Ukulele Lessons Los Angeles CA

Professional Lessons of Ukulele in Los Angeles for Kids

The ukulele is a small yet fun instrument for kids (or anyone) to learn, serving as a delightful introduction to the world of music. Taking lessons with JBM Music Lessons is the fastest way to start strumming like your favorite singer. It’s an accessible instrument for students of all ages and abilities to pick up, much like the guitar, piano, and bass, for which we also offer tailored lessons in Los Angeles. The ukulele is especially a great transitional instrument for children between the ages of 4 – 6 years old who aspire to learn guitar but are not quite old enough; we recommend starting guitar lessons at the age of 7. Meanwhile, for those interested in diversifying their musical skills, our in-home and online lessons in Los Angeles cover a broad spectrum, including bass and piano. My in-home and online lessons make learning this little instrument simple, along with offering a pathway to explore other musical instruments. JBM Music Lessons offers unique song-based ukulele lessons that make playing music fun for everyone, alongside our comprehensive guitar, bass, and piano lessons in Los Angeles, ensuring a seamless musical journey across different instruments.


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Whether you're a beginner or a guitar veteran, JBM Music Lessons is here to help. Specialties range from basic chords and technical ability to more complicated and demanding pieces. Acoustic and electric guitar lessons are available!

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The piano lessons focus on learning songs, music theory, and technique. Using personalized workbooks, these classes are thorough and easy to follow along with.

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The bass is the bridge between rhythm and melody, and it’s my first love. Whether you’re picking up an electric or upright bass for the first time, getting ready to audition for University or College, or an advanced player looking for a new perspective, call me, and we can start achieving your goals today!

Benefits of Learning Ukulele Classes In Los Angeles

Clear lesson plans with goals, achievement levels, and performances

Specializing in in-home kids' music lessons in Los Angeles and online lessons across North America

Learn ukulele from the comfort of your own home

Ukulele lessons from JBM Music Lessons in Los Angeles are perfect for kids and beginners. I use a unique song based curriculum that emphasizes proper technique while having fun. By understanding each student and their needs, I help students thrive by learning to play their favorite songs. My patient approach to teaching is helpful for children and adults alike. Taking ukulele classes allows students to receive all the academic benefits of learning music while having fun at the same time.

Why Choose to learn Ukulele in LA from JBM Music Lessons?

Although it’s a simple instrument, the ukulele is so much fun to play! By building a curriculum that caters to kids, beginners, and everyone in between, JBM makes each class something to look forward to.

Simple Lesson Plans of Ukulele

JBM’s ukulele lessons are song based and customized to fit the student’s goals and interests. From “Over the Rainbow”  to “Wonderwall,” together, we won’t miss a beat (literally and figuratively)! Classes cover tuning your instrument, learning chords, strumming patterns, playing songs, etc. 

Starting with the basics is the best way to learn the ukulele. The fundamentals make playing more complex chord progressions easier with time. Whether it’s your first instrument or you’re looking to expand your skill set, JBM Music Lessons in Los Angeles has you covered.

Different Types of Music on Ukulele

Almost any song can think of can be played on the ukulele. From pop and rock to your favorite country song, the ukulele works well across multiple genres. My students can play various types of music on this four-stringed instrument.

There are four common types of ukuleles. They are soprano, concert, tenor, and baritone, with concert being the most popular. During the first lesson, we will determine which one you have and understand how it sounds. Some have a deeper, richer sound and other ukuleles have the bright, cheery sound the instrument is known for.

Learn from experienced Music Teacher JBM

Your ukulele instructor, Jesse Boxer-Meyrowitz, is a professional musician. I have more than 20 years of performing experience, including over 15 years of teaching experience. Having worked with students of all ages and abilities, I am kind and patient, making music fun and approachable for all my students. 

Passionate about teaching and creating a positive learning environment, I will make learning the ukulele enjoyable. I will always encourage my students to reach their full potential!

Ukulele Lessons in Los Angeles Are Specifically For Kids!

Taking ukulele lessons with JBM Music Lessons in Los Angeles has many benefits. Whether you’re a beginner or looking to pick up a new instrument, I’m here to help. My lessons are designed to make learning the ukulele approachable for kids and adults alike. By reviewing fundamental techniques, students will be strumming and singing along to their favorite songs in no time. Contact JBM Music Lessons to enroll in ukulele lessons today!


Why Choose JBM Music Lessons?

At JBM Music lessons, I provide clear, customized lesson plans for each student, outlining their goals and objectives. I work with students to set realistic goals and provide regular evaluations to track progress. 

Students can showcase their progress through private “in-home concerts” for family and friends, with me as their “backup band.”

I offer family discounts and opportunity for students to learn more than one instrument simultaneously.

I realize every student is different and has their own unique learning style. That’s why I prioritize the student understanding the important points of our lessons even if it runs five to ten minutes overtime. I always schedule extra time in between my student’s time slots for review and am generous with my time. 

My curriculum stands out because it consists of 10 levels workbooks per instrument that I teach. The workbooks ensure students learn the fundamentals of their instrument while also learning the songs they love. Higher levels of the workbooks will take the student through more advanced concepts and song writing. This workbook curriculum is a benefit that is available to all of my students!

I am always available for my students, providing extra support and clarification as needed, including after and between lessons.

Every student is different, so I create customized arrangements of requested songs tailored to each student. This allows the student to learn the songs that they love! The process includes adapting them to each student’s unique skill level.

Everything in my music program is customized to each student’s specific level, interests, and needs, ensuring a rewarding learning experience for all.

By choosing me as your music teacher, you’re investing in a comprehensive music education beyond notes and rhythms; I empower you to reach your full potential.


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The answer to this question can vary, depending on the student’s age, skill level and previous musical experience. Students with experience will find it easier to pick up the ukulele and start playing. For Beginner students, 12 weeks is the minimum amount of time that I need with a student to bring them from not knowing anything to being able to play something recognizable.

The soprano ukulele could work better for young children, and I recommend the concert ukulele for most others. The soprano’s tone is bright and soft, making the classic uke sound the instrument is known for. The concert ukulele sounds similar but is slightly larger and more comfortable for teenagers & adults.

It’s easier to learn the ukulele compared to the guitar. That’s because a ukulele only has four strings compared to a guitar’s six. Additionally, its nylon strings are gentler on the fingertips. The small size also makes it less challenging to play chords. The ukulele is a great first instrument for kids and beginners.

4 and up! I have a toddler program in place for 3-4 year olds. This can include some musical interaction that involves the ukulele. Dedicated ukulele lessons can start at 4 or 5 years old. At JBM Music Lessons in Los Angeles, I am constantly aware of adapting my patient approach of instruction to make lessons appropriate for students of any age. Contact me with questions for more information about our ukulele lessons!

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Although I offer online ukulele lessons Los Angeles county area, I try to keep my in person lessons to the following areas of LA:


If you are located outside of these areas, and are still interested in my services for piano, bass, guitar or ukulele lessons, I would be happy to talk you