Ukulele Lessons in Portland, ME

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Popular Ukulele Teachers in Portland, ME

Albino M.

20 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Portuguse and English, portuguese
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2003
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Albino M.

20 Reviews
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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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Melissa
My son really enjoyed his first lesson. He is looking forward to the next session 😊.
Shreya B.
I recently began singing again after a year and was very unconfident in my voice and my ability to improve. Albino was the perfect instructor for someone like me because of his patience and positivity. He was able to point out issues with my singing technique or provide feedback in a very positive way, without seeming critical. Whenever I was confused about something, he would work with me non-stop until I understood. Albino inspires confidence in all his students, and I highly recommend him as a teacher!
Shreya B.
I recently began singing again after a year and was very unconfident in my voice and my ability to improve. Albino was the perfect instructor for someone like me because of his patience and positivity. He was able to point out issues with my singing technique or provide feedback in a very positive way, without seeming critical. Whenever I was confused about something, he would work with me non-stop until I understood. Albino inspires confidence in all his students, and I highly recommend him as a teacher!
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Andrew H.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Bachelor of Arts from Humboldt State University
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Andrew H.

3 Reviews
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Students learn note reading, chord voicings and more!

About Andrew

I'm a focused but easygoing guitarist and musician with over a decade of experience teaching students of various skill levels and backgrounds. I enjoy helping students discover their love of music and reach their personal musical goals, whatever they may be. I started teaching as the guitar tech

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Nico
Andrew is very professional and knowledgeable. He not only teaches you he also listens. I am excited for my future lessons with him.
Moses A.
great patience to teach. 2 thumbs up!!
Jamie
Andrew is such a great teacher! I'm a beginner guitar player who wanted to learn some of the basics and work on my technique, and Andrew was so patient and really took the time to work with me. Very easy-going and helpful, even though I know I'm not the best player. He clearly knows what he's doing when it comes to anything guitar-related and I cannot wait to set up another lesson. I already feel more confident in my abilities! Thanks Andrew!
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Eric W.

14 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Guitar / Songwriting from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Eric W.

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Ukulele is a newer instrument to me, but I have been teaching and performing for over 8 years now. I have played music since age 5 starting with violin and later guitar, which I studied at Berklee College of Music. Uke became a recent passion as I formed an acoustic duo of cello and ukulele (and singing) called DvOd that has performed all over the NW and released a CD. I provide a core curriculum of basic technique and music knowledge, combined with customizing to the student's interest. From Traditional Hawaiian to Eddie Vedder to Jake Shimabukuro, I can help you learn your favorites.

About Eric

Music lessons for all ages and levels on guitar, bass, violin, cello, ukulele, banjo and voice/singing. Private studio in downtown Redmond or online lessons. I have been teaching for over 15 years, performing and recording as a singer/songwriter/guitarist for over 30 years. Berklee College of Music

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Josh W.
I'm an intermediate musician learning Ukele for the first time. Eric took the time to help me figure out the basics and ultimately helped me learn to how play two songs with very distinct styles, Somewhere Over the Rainbow, and Dust in the Wind.
Bruce H.
Great teach after first lesson. Excited to continue.
Annastasia L.
Great to play with

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Joseph L.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Bachelors Degree from Moravian College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Joseph L.

7 Reviews
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Portable and popular, the Ukulele is everyone's friend in music making! Learn to strum and play the easy way.... singing, too!

About Joseph

I enjoy teaching all types of music. My greatest passion is the legendary jazz rhythm guitar style of Freddie Green with the Count Basie Orchestra. That disciplined and understated beauty combines harmonic theory, rhythmic strength and dynamic sensitivity. Guitar in any ensemble or solo brings o

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Luis T.
Already learned some techniques to improve hand placement. Mr. Joseph was very helpful and easy to understand.
Ken M.
Friendly, patient, and fun.
Caleb
Works well with me.
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Liana B.

51 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • B.A. Music Breadth Studies from California State University, Northridge
  • Awarded Etude Music Club Endowment from Etude Music Club / California State University, Northridge
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Liana B.

51 Reviews
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If you would like to learn how to be able to easily switch between chords, comfortably keep time, and learn various rhythmic strumming and/or picking styles, I can help! I can also help you learn how to play and sing at the same time if you're interested! Whether you'd like to be able to quickly pick up new songs for yourself, or be able to easily jump into a jam session, I am confident I can aid you in achieving your goals!

About Liana

My name is Liana, and I am a freelance musician (specializing in double bass) and music instructor working in the Greater Los Angeles Area. I have been playing music for nearly my entire life, starting on piano at the age of five and moving on to learn other instruments as the years progressed. I h

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Matt
Excellent first lesson! Liana is very patient and attentive. Looking forward for more lessons!
Larry
Great firt lesson, thanks
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Elena D.

24 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Awarded Nominated for "Album of the year" from Los Angeles Music Awards
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Elena D.

24 Reviews
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Online Ukulele Teacher

For kids and adults, any level welcome! I've noticed that especially for young children ukulele is a good transitional instrument in order to then start guitar. I use fun exercise and songs to teach technique and I welcome any style and any songs you may want to learn!

About Elena

Hello! Music is my life and my biggest passion. I've been a working musician and a teacher for several years and there's nothing more rewarding than sharing all I've learned so far with my students, to nurture their goals and aspirations and to make them aware of the great instrument they already

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darren L.
Elena is a great voice teacher. I'm enjoying my lessons with her. She's helping me polish an original song I'm going to record soon. She is offering me excellent guidance on how to improve my vocal technique to make it sound as good as possible.
Madeline R.
My first lesson with Elena was wonderful. She is so encouraging and warm.
Kendall
Bought my daughter (adult) lessons as a gift. She called me today to tell me how much fun she is having and how wonderful Elena is. Said she is positive and fun, and has taught her so much already. Very happy!

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Portland, ME

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Portland is $58. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $100 per hour.
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$35 average
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$47 average
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$58 average

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"I am seventy years old and have absolutely no natural ability! Robert is patience and respectful, he always find something good about what I have learned. Very encouraging. My third lesson was the best as we both seemed more relaxed and get more comfortable. I like Robert."
Kathryn Cartledge
Took Ukulele lessons from Robert M.
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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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"WONDERFUL instructor! Has taken my ukelele playing to new levels. Patient with great advice....moves at my pace. Highly recommend"
Fran
Took Ukulele lessons from Ryan B.
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"Jeremie was calm and very supportive for this beginner. I have made progress over the first week. As with any instrument, practice is the key. He gave me the tools to do so."
Paul
Took Ukulele lessons from Jeremie W.
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"My daughter is very shy, but Paul made her feel very comfortable. He is patient and a great teacher. I highly recommend him."
Gabriella
Took Ukulele lessons from Paul M.
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"The instructor was courteous and quite polite. Even when I made a mistake I didn't feel bad about it, that is to say, he didn't scold me. I cannot suggest this trainer enough for everybody. World-class gentlemen this one is."
Ronald Harsh
Took Ukulele lessons from Jesse H.
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"Our eight year old is greatly enjoying Alexandra's lessons and she is making excellent progress!"
Jessica
Took Ukulele lessons from Alexandra D.
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"Good Start. I've played for a year and a half and was looking to improve and progress to another level. I think this lesson with Andrew was the right choice."
George
Took Ukulele lessons from Andrew H.
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"I am a senior student and Jesse knew what was needed to develop a course of classwork and homework to enable me to have more fun with the melodious ukulele. I appreciate his clear, concise, and congenial approach — serious, mindful, and leisurely."
Wan
Took Ukulele lessons from Jesse M.
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"Joe has been a great teacher. I am amazed how quickly the lessons have progressed. He is patient and his passion for music is apparent."
Aaron
Took Ukulele lessons from Joe S.
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