Fun With the Ukulele

Date/Time
Date(s) - 10/07/20 - 10/28/20
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Location
Sunbear Studio


Wednesdays October 7, 14, 21, 28

Instructor: Charles Rowland

Time:  4:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Fee: $75.00

Supplies: Bring your own ukulele – soprano, concert, or tenor.  If you are considering purchasing a new instrument,  here is a link discussing the attributes of each size and a video demonstration.

http://www.beginnerukuleles.com/ukulele-sizes

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=POZsp392Nxg

For beginners or those with some experience who want to brush up on skills, this class will introduce students to tuning, strumming techniques and chord sets in various keys.  We’ll also touch on finger style playing and playing chord melodies.  By the end of the course students will find themselves enjoying playing all of their favorite songs! Here’s a week by week summary:

Week 1:                                                                                                  Week 2:

Understanding ukulele parts, types and tuning                                      Chord progressions

Basic chords in the key of C                                                                   Playing in the key of G

Strumming techniques                                                                            and more songs……

Playing a few songs in the key of C

Week 3:                                                                                                   Week 4:

Introduction to fingerpicking                                                                  Playing the Blues

Reading tablature                                                                                    Introduction to playing chord melodies

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