The Ukulele is a small, easy-to-hold, 4 string instrument that can be played in a variety of styles. Its simplicity makes it a great first-string instrument for young children, and it also provides a great base for students who wish to move on to guitar lessons or learn other string instruments.
Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced player, you’ll find plenty of helpful resources and information to help you get started with ukulele lessons. You’ll also find tips and tricks to help you make the most of your practice time.
You’ll want to find a music teacher that is experienced with the ukulele and will be able to guide you through all the steps of learning. Our instructors are trained to be patient, and to encourage their students to progress in a way that suits their individual goals.
We offer both one-on-one and group Ukulele Lessons for adults and children of all ages and skill levels. Our goal is to provide an engaging learning experience that will inspire your passion for music, increase your confidence, and create a deep connection between you and your instrument.
Our approach to learning the ukulele is based on step-by-step instruction and weekly assignments, which build proficiency and music literacy through study of technique, scales, ear training, rhythm, improvisation and music theory. You’ll gain musical proficiency in a short amount of time and will leave your lessons with the knowledge to continue your music journey.
For beginners, we’ll focus on using exemplary method books that are carefully designed to teach a range of fundamentals such as note-reading, reading tab notation, music theory, technique, playing melodies, chords and improvising. These techniques and skills will give you the confidence to explore new music, experiment with different strumming patterns and a variety of fingerpicking styles.
We’ll also teach you how to play a variety of popular songs on the ukulele. You’ll learn to strum a wide array of chords and strumming patterns that are used in a variety of popular songs from pop to folk to rock.
You’ll also learn how to read a chord chart, which can be a handy tool for performing on your own. You’ll also learn how to hold your ukulele, and how to tune it properly.
When you’re ready to take your ukulele skills to the next level, we have workshops, group classes and band sessions for you. These are a fun way to practice what you’ve learned and build teamwork skills!
Check out our Workshop Schedule for more details on upcoming classes!
If you are interested in learning the ukulele but don’t know where to start, consider these free online resources. Many of them are geared toward beginner players and have tutorials on everything from how to hold the ukulele to how to tune it.
Ukulele Tricks is a website that offers a free 14-video lesson course, plus several blog posts with tips and tricks for ukulele players. The site has a simple interface and is easy to navigate, so it’s a good place to start for a beginner looking to learn the ukulele in the quickest possible time.