Ukulele Lessons in Dumfries, VA

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John B.

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Arlington, VA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1986
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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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
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BA Music from George Mason University
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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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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Joel Z.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded 2019 Lion Award from Jefferson County Education Association
  • Teaching since 2014
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Joel Z.

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Joel is an accomplished performer, composer, songwriter, and educator who draws from several pedagogical techniques to create a curriculum that is fun, active, inquiry-based, and student-driven. He is a professionally licensed K-12 music teacher in the state of Colorado with a master's degree in music education who has taught in public schools and privately for 5 years. Work collaboratively to set goals, pick repertoire, and build a strong musical foundation. Come prepared to sing, improvise, analyze, and play.

About Joel

UPDATE: Available for online lessons at any location! I am a local Denver, CO music teacher currently accepting new students for beginner lessons on piano/keyboard, guitar, ukulele, and advanced songwriting, composition, and music theory. As an elementary school general music teacher I have tau

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Leanne
Working with Joel has been ideal. He is patient, knowledgeable and fun to work with. Joel is great at explaining things in a way that makes sense to a beginner. He gave me realistic goals that I could accomplish which really boosted my confidence. I history recommend him if you’re looking to improve in a low stress environment.

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Anne B.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Music Education from Goshen College
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Anne B.

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Ukulele is my favorite instrument to play! I am extremely passionate about spreading the word of the ukulele realm, especially to beginning students.
I am an experienced teacher of 2 years and structure my lessons in a way where students can experience ownership and success in their playing. I do not use a specific method book as I find it important to research songs that will best fit my students. In a lesson, we will focus on ear training, finger picking, strumming patterns, and chord playing. You will walk away from each lesson with a smile on your face and with new skills that you can immediately apply to your daily practicing and playing!

About Anne

I am a current elementary music teacher who is also a professional pianist, singer, and clarinet player. I graduated from Goshen College with a bachelors in Music Education. Students can expect to love lessons and improve immensely in technical skills as well as aural skills (playing by ear). Bei

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Nicole
Anne is an amazing music teacher! My daughter has never really been into instruments or music until Anne came along. My daughter has been taking ukulele lessons online with Anne and it has been a very positive experience! She is very positive, encouraging, and patient and if my daughter is struggling, she has a lot of tricks up her sleeve to offer support! I think the highlight so far was when she taught my daughter to play happy birthday to her eight year old cousin! We HIGHLY recommend her!
Jody
My daughter has been taking piano lessons with Anne for 5 years. She is an exceptional teacher - patient, fun, and encouraging. She guides improvement through questioning the student and allowing the student to make some choices. Anne makes sure skills are introduced, practiced, and then reviewed repeatedly so understanding and good habits are established and built upon. My daughter is showing continual progress and is becoming more skilled and confident in her playing. Great instructor!
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Brian C.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 8 to 65
  • Teaching since 1995
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Brian C.

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Lean all the basics! Basic songs, chords & melodies are taught.

About Brian

I graduated Cum Laude from New York University, where I received a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Guitar Performance. I have performed all styles of music on club dates, college shows, concerts, and recording dates. I have also released a full length commercial recording of my original pop/rock musi

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Samuel
Brian is a wonderful teacher, our son has been learning and enjoying the classes. Would definitely recommend Brian.
Jina
I learned a lot in my first lesson with Brian. He clearly knows the guitar inside and out. The pace was on the faster side, but he answered all my questions about technique and theory. Beyond what I wanted to focus on (technique), he's laying a solid foundation for theory so that I don't have go rely on the capo or online tabs as much. He also gave me useful scale exercises to build up finger independence and articulation. So far so good.
Maria A.
Brian is very friendly and ofcourse a professional. Today was our first lesson, and it was a great experience, I look forward to continue learning from him. Thank you Brian! 😊
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Rachael F.

Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor's Degree in Contemporary Writing and Production from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Rachael F.

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My goal is to inspire students to create and share music that reflects their unique interests and voice, while providing a strong foundation of the fundamentals of music. Ukulele is a fun way to sing along to your favorite songs, while also introducing the student to rhythm, chord progressions, and reading music.

About Rachael

Hi! My name is Rachael, and I've been teaching piano, drums, guitar, and ukulele throughout San Diego County since 2016. I earned my Bachelor's degree at Berklee College of Music in Boston where I was a piano major with a focus on contemporary writing and production. After graduating in 2012, my wo

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Dumfries, VA

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Dumfries 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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"My ukulele mentor was extremely knowledgeable regarding the intricacies of various music formats. She broke down complex details into language that I could understand. She challenged me with next steps and was kind to make me feel accomplished."
William Schmalzel
Took Ukulele lessons from Melissa F.
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"Great communication. Very organized and prepared. Super friendly and patient."
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Took Ukulele lessons from Jason M.
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"Interesting teacher very patient easy to talk to cares to know how you learn best"
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Took Ukulele lessons from Rachel H.
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"She breaks things down like a dream!"
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Took Ukulele lessons from Rachel H.
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"WHAT A GREAT TEACHER! NO PLANS OF STOPPING LESSONS. SO HAPPY WITH OUR PROGRESS. THANK YOU!"
GRACE
Took Ukulele lessons from Cole P.
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"Great for beginners. Looking forward to the next lessons."
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Took Ukulele lessons from Rachel H.
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"Great experience. My son loves the lesson."
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Took Ukulele lessons from Paul M.
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"I am a total beginner. No musical knowledge at all. Kirk is very patient, and is willing to explain things in detail."
John
Took Ukulele lessons from Kirk R.
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"Landon was professional polite and friendly. My daughter felt like she learned a lot and has a lot to practice. Great first lesson."
Madison
Took Ukulele lessons from Landon S.
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"I am retired and have wanted to play a musical instrument my entire life. Over the years, I took lessons on several instruments, without success. After two months of Remi's skillful and playful style of teaching, I can play a few songs and look forward to my weekly lessons. Thanks to Remi's expertise and encouragement, and my motivation, I can see myself accomplishing this life long goal."
Stuart
Took Ukulele lessons from Raymond (Remi) L.
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