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Karen D.

(26)
Somerville, MA
Starting at $40
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  • Teaching since 1980
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Awarded Grand Prize Winner from Meridian Records
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Private Ukulele Teacher

Ukulele:
Sometimes abbreviated to uke, it is a member of the lute family of instruments; it generally employs four nylon or gut strings or four courses of strings. Some strings may be paired in courses, giving the instrument a total of six or eight strings. The ukulele originated in the 19th century as a Hawaiian adaptation of the Portuguese machete, a small guitar-like instrument, which was introduced to Hawaii by Portuguese immigrants, mainly from Madeira and the Azores. The tone and volume of the instrument vary with size and construction. Ukuleles commonly come in four sizes: soprano, concert, tenor, and baritone. If you just want to play songs I'm happy to teach you the songs you love. I can also teach you to become a musician by teaching from the beginning with the very basics of finger placement, reading, notes, rhythms, songs, scales, theory and improvisation....or, we can do both!

About Karen

Anyone Can Learn To Sing or Play Any Instrument With My Method! No End To How Good You Can Get! Become Better Than Anyone Out There! Vocal Therapist-Can Cure ALL Vocal Damage! Karen D. -Certified Teacher of the World Famous Dante Pavone Vocal Method -Honor Graduate of Berklee School of Musi

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February 17, 2019
Catherine
I thought I wanted to take viola lessons. Then I read her website and I realized that she might be able to help me get my voice back! I thought there was no hope ever. She has been extremely generous with her time, and I haven't seen her yet, but I'm not buying the viola I was planning on buying. I play cello, and piano still, but I am going to see if she can help me with my voice. She sounds incredible. I never dreamed that I could even have HOPE like this!
February 5, 2019
Ferrari
She sounds like she is amazing
January 23, 2019
Olive
Karen is a great teacher! I love her!
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Albino M.

(16)
Cambridge, MA
Starting at $30
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Portuguse and English, portuguese
  • Awarded First Place in the category of World music from International song writing competition 2013
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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I have been playing Ukulele since 2007.
Usually play it in a band setting and accompanying singers!!

About Albino

Albino was born in Maputo, the capital of Mozambique, a country in southern Africa known for its rich musical and cultural heritage. Fueled by the resourcefulness and determination that have always characterized Mozambicans, he built his first guitar at 16 from a 5-liter can of oil, scrap wood, and

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December 18, 2018
Hilary F.
Albino was very patient and encouraging!
September 30, 2018
Dan
Albino - I just wanted to say thanks again so much for everything you did for me, I'm having so much fun recording. I just finished up my first track and was able to include guitars, bass, piano, drum and vocals, I can't believe how quickly you taught me all of this stuff. This is a huge improvement from where I was a few months ago. Thank you again!!!
July 24, 2018
Franny
Albino is an amazing teacher and musician. He has the ability to inspire you musically and make you feel very comfortable while doing it. He has taught me many new approaches, tips, and tricks to music theory. He has helped me to be able to really understand why things are the way they are, and not just figure things out on paper like an equation. Definitely the best tutor I've ever had! I'd highly recommend him.
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David H.

(16)
Melrose, MA
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Background Checked
  • Speaks English, Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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David H.

Melrose, MA

(16)

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Ukulele is a fun beginner instrument and is easier on the fingers than guitar, but it can also be used to play any kind of music, no matter how unlikely or complicated. I play jazz on them sometimes, and there are countless videos on YouTube of uke players attempting heavy metal and actually pulling it off.

About David

I am a 32-year old Massachusetts native and have been playing music since I was 8 years old, starting on the piano with a wonderful teacher in Beverly who also went to Berklee. I picked up the guitar and the bass in high school and got into rock, jazz and blues and haven't looked back. I received

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September 30, 2016
Robert
Dave was great. My daughter appreciated his style and ability to communicate.
August 1, 2016
Yvonne
David was very well prepared, very patient. He has a creative mind and is passionate about teaching.
December 4, 2015
eliyahu kheel
David is a wonderful teacher moving at a strong pace to get as much done in a short time as possible. He comes to the lessons very prepared with lots of great material to help the student learn and improve. Very knowledgeable and wonderful to work with. I highly recommend David as a teacher.

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David E.

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Ukulele
Starting at $34
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Background Checked
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Ukulele is very similar to guitar and started to pick it up about 5years ago and have had a blast learning and teaching this instrument. So much fun to play and easy to get started with.

About David

I stated playing guitar when I was 8yrs old. By the time I was 15 I was playing in band s and local venues in Phoenix. When I was 18 I relocated to L.A. and attended Musician's Institute in Hollywood CA. I performed and recorded for many artist while living out there. Ranging from up and coming art

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Kat M.

(11)
Ukulele
Starting at $50
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches Beginner
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Want to learn how to play your favorite songs? Want to get over stage fright and build some confidence on stage or in the studio? Would you like help writing your first song? I am an experienced working musician and over the last 13 years have done it all from touring, recording, writing songs and releasing an album through a label and would love to help you reach your goals whether it be playing your first open mic or preparing to record in a studio. I currently teach at Musicians Institute in Hollywood and have 4 years teaching experience under my belt and would love to impart the things I have learned the hard way so you won't have to!

About Kat

Playing Music brings me such joy! I want you share that Joy with you by bringing that to our classes and helping you grow in a fun and encouraging way! I'm a singer songwriter and have worked as a full time musician for the last 13 years. I graduated from Auckland University with Bachelor's of P

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October 19, 2019
Aubree
Kat has helped me with more than my vocal technique, she helped me with my songwriting as well. She truly cares and is so helpful and so talented! She’s amazing!!
September 25, 2019
Gabby
Kat is a wonderful teacher and very patient. Highly recommend her.
September 5, 2019
Keith
Kat is a very thoughtful and patient teacher. I started off with just Ukulele lessons but she soon encouraged me broadened my horizons and work on my singing as well. She's always very prepared and focuses as much on the why as the how, providing the context that fosters more wholistic learning. I highly recommend taking lessons from her!
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Ethan E.

(9)
Ukulele
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Background Checked
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Guitar Performance from McNally Smith College of Music
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Ethan E.

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I transfer my very thorough knowledge of the layout of the guitar directly to the Ukulele. The Ukulele is tuned in a similar fashion to the top four strings of the guitar, so all scales, chords, and other musical materials are easily transposed for the Ukulele. Let play together!

About Ethan

Greetings! My name is Ethan E. and I have been working as a professional musician, composer/arranger, and teacher for the past 5 years. I tour nationally and internationally as lead guitarist with Minneapolis's very own Har Mar Superstar and am an active composer/arranger specializing in music for

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October 30, 2019
Shenandoah
Ethan is easy going and knows how to relate to my son who is reserved. He inspires my son to do more and dive deeper and gives constructive criticism in a way that inspires the student. My son would not have been prepared to apply to college music programs if it had not been for Ethan's knowledge of all things music, and his ability to teach and share it with my son. Because Ethan is actually out in the world making a living in the music industry and comes from a classic music school background he has so much to offer an aspiring musician and composer. And, he is on time and dependable.
October 24, 2019
Kevin
This instructor is skilled at individualizing lesson plans for students of various skill levels and patient with students. I started out learning guitar with no previous experience, and I learned much within the first few lessons. I highly recommend Ethan as your music instructor!
October 23, 2019
Diane
Ethan is the best instructor I have had in helping me increase my skill in playing the bass guitar. He doesn't use a cookie cutter approach to instructing, but pays attention to where you are at and is very good at identifying what skills and knowledge are needed to help you move forward. Ethan is extremely talented as a musician and composer. His knowledge and understanding of music theory is impressive. I've really appreciated the opportunity to learn from him.

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Westwood, MA

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Westwood is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $25 and $175 per hour.
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"David was very well prepared, very patient. He has a creative mind and is passionate about teaching."
- Yvonne
Took Ukulele lessons from David H.
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"Able to coach along a student with absolutely no talent - and make it fun."
- mike
Took Ukulele lessons from John B.
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"Very good and helpful. Super nice. Learned a lot after one lesson."
- Faith
Took Ukulele lessons from Damien S.
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"Great experience so far! Can't wait for the rest of our lessons!"
- Jennifer
Took Ukulele lessons from Jason M.
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"Just had the first session with Calvin. He showed up on time, he was very patient the whole time."
- Daisy
Took Ukulele lessons from Calvin A.
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- Joan
Took Ukulele lessons from Mike B.
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Very very good uke teacher. He goes the extra thousand miles. When I give him my songsheet of what I want to learn He already had played it on his music box to show me the right rhythm. When I got a songsheet that was for guitar he transpose it to ukulele. He listened carefully and give me feedback on how to improve my playing. He showed me the correct finger position for the harder chords and give me ideas of how to practice certain strums. Very nice and professional ! Makes me want to practice my uke more. Thouroughly enjoyable experience !"
- Anne
Took Ukulele lessons from Jason M.
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"David has a depth of musical knowledge and knows how to communicate it well. With students as young as 6, he has shown patience while challenging them to improve. He is a fun and effective teacher."
- Mackenzie
Took Ukulele lessons from David D.
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"Jessica rocks

I have been taking with Jessica for over a year and she has amped up my skills like I never knew was possible. She makes it fun and is a great teacher."
- Jane
Took Ukulele lessons from Jessica D.
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"Jimmy is a great music teacher. He blends music theory and application in the right proportion to suit your needs. By teaching the fundamentals of music theory, he enables you to build a strong foundation. It's challenging for me to find time to practice but music lessons from Jimmy inspires me to make time to practice and dig deeper into music theory. The best part about his teaching style is that he structures and adapts his lessons to ensure that the student is having fun learning."
- Kapil
Took Ukulele lessons from James R.
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