Ukulele Classes

Beginning Ukulele 2

Birch Pereira
Five Wednesdays, July 25, August 1, 8, 15, 22
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
5 weeks, $125

Pick up where your Beginning Ukulele 1 class left off and continue to explore new rhythms, strumming patterns, and fingerpicking while adding new songs to your repertoire. Bring a ukulele tuned GCEA. A recording device and tuner are also recommended.

Intermediate Ukulele

Birch Pereira
Five Wednesdays, July 25, August 1, 8, 15, 22
7:45 PM - 8:45 PM
5 weeks, $125

Take your ukulele playing to the next level! If you know a few strums and enough chords to play in a few uke-friendly keys, this class is for you. Add to your repertoire as you learn jazz and modern pop chord progressions, as well as how to create interesting intros and outros. This class is for those who've taken Beginning Ukulele 2 or are past the novice level. Bring a ukulele tuned GCEA. A recording device and tuner are also recommended.

Introduction to Blues Ukulele

Fred Sokolow
Sunday, August 5
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
$40

The best way to lose the blues is to play the blues! Learn how to strum moveable chords to a twelve-bar blues tune in any key and pick-up some classic licks and scales for jamming with other people. Walk away with some classic blues tunes and TAB for playing them. Bring a slide so you can learn a classic slide blues tune for uke, as well! For advanced beginners to intermediate players. Recording devices recommended.

Understanding Chord Progressions

Fred Sokolow
Sunday, August 5
2:45 PM - 4:45 PM
$40

Want to know the secret to learning almost any popular song? It's in the chord progression! Discover the tools to make sense of it all; including chord movement, song structure, the circle of fifths, twelve-bar blues, scales, patterns, and more. Examine and play a handful of songs, including ones you bring, to see how the progressions work in each of them. For advanced beginner to intermediate guitar and/or ukulele players. Recording devices recommended.