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Intermediate Ukulele (Thursdays) with Craig Green
Jan 9 @ 6:00 pm - 6:55 pm
An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Mar 26, 2020
Description:We’ll explore bar chords, finger-style playing, and different ways of accompanying songs. This is a class that focuses on accompanying ourselves with ukulele, so we will be singing and playing throughout.
Prerequisite: Need to be comfortable playing simple accompaniment to songs, and know basic uke chords: C, F, G, D, A, Dm, Am
What students will leave this class having learned:
- Technique: Using chord variations, fingerpicking, damping technique, integrating singing and uking
- Tunes/Songs: songs by Pete Seeger, Dylan, Beatles, Jack Johnson, Judy Collins, etc. I also take requests for songs to learn.
- Group Playing skills: Creating song arrangements. Playing with dynamics and tempo.
What students will need:
- Functional ukulele
- Notebook & pencil
- Recording device optional
Next Level: Rise Up Singing, Repertoire classes, Advanced Ukulele, Private Lessons