Want to learn ukulele? How this works:
The Ukulele is a fun (and relatively easy) instrument to learn! It’s portable so you can take it with you in the car, to the cabin, the beach, or anywhere in the house! Because of its rise in popularity lately, there is lots of fun music to learn and to play! Students as young as 8 can play Ukulele and we even sell them at our studio!
Students will learn about the fundamentals of music and have a ton of fun playing traditional or popular music!
We care about your musical interests
Loving the music you play is essential to a good ukulele learning experience. That is why our teachers will always strive to help you learn the style and types of music you love to make the music come alive in your lessons and practice. And if you don’t have one style or type of ukulele music you love, our teachers will help you discover it!
Good technique starts here
While emphasizing the style of music you love is important, good technique is vital to success playing the ukulele. We will always work to make sure that all of our ukulele students are not only enjoying their lessons but learning the “right” way so they can be a successful musician the rest of their life.
High quality ukulele teachers
Our goal is to hire the best ukulele teachers in the Treasure Valley area. But more than that, our teachers are fun and engaging and always encouraging to their students. We perform professional background checks on all of our teachers before they are allowed to teach your student.
Frequently Asked Questions
Our ukulele teachers understand that every student is an individual, with personal musical needs and goals. We make it a priority to tailor how we teach and what we teach to your individual needs.
When you enroll here for ukulele lessons, your teacher will ask you about your favorite type of music, and set goals to help accomplish whatever musical aspirations you have for yourself or your child. Together, you will develop a plan to achieve your goals! We love beginners, so even if you don’t know where to begin, we can help!
We teach all styles of ukulele. Whether you are looking to play in a pop band or just by yourself around a campfire, we will help you become the musician you want to be.
Our ukulele instructors a highly-qualified instructors that have warm personalities and have a passion for teaching. Their goal is to come along side you or your child to help them achieve their dreams of playing ukulele.
We search the entire area for the top teachers, who embody the high values at our school. Most importantly, our instructors strive to relate their teaching to each individual student’s learning style.
There is no set answer of how long it takes, but with regular practice a basic level of playing can be accomplished in a few months. Most of our students take lessons on a long-term basis because they wan to be constantly improving and they find the lessons enjoyable.
Yes. Even if you don’t have a musical background you can ask the teacher for advice on how to help your child practice. By simply monitoring that they are doing exercises a certain number of times per day the student will progress. Parents will occasionally sit in on their child’s music lesson to get an idea of the proper way a song should sound or how the student should be positioning their hands.
(AGES FIVE AND UP)
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Do I need to purchase a ukulele to learn the instrument?
Yes, to practice at home, you will need a ukulele.