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Intermediate Ukulele (Thursdays) with Craig Green

Jan 9 @ 6:00 pm - 6:55 pm

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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until Mar 26, 2020

$107 – $312
Instructor: Craig Green
Level: Intermediate
Age: Teens & Adults
Thursdays, 1/9/20 – 3/26/20
6pm – 6:55pm

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
  • Tuner
  • Notebook & pencil
  • Recording device optional

Next Level: Rise Up Singing, Repertoire classes, Advanced Ukulele, Private Lessons

If paying in full doesn’t work for your budget, you can pay in monthly installments.  Pay for your first month below, and we’ll send an invoice for the remaining payments.

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Details

Date:
Jan 9
Time:
6:00 pm - 6:55 pm
Cost:
$107 – $312
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Organizer

The Front Porch
Phone:
434-806-7062
Website:
https://frontporchcville.org/

Venue

The Front Porch
221 E. Water Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Phone:
434-242-7012
Website:
www.frontporchcville.org