Ukulele Lessons in New Hyde Park, NY

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Stephen D.

4 Reviews
Yonkers, NY
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Dutch, Chinese
  • Awarded Fulbright from US government
  • Teaching since 2004
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Stephen D.

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Ukulele is a kind of portable guitar. you can have almost all the expressive capabilities, styles and techniques of the guitar, and you can put it in the overhead bin when you fly!

About Stephen

I have been playing music on the violin since the age of 7, composing since I was 14, and playing and performing on the guitar since I was 18. I've written a lot of music, and this past spring had works performed in Virginia and two in Manhattan. I have taught music for over 15 years, in college

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Sandra
Stephen is amazing and talented. He is very understanding of the initial frustration of learning a new instrument and makes it interesting and fun.
Megan
Mr. D is a very good teacher at violin. I give him 5 stars because he is nice and a good teacher.
Eve
Stephen has been teaching my son Classical Guitar lessons for over four years now, and he is one of the best music instructors we've had. Stephen is a very motivated and inspiring teacher, my son absolutely loves his music classes. We are happy to have a truly dedicated teacher, who loves working with kids and is able to pass his genuine passion for music to others. Thank you, Stephen!

Tara L.

19 Reviews
Hastings on Hudson, NY
Starting at $38
  • Speaks English, Nepali, Thai
  • Awarded first place at many music competitions from Mt. Airy Fiddler's Convention, Maury River Fiddler's, Deer Creek Fiddlers, etc
  • Teaching since 1995
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Tara L.

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I learned from some great musicians out west that the ukulele can be really fun and have more range of notes too when tuned GDAE as a violin would be tuned. Ever since I learned that I have loved playing the ukulele and also have fun helping others to become well versed in playing many styles of music on there. One can play rhythm, melodies, improvise, write songs, play almost any style of music on a ukulele.

About Tara

I have a Masters in Education as well as having spent many years performing, teaching in one on one and group settings both privately and at music camps and festivals. I play and teach bluegrass, old time, Irish, and swing jazz styles. I like my students to really enjoy playing music and their less

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Aidan K.
The way Tara presents traditional tunes is straightforward and easy to digest, while staying as true to the tune as possible. Super friendly, and really easy to work with.
Jillian A.
Anaiyah
Pure Awesomeness!
Thank you Ms. Tara.
Respect.

John L.

16 Reviews
Hastings on Hudson, NY
Starting at $45
  • Speaks French, spanish, french
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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John L.

16 Reviews
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Love to teach beginners and intermediate students.
I teach all uke students how to read, theory, songs and how to understand playing the instrument solo or in a group setting.
Uke is capable of doing anything, all one has to do is apply oneself and music can come flowing out of the instrument.

About John

Hello, Thanks so much for taking the time to inquire about studying music with me. Music and studying music has always been a passionate experience for me. I have been so blessed with the teachers and fellow musicians in my life. You should realize that your study of music may start with me

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Emily C.
The first lesson was great. John is a great communicator .
Jeremiah
John is good teacher, I completely satisfied.
Aidan
Very comfortable atmosphere. John asked my son what his goals were and tgen taylored instruction to help him meet those goals..We were very pleased! We highly recommend him.

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Thomas M.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Thomas M.

12 Reviews
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Paul McCartney once said "it is impossible not to smile while playing a Ukulele." What is there not to love about the Uke? Beautiful, portable, and able to play full chords! It is much easier than you think! It is a perfect stepping stone to learning the Guitar. They are inexpensive (although make sure it is a real instrument and not a toy) and are great for flying, hikes, the beach, you name it! I have been teaching the Uke for over 5 years. Beginner to Jazz. I'll get you strummin' away.

About Thomas

I LOVE to teach and I am looking for a few more motivated students online and at my home studio on Merritt Island, Florida. Lessons are fun and motivating! Beginning students learn songs that they love while also learning basic theory and instrument technique. Advanced students will have their mind

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Jason
Tom taught my daughter for almost 3 years before moving back East. We were very sad, he is the best! My daughter always left her lessons happy and I could definitely hear her progress over time which was awesome! Highly recommend!
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Tim C.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music from Cornish College of the Arts
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Tim C.

15 Reviews
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I love teaching uke and have been doing it for years. From simple songs to chord melody, I can probably help you out.

About Tim

Now specializing in online learning! over 5 years experience teaching online lessons and classes, professional audio and video set up, ready to take your playing, composing, or producing to the next level. One unique thing about me is that I've have experience in MANY different musical situat

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Christopher S.
Tim has taught me more than I thought was possible in the short time I've been his student. He teaches me to play songs I like to listen to and I'm learning music theory & site reading.
Amy F.
I'm only a few weeks in but so far it's been a great experience.
DaynaC
Learning so much!

Tim provides a great combination of theory and playing. I really feel like Tim tailors the lessons and practice work to what I need and want to learn. He has a lot of patience, but also high expectations that keep me improving!

Austin K.

31 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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Austin K.

31 Reviews
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My method of teaching focuses on building up strengths and knowledge so that a student can become proficient at learning on their own. I do this by creating a custom curriculum for each individual I teach. This accomplishes two things, keeping you as a student entertained and enthusiastic. I have background in music theory, and have taught for several years to beginners, and intermediate students. This has allowed me to learn to adapt to each individuals learning style so that they progress quickly, and comfortably.

About Austin

Austin has been teaching private lessons since 2012. Austin has helped students find passion in music, prepare for performances, complete classes, and overcome stage fright. He also has taught several people with autism, helping them find a path that is suited for them. Allowing them to thrive in t

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Rebecca
Austin is awesome! He really has amazed us. Our kids have nothing but progressed since taking lessons and they performed wonderfully at their recital. He is always present, provides feedback, and is just good with the kids. What can I say? We highly recommend him. He is now teaching our kids virtually which has been a seamless transition. Thank you Austin for all that you do!
Jill Williams
Austin makes such a big difference in my son's life. He enjoys learning to play the piano and he enjoys the conversations they have together. Austin is very patient and takes the time to make sure Jayke understands what and why he is learning a piece. Jayke has autism - not that this should make a difference - but it does. Kids with autism have poor focus, lack motivation, struggle alternating tasks, and have poor communication skills. I'm not sure if he would stick with playing if it wasn't for Austin. He never makes Jayke feel discouraged or inadequate when he doesn’t get a song right away. His motivation and kind words keep my son wanted to learn.
Daniel
I’m a singer songwriter in the International Songwriters Guild (Orlando). Austin has been helping me learn Acoustic guitar and harmonica. My purpose is to record demo’s of the songs I write and perform at conventions, like Dragon Con in the Filk track. I’m a very challenging student and Austin is a very challenging instructor.
He first determines his students skills and preferences and teaches to one’s strengths and interests, the best way to learn. Austin in incredibly knowledgeable and a great source, I often pick his brain with my questions.
I highly recommend Austin as an instructor in person or over the Internet. I have had lessons both ways!

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in New Hyde Park, NY

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in New Hyde Park is $62. 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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$50 average
60 min
$62 average

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"Nice and puts no pressure on you!"
Elizabeth
Took Ukulele lessons from Janis V.
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"Clare teaches with a philosophy of "relentless positivity" that is both reassuring and motivating. She's in it with you."
James
Took Ukulele lessons from Claire C.
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"My daughter is new to the Ukulele and Matthew is very patient and encouraging. We have had 4 lessons and my daughter is really enjoying them so far."
Emma
Took Ukulele lessons from Matthew H.
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"Steven is an excellent instructor. He is patient and kind. He breaks things down to make it easier to learn and play. I see improvement in my lessons every week."
Will Peterson
Took Ukulele lessons from Steven F.
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"My son absolutely love the lessons!"
Svetlana
Took Ukulele lessons from Paul M.
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"Yes, My very first lesson was amazing! Wanted to share with Cole my Background and where I was musical. Also had many questions, Cole was patient and listened tentatively. Answered them intuitively. Learned three chords on the Ukulele, now it's Practice, Practice, Practice! Looking forward to next lesson!"
Johnny
Took Ukulele lessons from Cole P.
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"Zoey (6) says, "Your cat looks very soft." and "You have a lot of instruments." and "I like what you teach me." and "You are very sweet and kind.""
Kimberly
Took Ukulele lessons from Brandi B.
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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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"I had my first lesson with Omar and he was great! It's my first time to play any string instrument, but since I do have some experience with music, he tailored the lesson time to me. He was also enthusiastic about the music/songs I wanted to learn and I left my first lesson feeling excited to continue practicing."
Sharon
Took Ukulele lessons from Omar W.
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"Brandi was so patient and very informative. My daughter can’t wait for her next lesson."
Aryssa
Took Ukulele lessons from Brandi B.
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