Ukulele Lessons in Alexandria, VA

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John B.

92 Reviews
Arlington, VA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music from Howard University
  • Teaching since 1986
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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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Basma E.
John is a great teacher and musician, he is really patient and professional, I enjoy every class.
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Ken M.
Enjoying my lessons. John understands my questions and answers them thoroughly. Has many materials at hand for the student.

Wilma Evangeline B.

35 Reviews
Bowie, MD
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Tagalog, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Early Childhood Music and Movement Instruction from KD Silver Spring MD
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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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Nathan R.

24 Reviews
Hanover, MD
Starting at $35
  • Masters Degree from Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2002
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Nathan R.

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I can cover any genres a student might want to learn as well as different techniques specific to the Ukulele

About Nathan

I have been teaching private lessons for close to 10 years and have been an active performer for even longer, playing in all different types of groups, from rock bands and jazz groups to orchestras and brass bands. I studied music at Frostburg State University (Bachelors) and the Peabody Conservat

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Joshua V.
Very pleasant teacher. First lesson went well. Thank you
Twila
Nathan is kind and encouraging. My son is enjoying the lessons and making progress towards playing tapas and reveille. He sounds good!! Online classes are convenient to add into a busy schedule.
Jonas L.
This is the first lesson I got to listen to of my son working with Nathan. Usually I'm not home from work. I am really impressed with how much he was able to help my son improve so quickly. I wish we had started this much sooner.

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Ryan B.

76 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Ryan B.

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I've been teaching ukulele for 4 years helping students develop a love for the instrument and learn more about music along the way. Ukulele is a great instrument for an introduction into stringed instruments and as a casual pastime, but when pursued seriously can be as rigorous as any other. Within the first few lessons you'll have a solid base of strumming patterns and chord changes and even a few simple songs under your belt. Moving on from there I will craft lessons to move you toward a "goal song," making sure to cater your progress to your needs while keeping a focus on good technique. I enjoy working with students of all ages and experiences and I can't wait to meet you!

About Ryan

Ryan is a musician from Jefferson Park who plays a plethora of different instruments. He specializes in guitar, banjo, mandolin and ukulele, but also dabbles in accordion, piano, drums, harmonica and several others. Learning to play instruments is one of the true pleasures in his life and he hopes

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Great first lesson, Ryan!
Vincent
He seemed angry and disinterested, not really wanting to teach the lesson. Bad experience and bad teacher in general.
Kian
Ryan is a fantastic teacher who's love of music shines through in his lessons. No question is too tangential or unimportant, and everything you ask will be answered in a depth you didn't even realize existed!
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Jessica K.

2 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Jessica K.

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I love the ukulele! It is such a fun and happy sounding instrument- and is a great precursor to learning the guitar. With just four strings, the ukulele is a great instrument for children to play. I love to work on chords and scales with my students to give them all the tools they need to learn the songs they want to play.

About Jessica

Hi there! My name is Miss Jess. I have been teaching music for the last ten years in all kinds of ways! I started teaching private lessons while studying Music Education in college, and have continued through my music business, Horizon Music Studio. I perform violin, piano and/or voice in my city

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JJ
I have a tough time learning but Miss Jess explained everything in a way where I was able to actually understand. She is an INCREDIBLE instructor and I'm so blessed to be able to learn piano with her. She's one of the most patient teachers I've ever worked with and didn't make me feel like I was unteachable like people have in the past. If you're even debating yes or no, just pull the trigger and go learn with her!! I'm so thankful
Susie
Miss Jess taught our kids for 2 years, and we loved her lessons! She moved away from where we live and we miss her dearly. She is a wonderful teacher and we highly recommend her!

Bronsen V.

Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Español
  • Jazz Studies from Shenandoah Conservatory
  • Teaching since 2013
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Bronsen V.

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Perfect for somebody who wants to sing and play. I know just about every ukulele chord there is and can teach you how to use them, how to strum and mute correctly, and how to sound authentic while you play.

About Bronsen

Los Angeles based performer and writer working as a solo performer, hired instrumentalist, and actor. I teach how I learned, which is based on self-motivation and self discipline. Music is supposed to be fun, and what makes it fun is setting goals that you can obtain, reaching for something that

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Alexandria, VA

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Alexandria 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 $175 per hour.
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"Great teacher. We have had 2 lessons so far, really enjoyed it. Cole is very friendly, fun and at the same time professional and patient. Great teacher. We look forwarding to a lot of learning with Cole in the future."
Xun
Took Ukulele lessons from Cole P.
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"Finally got a chance to take private lessons to start learning to play the Ukelele. I like that Grant is patient. Look forward to my next class. Gracias!"
Martina
Took Ukulele lessons from Grant H.
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"Luke is a very patient and enthusiastic teacher."
Rick
Took Ukulele lessons from Luke P.
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"Jesse is our first music teacher and my 9 year old son is really enjoying his Ukulele lessons. My favorite thing about Jesse is how often he compliments my son during his 30 minute lesson. Practicing has yet to be a struggle and my son looks forward to his lesson. Jesse is able to keep my son's attention and make his lesson fun for him. In 5 lessons my son has learned to read music and several basic songs. It is easy to welcome Jesse in our home for the lesson. We highly recomend him as a teacher. My son wants me to add that when Jesse rides his motorcycle to our house for the lesson it is also super cool!"
Blake
Took Ukulele lessons from Jesse H.
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"Low-key, low-stress lesson for adult. Fun also! I was sent home with appropriate assignments. The lesson time was productive."
Melinda
Took Ukulele lessons from Teresa Y.
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"My daughter enjoyed herself!"
Claire
Took Ukulele lessons from Kat M.
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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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"Great teacher. I have zero music experience & his style of teaching allows me to learn without getting overwhelmed. Highly recommend Zachary."
Christina
Took Ukulele lessons from Zachary D.
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"I have no musical background. Remi is patient and makes the lessons enjoyable. I am enjoying our association."
Tony
Took Ukulele lessons from Raymond (Remi) L.
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"We learned so much in just one hour. Alex is very informative and patient. He will stop and answer your questions and make sure you have a full understanding before continuing with the lesson."
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Took Ukulele lessons from Alexander A.
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