Ukulele Lessons in District Heights, MD

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John B.

92 Reviews
Arlington, VA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music from Howard University
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John B.

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See how easy it is to learn how to play the Ukulele!

With one to one instruction, you'll learn to play chords, scales, note reading, tablature, finger picking, strum patterns and improvisation. Within just a few lessons, students will begin learning how to play their favorite songs, including, "Somewhere over the Rainbow" ," I'm Yours", "Hey Soul Sister" and many more. Also, students will learn how to play various styles of music like, Blues, Pop, Classical and Rock.

About John

I have been playing for about 35 years and teaching music and guitar for 25 years. I have a Bachelor of Music in Jazz and Classical guitar. I've taught at the University level and currently maintain a professional studio in Arlington, Virginia. I am very well versed in many different styles of musi

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John
Fabulous. John is very patient, extremely knowledgeable, and paces his lessons perfectly.
Keith P.
a great start, gonna be fun
Aysha
Awesome! Very welcoming and extremely patient.

Geoff S.

13 Reviews
Fairfax, VA
Starting at $32
  • BA Music from George Mason University
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Geoff S.

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Experienced in teaching ukulele for over 5 years. Experienced in teaching other stringed instruments (guitar, bass, mandolin) for over 30 years.

About Geoff

I played on a toy piano when I was very young, learning a bit of sight reading from my Mother, while listening to classical, jazz, and rock music. When I was 12, I learned guitar and later took private piano lessons from a prominent Philadelphia instructor. After playing in a rock band in high sc

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Cherry
I totally enjoyed my class with Geoff. We immediately started my lesson with tuning the ukulele. Then we went over the cords and strumming. I have been researching on playing the ukulele and his explanation on the strumming was a lot better than the book. He is teaching me how to play by listening to the notes which is great because I would be able to play the Hawaiian music for my hula classes. In addition, his studio is only a 5 minute drive from my house, which means I don’t have to deal with traffic.
Bill Smoot
great understanding of what I know and how to improve! Experienced instructor
McKinley Dyer
Geoff is great! Really knows what he’s doing. I’ve learned a lot in the three weeks that I’ve been working with him.
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Wilma Evangeline B.

35 Reviews
Bowie, MD
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Tagalog, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 4 to 60
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Wilma Evangeline B.

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This class is intended for those who have never played a `ukulele, a beginner or continuing student. Yao will learn how to hold, tune, and play the `ukulele for sing-alongs. Basic theory such as rhythmic values (whole, half, quarter, eighth notes), time signatures, etc. will be introduced. You should be able to play several different basic strumming styles, read and understand `ukulele chord charts, transpose songs into other keys, and play along to a large selection of songs, or play at least one song all the way through!

For intermediate students, you will work on more advanced arrangements of songs, strumming styles, increase your chord vocabulary and generally gain a greater knowledge of the `ukulele. You will also learn how to read tablature to play simple melody lines. It will help if you are familiar with the following music theory concepts: key signature (especially the keys of C, F, and G), time signature (3/4, 4/4 and 6/8), and rhythmic values including whole, half, ...

About Wilma Evangeline

*** Studio Equipment *** Upright Piano Yamaha Electric Keyboard, Guitar, Violin, Flute & Drums *** Travel Equipment *** Guitar, Keyboard, *** Specialties *** Early Childhood Music, General Music Education, Music Therapy & Special Education Services

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Selah A.
Wilma is a very sweet and knowledgeable instructor. My kids enjoy her.
Godson O.
Great teacher
Gionni C.
My son left very happy, he wanted to show me what he learned. So far so good

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Casey S.

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Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Music Technology + English from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Casey S.

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10 years of playing experience. Able to teach with finger-picking as well as with a standard pick. Focused on learning chords for songs before learning proper sheet music.

About Casey

I am a musician based in Chicago, IL who has learned over 10+ instruments in their lifetime. After graduating from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2017 with dual-degrees in Music Technology and English, I have worked in the live entertainment and hospitality industry, with hands-o

Seth W.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Most Improved Player from Musicians Institute - Hollywood, CA
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2002
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Seth W.

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Popular songs, theory, ear training, sight reading, technique and increased enjoyment of music and their instrument!

About Seth

I've taught students of all ages everything from popular songs to music theory, technique, all aspects of performing and bands, gear and equipment knowledge and much more. I approach every student differently and give them goals to reach that will help them in moving forward with their playing

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Seth W.
Seth is a very patient and knowledgeable teacher. He uses his trained ear and skill in music theory to guide you through the instrument and constantly encourages you to try new things. He is very patient and is always willing to help you understand the lessons or techniques at hand. I thoroughly enjoyed having him as a teacher and would recommend anyone sign up with him - Seth is the best!

-Ed C., former student from TG School of Music, Goshen IN
Seth W.
My name is Lenny W. and I am a guitar instructor at Musicians Institute. I have worked at the school for 15 years and seen many students come and go. Seth attended several of my classes for six months and also have seen him perform many times in the live performance workshop during his time at MI. Seth is a great person, and an accomplished guitarist. In his time at the school he was an exemplary student and developed greatly. I believe Seth would be a great teacher and endorse him for any position he applies for. Sincerely - Lenny W., MI Instructor
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Jared C.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish, German
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • BFA Music Performance - Jazz Guitar from Columbia College Chicago
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Jared C.

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For students who have played an instrument prior to our lessons, I try and shape a curriculum entirely based upon the specific goals of the student, and I rarely use text books although I use a lot of exercises and educational material when appropriate.  I feel learning to play and transcribe songs and solos to increase a students self reliance and confidence is my most important job.  

Most students come to me looking for structure so I try and provide a clear path to their goals. For students with no prior musical experience I use text books and exercises to strengthen their technique, expose them to musical ideas, and give them a foundation for basic theory.  After that is accomplished I move into a curriculum that is more personal to their specific goals.

About Jared

I have been playing instruments and performing live since I was eleven. In college, I studied both piano and guitar, and received a bachelors of fine arts with a concentration in jazz guitar from Columbia College Chicago in 2004. I moved to Seattle in 2004 and have been performing and giving privat

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Conrad
Great first lesson.
Raahil J.
He pays attention to detail, is super organized with a definite plan and knows how to keep a student's interest. He is balanced and very realistic in his approach. He is talented and meets the student where he is. He is even transcribing a Bollywood song for my son and my son is loving it! He is flexible... We are so happy to have found him.
Sofia
First lesson with Jared was great. Looking forward to many more in the future!

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in District Heights, MD

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in District Heights is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $117 per hour.
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$51 average
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"Grant was so patient and so encouraging. I am crazy excited and looking forward to our next session!"
Trudy
Took Ukulele lessons from Grant H.
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"Nick Russo is a fantastic tutor for kids and adults who would like to learn Ukulele, guitar, banjo or other instruments. He makes ‘learning fun’ he's friendly and cheerful. I don’t have any background in music but, Nick made it easy for me to understand the notes and how it works. I always look forward to every lesson. I Highly recommended Nick to everyone."
Melissa
Took Ukulele lessons from Nick R.
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"Great teacher. Enjoys teaching and encouraging student. Plays along with student which, of course, makes the lesson much more interesting and enjoyable, particularly for "Senior" students."
Jose
Took Ukulele lessons from Raymond (Remi) L.
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"Christopher was very friendly, organized and patient. He made playing the ukulele really easy to understand! Would highly recommend."
Rachel
Took Ukulele lessons from Christopher S.
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"Super impressed with Rachel!! She really took the time in my first lesson to explain the ukulele to me and has tailored my lessons around my music interests. Can't wait for my next lesson!!"
Brian
Took Ukulele lessons from Rachel H.
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"Jesse is a wonderful teacher. Kind, patient, and most of all passionate about music and teaching it. I would highly recommend him to anyone old or young who wants to learn a new instrument. I have learned Ukelele from Jesse since November 2014 and look forward to many more happy sessions with him. You won't regret it!
Richard"
Richard
Took Ukulele lessons from Jesse H.
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"Amazing teacher!!! First class my daughter asked to stay for extra time with Lisa."
Isabella
Took Ukulele lessons from Lisa C.
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"Remi is very patient! This is my first time doing something like this and I am learning a lot. Remi makes it easy and fun."
Ashton
Took Ukulele lessons from Raymond (Remi) L.
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"Gio was really encouraging and I look forward to continuing lessons with him!"
Maryan
Took Ukulele lessons from Gio A.
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"Evie came back very proud of what she learned in her first lesson & excited for more."
Evie
Took Ukulele lessons from Lyle R.
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