Come and take lessons at the Uke Boutique

Our subscriptions are designed to fit into your busy lifestyle.

Candace can help you play!

“I can help you play in 10 lessons!”

Candace, our ukulele instructor gives all our lessons. Lessons are mostly communicated in english. Candace relocated to Amsterdam in 2010, moving from her home town of Hollywood in Florida. She has been teaching children and adults to play a variety of instruments for more than thirty years in the USA.

Step 1 – Buy a Card

This card entitles you to ten lesson credits.
A group lesson costs one credit. A private or Skype lesson costs two credits.


135.00Add to cart

Step 2 – Lesson options

You can mix lesson types. For instance, a complete beginner might find in useful to take a single private lesson before joining our group lessons. . Click below for times and info ->

  • Private lessons

    • Monday:
      12:00, 18:00, 19:00, 20:00
    • Tuesday:
    • Thursday:
      11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 18:00
    • Friday:
    • Saturday:

  • Group lessons

    • Beginners:
      • Monday 13:00
      • Tuesday 19:00
      • Thursday 19:00
      • Friday 13:00
    • Next-Level:
      • Tuesday 20:00
      • Thursday 20:00

  • Skype lessons

    Skype lessons cost two credits and can be scheduled for any of our private lesson times.
  • Kids lessons

    We also teach children. Book any private lesson time for children.
  • Buddy lessons

    You can bring your buddies along to your lesson if you wish! The cost is one credit per person..
  • Parties and events

    Parties, weddings, team building – Contact us for a unique experience!

Step 3 – Reserve!

We have a simple online reservation system.

  • Choose your lesson type
  • Browse the calendar to find a suitable time
  • Enter your email address and you are booked!

Ready to book?


 * Card is valid for one year and non-refundable / non-transferable.
All times quoted are the starting time. Lessons last for approximately one hour. Group lessons have a maximum of six persons.

Want to know more?

We offer various ways to help you learn to play ukulele. Most people are capable of learning, even if this is your first musical instrument. Read below for more details.

skypeLooking for a team building exercise for your employees? Birthday or wedding party? We can come to your event and teach your guests to play in a couple of hours! It is also possible to have lessons via Skype. Please contact us for more information.

Most of our lessons are held in the beautiful surroundings of the Uke Boutique in Amsterdam's Jordaan area.
A single one-hour private lesson costs €40 (suitable for tourists and visitors). For massive savings buy our 10 x strippenkaart, this reduces the price of lessons to €27 for a private lesson or only €13.50 for a 1 hour group lesson!

Ukulele Beginnings Group:

This group lesson (maximum of 6 students) is aimed at adult beginners and is scheduled at three different times during the week. All three times are continuous enrollment and you can jump in at any time. They take place in the Uke Boutique. You buy a strippenkaart for €135 which entitles you to TEN group lessons. You have a year to use the card, so it is not a problem if you would have trouble attending every week.

This course will enable you to carry on learning afterwards at your own pace, from books and online resources with good foundations in place.

Ukulele Next-level Group:

This group lesson is aimed at students who have advanced past our Uke Beginnings group and wish to further their learning. Held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings 8-9pm in the store 🙂

Private Lessons

Private lessons are available at the times listed below. They are available to adults or children. A private lesson costs 2 credits from your card. It is also possible to buy just a single private lesson - that costs €40. Our subscription strippenkaart offers a massive saving! The price with a card is only €27 per private lesson!!

Online Reservations

Due to an increase in demand for our lessons, we have introduced an online reservation system. This allows you to reserve your place in our group lessons or book private lessons at your preferred time. It only takes a few clicks to reserve! There is a video below showing how easy it is.

Summary of Lesson Schedules

All lesson are approximately one hour in duration.
Beginnings Group
Next-level Group
Private Lessons
Monday 13:00 Tuesday 20:00 Monday 12:00, 18:00, 19:00, 20:00
Tuesday 19:00 Thursday 20:00 Tuesday 18:00
Thursday 19:00 Thursday 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 18:00
Friday 13:00 Friday 12:00
Saturday 11:00

How our subscription works..

sample-strippenkaartWe give you a strippenkaart with ten stars. The same card is good for private or group lessons. If you attend a group class, we cross off one star. If you attend a private class, we cross off two stars.

You do not have to attend every week, but we ask that you use your card within one year.

Price for a 10 x strippenkaart = €135.

  • You could come for 10 group classes or 5 private classes with your card.
  • You can also have a combination of group and private. For instance, two private and six group classes, three private and four group etc.
  • Share a card with a friend! - You and a friend could come and have five group classes with the same card!