing experience.

About Tim

Tim has been playing music at local venues and with local bands and musicians for 20 years, and has been teaching privately and for music studios and schools for 10 years. He fell in love with music at an early age and quickly picked up a variety of instruments including guitar and drums. As a priv

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Caileigh M.
Tim is wonderful! Very musically intelligent which is so important. Fantastic demeanor and cadence with my daughter, which is important for her learning style. So pleased to have found him!
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Laura P.

15 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2001
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Laura P.

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I have been teaching ukulele since 2014. I teach in a therapeutic style, using my music therapy training to be as observant, adaptive and flexible as I need to be for the student's benefit. I teach at the student's pace and to their interests, while building their musicality, music theory, and performance skills. I often incorporate singing into ukulele lessons as well. 1-2 times a year, we work towards building a repertoire of 1-4 pieces (depending on the student) to play at a local assisted living facility or skilled nursing facility.

About Laura

I have been teaching music lessons since 2001. I teach piano, flute, guitar and ukulele. I have played piano for most of my life, then started playing the flute in elementary school, then the guitar and ukulele in college. I attended California State University, Northridge, where I received my

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Ana M.
She's great! Can't wait for next session
Mikhail D.
Great first lesson! Very patience.

Wes F.

10 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Bachelor of Arts from Asbury College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Wes F.

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I find ukulele to often work better than guitar for many young students (typically years 10 and younger). When appropriate, the student can transition to guitar having increased hand strength and learned many of the concepts needed to excel. Of course, ukulele makes for a fun (and ultra-portable) instrument in its own right!

About Wes

I studied classical guitar and composition at Asbury College and later more in depth guitar studies rock, jazz, and classical at the Atlanta Institute of Music. I have been teaching steadily for the past ten years as well as spending my time with various other musical projects such as leading worsh

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Somerville, MA

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Somerville 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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$49 average
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"Talented musician that can really teach!

Aaron did an amazing job teaching the core fundamentals I needed to grow as a beginner. He is a talented musician that is also well educated and knowledgeable in music theory. When it comes to teaching, he is second to none! He worked with me to understand what my goals were and developed a plan to accomplish them. During this time Aaron went out of his way to quickly respond to any questions I had and provide me with videos he made "on the fly" so I could refer to them later while practicing at home. I will definitely be taking more lessons from Aaron in the future."
Jason
Took Ukulele lessons from Aaron D.
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"Good first lesson.. good framework to get over my plateau and finally learn to play beyond the basics..."
Cleve Littlefield
Took Ukulele lessons from Jordan M.
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"Lisa was great virtually with my 7 year old daughter. She had a blast and can’t wait until next week. Lisa was clear with direction and very engaging!"
Avery
Took Ukulele lessons from Lisa C.
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"Slowly but surely, I'm getting some things right. It helps to know the lyrics to help with tempo/timing. I'll keep at it with a bit more practice. Thank you, Grant, for making revisions to accommodate my abilities."
Martina
Took Ukulele lessons from Grant H.
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"He was very good in explaining the steps to Jessica and took time with her to make sure she understood."
Jessica
Took Ukulele lessons from Aaron D.
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"Ms. Taylor is a wonderful teacher and our 6 year old son looks forward to his ukulele lessons with her. As an educator myself, one that is affiliated with the International Baccalaureate Organization, I recognize and appreciate her patience and flexibility. She nicely balances these traits with focus and firm enough presence to keep a 6 year focused through an on-line lesson. We are very happy with the lessons and our son's progress."
Adam
Took Ukulele lessons from Susan T.
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"Great teacher

I wasn't sure how taking lessons via Skype would work, not having that in person interaction, but it's been really great. Phil is a really good teacher and has an immense amount of patience and encouragement. Even when I haven't had any time to practice and I'm struggling with the lesson, he insists that I'm doing great and boosts my confidence. This is the first instrument I've ever played and I've appreciated the bits of music history he's thrown in to help me connect things and the lessons are always so much fun too."
sarah
Took Ukulele lessons from Phillip Z.
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"Teresa is excellent with my 8 year old daughter. We found her on-line and a truly fun and amazing journey has started for our family. Teresa is knowledgeable, kind, and has made learning fun. She encourages my daughters inner voice and has let her be creative and fostered her development with solid theory and she's developing an "ear" for notes. Not sure if there is a correlation, but her math comprehension is improving in school as well. My daughter has come to love the instrument and is interested in transitioning to guitar as she's ready. This process is happening organically and with joy. So delighted that we met Teresa."
Crystal Becks
Took Ukulele lessons from Teresa Y.
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"Rae loved her first lesson and we have so many new things to work on this week. She’s very excited to continue!!"
Raegan
Took Ukulele lessons from Fanjin M.
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"I always look forward to my sessions with Greg. As a beginner with no experience, it has been great learning the basics for reading music and playing some songs that I have been itching to learn."
Cole
Took Ukulele lessons from Greg C.
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