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Bill I.

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  • Bachelor Of Science Jazz Performance from San Jose State University
  • Teaching since 1991
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Bill I.

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I'm a rhythm and lead guitarist, bassist, ukulele player, & songwriter for for multiple projects with worldwide social recognition. I graduated from San Jose State with a Bachelor's of Music in jazz guitar, and am currently teaching around 40 lessons a week to students ranging in ability from beginner to professional. My versatility, experience and formal training helps me to make the learning experience easy, stress free and fun.

Currently, I play in a number of performing groups gigging regularly & produce artists for their own projects. I spent much of the past 20 years touring with a blues gospel artist, EC Scott, in which I have played with and rubbed elbows with a number of well known musician celebrities.

Since 2001, I have released 5 Albums which have received airplay worldwide on various digital platforms and radio stations. I am currently endorsed by Blade guitars by Gary Levinson.
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About Bill

I'm a rhythm and lead guitarist & songwriter for for multiple projects with worldwide social recognition. I graduated from San Jose State with a Bachelor's of Music in jazz guitar, and am currently teaching around 40 lessons a week to students ranging in ability from beginner to professional. My ve

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Peter
I've been studying with Bill for years, and I benefit from him tremendously! As a teacher myself, I love how he strikes a balance between letting me set the direction for a lesson with my questions and goals but also how he is sure to focus on things that all guitar players must know to get better. I feel like I leave every lesson with lots more tools for my toolbox. Highly recommend!
Peter
I've been studying with Bill for years, and as a teacher myself, I love his approach to lessons. I always leave each session with a bunch of new ideas for my toolbox for how to approach the particular tune we're working on. Bill is the perfect balance of letting me set the direction for my lessons by telling him what is challenging me or what I want to learn and having a professional guitarist decide on and teach me the things that every musician needs to know. Highly recommend!
Jesse
Bill instructs both of my children. One (14)on bass for about a year and a half. The other (10) on ukulele for about 6 months. They both enjoy their lessons and his teaching style. I have seen consistent growth in their playing. So happy to have found Bill!
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Spiros S.

30 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Greek, English, Swedish, Swedish.
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1990
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Spiros S.

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Learning basic chords and fingerings so that we can start playing melodies and songs together from the first lesson!

About Spiros

Hello and welcome to my lessons! I teach Guitar, Bass, Bouzouki ,Ukulele and Music Theory lessons and classes and I also teach Modern Greek language! All of my students find my lessons very pleasant and informative, they benefit greatly from them, and it makes me happy to watch them progre

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Christina A.
My daughters and I take lessons with Spiros and are learning a lot! He is very friendly and makes learning fun.
Wayne
Great work with my 6th grader!
Flexibility when needed to accommodate schedule changes. Builds an excellent relationship and keeps him motivated.
Anthony K.
Does exactly what he says he will in a straight forward and fun manner.
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Paul M.

30 Reviews
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  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches Beginner
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Paul M.

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I am an experienced ukulele / guitar teacher with over 20 years of experience. I teach students of all levels and ages. In addition to teaching the student the style they want to learn I also believe in building a solid foundation and understanding in music theory. I believe one really does help the other.

About Paul

I have been teaching music for about 30 years mostly on the guitar but I also give lessons on the bass, piano, and ukulele. I give lessons to beginner and intermediate students of all ages. If you want to learn and have fun I am ready for your lesson. In addition to teaching I have played in vari

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James
Paul has been great in structuring my lesson plan and helping me to develop areas to work on throughout the week. He is enjoyable to talk to and never rushes the lessons. Whatever your goals are for your instrument he will tailor the plan for that so that you stay interested and motivated to stick with it. Highly recommend.
Fred
Paul is an excellent music teacher . I learned so much from his knowledge of music . I definitely wouldn’t hesitate recommending him for music instructions !
Aurora
I purchased these lessons as a gift for my nephew, and although they are only a few sessions in, my nephew is learning how to play the piano beautifully. Paul is patient and good with children. We are delighted with his progress thus far.
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Elias S.

8 Reviews
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  • Speaks Portugese
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Oberlin College
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Elias S.

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In teaching lessons, it is my great pleasure to share with students of all ages and skill levels the knowledge that I've gained over 27 years of playing. I firmly believe that anyone can learn anything at any time, given the proper tools!

In our first lesson, we will determine your musical goals and create a realistic path to achieving them. It's my job to help you along this path while keeping things fun.

To maintain focus and week-to-week continuity, I always provide lesson notes to take home. I can also provide recordings of lessons and transcriptions of pieces, if desired.

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violins, viola, mandolin, guitar, bass, ukulele, piano, recording equipment

About Elias

At 5 years old I was struck by the incredible beauty of Vivaldi's music, and ever since I've been playing violin. I hold a BA from Oberlin College of Arts and Sciences, won a scholarship to the Baroque Performance Institute in 2005 and attended the BPI again in 2006. Apart from teaching, as a profes

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Kim
Elias is a GREAT teacher! I'm an adult learning mandolin as a beginner while working on original songs with friends. He does an excellent job tailoring lessons to my specific needs and current level of proficiency, instead of imposing his own rigid constructs for me to learn. He's professional, punctual, articulate, a font of resources, matches drills and technique activities for my learning levels, and corrects errors in technique as objectively as he recognizes improvements. His demeanor is calm, and professional but warm and supportive. I highly recommend Elias to anyone learning mandolin or violin!
Grace
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Francesca V.

108 Reviews
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Starting at $125
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • BM, Vocal Performance from CSULA
  • Awarded Forte Award from California Music Studios
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Francesca V.

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Teaching all styles of uke, Francesca is equally comfortable on a soprano as a tenor.

About Francesca

Alumnae of CSULAs music department with an emphasis in classical voice and guitar, Francesca's skills cover a vast array of information. With a background and formal education in opera and "the classics", Francesca is equally comfortable on stage with a chamber orchestra as she is with a rock band.

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Lisa
Francesca is AMAZING. As an adult beginner, I was very intimidated to start singing lessons, but Francesca put me at ease and has been extraordinary--she is equal parts brilliant singing teacher and life coach (it turns out that singing is a metaphor for life!), and I have been having the time of my life with her. She is warm and encouraging and funny while at the same time offering incisive critique. I would highly recommend her to anyone and everyone!
Aleisa
Francesca is an extraordinarily knowledgeable instructor with clear guidance and such a joy to learn from. Provided plenty of resources and truly understands my goals and how to reach them. Highly recommend!
Ashley
Where do I start??? Very support. She is always there when I need her and helps being flexible with my lessons since I am a mother with an Infant and my schedule can sometimes be unpredictable. NOT TO MENTION she is always flowing with my musical curiousness and that really keeps me wanting to learn more and more !!! She’s the best!!!! I am learning so much and feeling cooler with every lesson.
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Christopher S.

34 Reviews
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  • Speaks Italian, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Christopher S.

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I have taught one ukulele student before but I am proficient with the instrument and I can help you get started in making music on the Uke!

About Christopher

Hello! Hola! Benvenuto! My name is Christopher S. and I am a classical guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, arranger, composer, polyglot, and experienced language and music teacher. I hold a Doctor of Music Arts degree in Guitar Performance and a Minor in Music Theory from the University of South C

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Elizabeth
Christopher is very knowledgeable and passionate about the language he teaches. He is patient, flexible and kind with his feedback. I have truly enjoyed my time learning Spanish and can not wait to continue with lessons. I would highly recommend Christopher!
Ethan
Christopher is an extremely friendly teacher who works hard to find you a goal to work towards for your instrument. He helps you if you mainly want to self study, or he helps choose songs and methods to learn if you want to study with him mostly.

I’d definitely recommend him for beginners!
Brady

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The average cost of 60-minute online ukulele lessons is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $300 per hour.
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"I’m a non-traditional music student, so I was a little nervous starting music at such an “advanced” age. Eric makes every lesson interesting, but, more importantly, he makes them fun. We laugh a lot and I’ve learned so much in the short time I’ve been taking lessons. If he’s this good with an old lady, he must be fabulous with children. I highly recommend Eric for any aged student. Call him!"
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Took Ukulele lessons from Eric L.
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"Edwin very quickly identifies where you need help and sets you in the right direction using a friendly approach."
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Took Ukulele lessons from Edwin I.
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"good, positive person and is definitely experienced."
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Took Ukulele lessons from Brandi B.
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"Fun to hang out with and learn from!"
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Took Ukulele lessons from Richard C.
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"My daughters first online lessons and a wonderful experience! Ruben is very engaging, friendly and knowledgeable. He is easy to contact, accommodating and quick to respond to questions. Would highly recommend!"
Nalani
Took Ukulele lessons from Ruben D.
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"Priscilla was very patient with me. I had to ask her to explain what the Tab was (a few times) and she explained patiently."
Francine
Took Ukulele lessons from Priscilla L.
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"Our daughter has taken classes with Nick as part of her after school program with a larger group of kids. After the COVID-19 situation she continued having classes via zoom, and she very much wanted to do so. We observed great progress in both her musical skills and her desire to continue engaging with the instrument, ukulele in this case. The transition between in person and online class went smoothly, and Nick's follow up emails made sure we are on track with topics covered as well as the homework. Nick has a lot of patience and he's ways of engaging with Students are at age appropriate.
We continued ukulele classes online in a small group (2x1) and we are absolutely happy with our decision to continue taking ukulele lessons with Nick."
Fadila
Took Ukulele lessons from Nick R.
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"Great teacher. Very knowledgeable. And a lot of fun!"
Elizabeth
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"very friendly and knowledgable!"
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"Adam is prompt, professional and patient. He allows you to learn at your own pace and makes lessons fun by teaching popular songs."
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The Best Online Ukulele Lessons

Looking for a fun and easy way to start playing your favorite songs? Try an online ukulele lesson! TakeLessons connects you with the perfect uke teacher, whether they’re across town or around the globe. With just a few lessons, you’ll discover new levels of musical expression and enjoyment.

Why Take Ukulele Lessons Online?

Everyone is familiar with working and studying online, but not everyone’s tried taking live musical lessons with a webcam. The good news is that learning ukulele online is as natural and easy as video chatting with a friend. Even if there aren’t any teachers in your neighborhood, you can stay connected with a professional teacher no matter where you are, as long as you have your ukulele and an internet connection.

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e great resources, the best online ukulele lessons are tailored to your unique needs. Only private lessons give you personalized attention to detail that can bring out your skills to shine brighter than ever. With every uke lesson, you’ll be one step closer to achieving your musical goals, whether you’re just looking for a hobby or becoming a pro someday.

Online Ukulele Lessons for Beginners

Aspiring musicians love the ukulele because it’s easy to learn. With just four easy-to-press strings, you can learn a handful of chords in your very first lesson. You’ll discover that many of your favorite songs can be played with just the basic chords, unlocking a world of potential singalongs. Unlike the violin, the ukulele has frets, making it easier to play in tune right from the start.

The convenience of online lessons combined with the accessibility of the uke make this pairing a natural fit. Adults and children alike love the scheduling flexibility that online ukulele lessons provide, plus the ability to learn from the comfort of home. Whether you’re just looking for a fun pastime or want to play a show someday, the right teacher can help you find your song. Search for your ukulele teacher today.

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