Find a ukulele teacher in Houston, TX

Find ukulele lessons in Houston, TX

Find ukulele lessons in Houston, TX

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Top 10 ukulele teachers in Houston, TX

Students agree: these Houston ukulele lessons are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Symphony Music Academy

Symphony Music Academy

5.0Exceptional(6)
Offers online services
2 hires on Lessons
9+ years in business
Serves Houston, TX
Lisa says, "Georgina is amazing!" Read more
Piano Vibes

Piano Vibes

5.0(2)
3 hires on Lessons
7+ years in business
Serves Houston, TX
Daniel A. says, "The degree of professionalism is suburb from the time you walk in are greeted to even after hour questions. I've had the pleasure of working with a few voice teachers and Mr. Achille from day 1. Its enjoyable learning what I want to learn with the fundamentals tied into each lesson." Read more
James Karna

James Karna

5.0Exceptional(5)
Offers online services
16 hires on Lessons
14+ years in business
Serves Houston, TX
Luralai S. says, "James is patient and knowledgeable " Read more
Austinteachesmusic.com

Austinteachesmusic.com

4.9Exceptional(15)
Top Pro
Offers online services
9 hires on Lessons
5+ years in business
Serves Houston, TX
Isabella W. says, "He is really fun, and you are encouraged to ask questions. You can also choose your own music." Read more
DDC School Of Music

DDC School Of Music

New on Lessons
Offers online services
35+ years in business
Serves Houston, TX
Founded in 1989, Dinky Drum Company, LLC, based in Houston, Texas, offers top-quality music education. With over 80 years of combined education and performance experience, their passionate instructors provide engaging private and group lessons for children and adults. They cover a variety of instruments, including percussion, piano, woodwinds, and strings. Apart from classes, Dinky Drum Company also organizes musical workshops and a Music in Schools program, bringing rhythm and learning into local classrooms. Their mission is to provide knowledge and experiences that promote the enjoyment of music for a lifetime.

Your Ukulele Lessons questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Lessons.

How much do ukulele lessons cost?

In-person ukulele lessons cost $30 to $60 per hour on average to learn with a private instructor. 1-hour group ukulele classes cost $18 to $30 per student. Some music studios offer new student specials and sell discounted multiple-session packages that reduce the cost per class.

  • Online ukulele lessons cost $10 to $30 per month for subscription-based websites offering access to pre-recorded classes. While pre-recorded lessons are not the same as a real-time instructor, some websites allow you to submit practice videos for teacher review and feedback.
  • Online ukulele lessons using live webcam video calling with a private instructor cost $25 to $60+ per hour, depending on the teacher's experience and reputation.

Keep in mind you will also need to purchase a ukulele to practice in between lessons. Most entry-level ukuleles cost $50 to $150, while higher-end models cost $200 to $500+.

Is ukulele easy to learn, and can I teach myself?

Learning to play the ukulele can be easy and fun! Ukuleles are small and only have 4 strings, making chords and scales easy to learn and play without putting too much stress on your arms, wrists, and fingers. Additionally, ukulele strings are made of soft nylon, making them easier on your fingertips than guitar strings.

You can teach yourself to play the ukulele using YouTube videos and other free resources, but this method lacks structure and may take longer to see progress than if you learn with an instructor. A professional ukulele teacher can guide you in the right direction and save you from developing unhelpful habits early on in your practice.

How long does it take to learn ukulele?

While every individual is different, in general, it takes about 3 to 6 months of consistent practice to learn and become comfortable playing the ukulele. Practicing many hours per day may yield quicker results. That said, you can likely learn enough basic chord shapes and strumming patterns to play many favorite pop songs in just a matter of weeks, or even days.

How do I choose the best ukulele lessons near me?

When searching for ukulele lessons near you, be sure to:

  • Choose a teacher or music studio that has been in business 5+ years and is licensed and insured.
  • Check out their profile and reviews from past students on Lessons.com and Google.
  • Look for a teacher who has a flexible schedule that matches your needs.
  • Discuss your specific goals and ask them how they will structure their lessons to help you meet them.

What questions should I ask when searching for ukulele lessons?

Finding a ukulele instructor whose personality and teaching style meshes well with your own can make a huge difference in your learning and progress. Asking the right questions can help you choose the best ukulele teacher for you:

  • How long have you been playing and teaching ukulele?
  • What qualifications do you have?
  • What styles of ukulele do you teach?
  • Do I need to buy a ukulele to take lessons?
  • How long will it take for me to learn to play the ukulele?
  • How often and how long should I practice?
  • What is your cancellation policy? 
  • Are you running any new student specials or discounts?

Reviews for Houston ukulele teachers

Recent success stories from people in the Houston area.
Christine V.
Ms. Bruckner is very kind and patient with my kids. We have seen a tremendous improvement in their piano skills in such a short period of time, and couldn’t be happier. Ms. Bruckner truly cares about her students, and that makes a big difference.
Symphony Music Academy
Anna B.
The best experience! My daughter is taking vocal lessons with Mr. Achille. I was so shocked at how quick she became so confident in her vocals and knowledge on what to do. We will continue taking her to the best music school! Thank you guys for being great!
Piano Vibes
Deb G.
Unfortunately, my son did not get the chance to work with James. We had to cancel our plans for his guitar lessons. He was extremely gracious and understanding. He worked hard to try and help find a day or time that worked for us. Once our house and schedule calms down, I will definitely contact him again. -D Green
James Karna
Rich A.
Austin has been an incredible teacher so far. He’s punctual, results-driven and is able to adapt his lessons to my learning style. Billing and logistics have also been very satisfactory.
austinteachesmusic.com
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