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Looking For A Ukulele Instructor Near You?

Look No Further than the Academy of Music in Grand Rapids!

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(Ages 5 & Up)


Our ukulele instructors teach folk, country, reggae and rock-n-roll styles — and classical too. Beginners work on chords, simple songs and melodies, sight reading and theory. Each lesson will challenge you with a new technique or music theory, and ends with something fun – such as your favorite riff or song. We employ a variety of ukulele method books based on student needs and preferences, and encourage students to bring smartphones or CDs to their lessons to learn their favorite tunes.

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Answers About Ukulele Lessons

What’s The #1 Reason to Study The Ukulele At The Academy of Music?

Our ukulele instructors are warm and friendly and get to know each student and parent on a personal level. We work with you to craft a lesson plan that fits your individual needs and the student’s favorite type of music. Whether you’re playing in local bands, a seven-year-old taking their first lesson, or a fifty-year-old returning to the bass after many years, we’ll set goals to achieve your musical aspirations.

What Styles of Ukulele Do You Teach?

We teach all styles from folk to country, reggae, and rock-n-roll styles.

How Qualified Are Your Ukulele Instructors?

Our ukulele teachers are highly qualified with educational degrees from prestigious institutions.  Some of our instructors have additionally completed performance tours of the US and have over 20 years of professional performance and teaching experience.  In addition to their teaching credentials, our teachers have warm personalities, are extremely friendly and strive to get to know each student and their parent on a personal level.

What Will I Learn From Ukulele Lessons at The Academy of Music?

Beginner ukulele students can expect to work on chords, simple songs, and melodies, sight-reading and theory. Our instructors balance musicianship and fun by making sure that each lesson presents a new technical challenge or theory concept, and ends with something fun, such as your favorite riff or song. We use a variety of bass method books, and encourage students to bring their smartphone or CDs to their lesson to learn their favorite tunes.

Do I Need to Purchase a Ukulele to Learn the Instrument?

Yes, to practice at home, you will need to purchase a Ukulele.  Talk to one of our instructors for information about a ukulele that will stay in tune, have a nice sound, and be comfortable to play.

Is There a Good Ukulele Instructor Near Me?

We are conveniently located on 28th Street only 1 mile East from I-96 in the Cascade area (Get Directions).  We currently offer ukulele lessons to students from all over the Greater Grand Rapids area.  In addition, we offer ukulele lessons to students in the greater Jenison area at our 2nd location in the heart of Jenison.

How Much Do Lessons Cost?

Your cost is $33.50 / 30 minutes.  We are very proud to bring you this quality of instruction at this low price.  Lessons are available seven days a week, and scheduled once a week at the same time every week

For Ukulele Lessons in Grand Rapids


Give us a call now to grab a great Ukulele Lesson time (space is limited).

(616) 965-1655

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$33.50 / 30 minutes

Lessons are available seven days a week and scheduled once a week.
A one-time registration fee is $30.


Mon – Thurs.       9 am – 9 pm

Fridays                11 am – 7 pm

Saturdays             9 am – 5 pm

Sundays                1 pm – 6 pm

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The Academy of Music in Grand Rapids serving musicians in the local area including:

Grand Rapids | Cascade | Forest Hills | Caledonia | Ada | Grandville | Kentwood | East Grand Rapids |Byron Center and more

It’s Easy To Get Started


Lessons are first come, first served, so REGISTER ONLINE today to arrange your first lesson.

Sign-up is easy and parent-friendly with our 100% online registration system.  You can browse all of our teachers and their schedule availability to help you find the right spot. Our friendly front desk staff is also available 7 days a week to serve you.


Because we only offer lessons on a month-to-month basis, there are no large upfront payments, no complicated contracts, no annual material or performances fees, and no semester minimums.

$33.50 / 30 minutes
Lessons are available seven days a week and are scheduled once a week.
A one-time registration fee is $30 (due only at the time of registration).