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Jake B.

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Olympia, WA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
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Jake B.

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Ukulele teacher with 10 years of experience available for eager students of all ages and skill levels! I adore this fun instrument and can teach everything from the basics of chords and strumming all the way up to more advanced fingerpicking, soloing, and chord voicings. I like to adapt to the needs of my students so that I'm teaching you what YOU want to learn. I can teach you no matter what size ukulele you play. If you want a teacher who is fun, knowledgeable, and relatable, then look no further!

About Jake

People often tell me that I'm approachable and friendly, so that makes our lessons extra enjoyable! I have experience teaching kids in the classroom and also online. You can expect to have some fun while gaining a solid foundation in the basics and making progress towards your goals. I was bor

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Jase
Jake was extremely friendly and enthusiastic during our lesson! He was very flexible and willing to teach depending on what I was interested in, and skilled enough to give immediate examples of how to apply those skills. I would highly recommend him for Ableton lessons!
fernando
I still plan on continuing learning from Jake. He's way of teaching is very helpful for my way of learning. Very patient and won't rush anything moment of the time you're learning from him.
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Patrick D.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelors In Professional Music from Berklee College OF Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Patrick D.

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I have been teaching the ukulele for over 10 years to students of all ages, backgrounds, and experience levels. The primary focus is learning chords, techniques, and strumming patterns that we can apply to various popular songs. We will also explore reading sheet music, reading tablature, and understanding music theory. Materials used for this class include various method books, songbooks, and customized lesson plans.

About Patrick

Patrick is a multi-instrumentalist whose teaching method empowers students to discover their own artistry through the vocabulary of theory, style, and musicianship. Shortly before beginning school at Berklee College of Music in Boston in 2002, Patrick began teaching private guitar lessons in his hom

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Scott
I was impressed with the one on one lessons. I got those lessons from Patrick after I took a group class with him. I learned a lot in that short lesson. A one on one was even better. He used Zoom to make the chord charts and everything available to me. I learned new major and minor chords in the first lesson. He understood my goals and was able to adapt to them and plan future lessons in an efficient way. I recommend lessons from him.
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Claire A.

60 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BBA Music Business from Belmont University
  • Teaching since 2012
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Claire A.

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Learn chords, strumming and finger-style patterns and how to play your favorite songs on the ukulele! Ukulele is a wonderful instrument for young children to start their music education on, as well as a great course of study for adults and especially guitarists wanting to improve their chord theory. I've been playing ukulele for 13 years and teaching for 8 years

About Claire

I am a professional bassist, guitarist, singer, songwriter and recording artist. I graduated from Belmont University in Nashville, TN with a Bachelors of Music Business, with an emphasis on Recording and Audio Production, and spent several years running live sound and performing with bands in Nashv

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Pat
In my first 45 minute lesson with Claire, she fixed a technical problem in my fingering that's been holding me back forever, gave me clear instructions and advice for how to practice between our lessons, and was just all around great. I'm more excited and hopeful about breaking through my intermediate plateau than I have ever been.
Chloe
Excellent instructor!
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Nicole C.

123 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Master's from Dowling College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Nicole C.

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Students will learn to tune their instruments, play chords and how to play/read melodies. Learn great songs and feel the spirit of a tropical island while you learn. Choose your own songs or I can suggest songs. Let the fun begin!

About Nicole

Nicole grew up in a small town on Long Island, New York. She had an active young mind with a love for music and rhythm. Luckily, she began her musical journey with private piano lessons at age five. Having lessons this young certainly helped her understand the student experience of learning how t

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Raz
Nicole is great! She's very patient
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Rhonda S.

47 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1994
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Rhonda S.

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Learn how to read music and chords! Start playing songs right away.

About Rhonda

I have always had a love for music. From all the music trivia games my family won't play with me, to my large collection of records, cassettes, and CDs - I am hooked! I made my solo performance debut at age 7 by singing "It's A Small World" acapella in a school talent show. At age 9 I started

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Jesse H.

81 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2005
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Jesse H.

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The ukulele is a creative adaptation and redesign of the machete de braga, a small stringed instrument that was introduced to Hawaii by Portuguese immigrants in August of 1879. The Hawaiian people fell in love with the sound of the instrument and named it “ukulele" because the fingers of the performer dancing around on the neck and strings as a song was played resembled jumping fleas. Ukulele means jumping fleas in the Hawaiian language.

Since the ukulele is related to a European instrument and the guitar from Spain, the relative tuning is the same. It should be tuned a perfect fourth up from a guitar, so the first string is tuned to an A, second string should be tuned to an E, third string will be a C, & the fourth string should be tuned to a G an octave up. Most ukuleles have a fourth string that is an octave above what the normal progression would be of most stringed instruments. If your G string is not tuned an octave up it’s a larger size than the average ukulele G string ...

About Jesse

Jesse H. plays guitar with The Mar Dels, one of San Diego’s best-known dance and party bands. But he’s more than just a rock-and-roller — he’s studied jazz and classical guitar with other master musicians. His lessons focus on developing: - Right and left hand technique - Finger picki

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Flavio S.
Great first class with Jesse! He was very nice, patient and knowledgeable.
Kathy W.
Jesse is an excellent instructor- very patient and encouraging- highly recommend
Stephanie D.
Jesse is the best he is so nice

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Average Cost of Ukulele Lessons in Steilacoom, WA

The average cost of 60-minute ukulele lessons in Steilacoom is $60. 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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"My child loves going to classes with Glenn. He engages with her like a true professional making her feel sure of herself and motivated to learn."
Martin Alvarez
Took Ukulele lessons from Glenn S.
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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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"Joe is awesome, patient and kind. Makes feel no pressure. Learned a lot in my first lesson.
Highly recommend! -Maria🙂"
Maria
Took Ukulele lessons from Joe S.
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"Kateri was wonderful, patient, kind and supportive. I look forward to our next lesson!"
Marley
Took Ukulele lessons from Kateri L.
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"John is great. I really enjoy my ukulele lessons with him."
Chris
Took Ukulele lessons from John B.
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"Subtle evaluation of my skill level and gave me some great tips. I'm coming back for more."
Ralph
Took Ukulele lessons from Mark C.
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"Just finished my first lesson. We set some clear goals and a logical approach to learning the instrument. Very personable, put me at ease right away. Looking forward to next class"
Pablo Arango
Took Ukulele lessons from Justin M.
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"I enjoyed my first lesson! I’m looking forward to learning much more from Cole."
Sharon
Took Ukulele lessons from Russell P.
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"Omar is a fantastic teacher. He seamlessly figures out where your instruction should begin, and then creates a tailored lesson plan. He is very enthusiastic, encouraging, and knowledgable. I had a great time during my lessons, and I highly recommend Omar to any new Ukulele players."
Joseph
Took Ukulele lessons from Omar W.
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"Miss MaryAnn is patient, kind and knowledgeable!"
Wrigsby
Took Ukulele lessons from Mary Ann G.
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