Course DescriptionThe ukulele, that lovable little four-stringed instrument, is everywhere in pop music today. From George Harrison to Train to Bruno Mars to Jason Mraz and Zooey Deschanel, we cannot get enough! Learn to play the uke and get a great introduction to other fretted instruments including guitar, mandolin, and banjo. Students will enhance their playing technique; develop listening skills, rhythmic accuracy, and learn chord progressions. The group will cover a variety of genres that can range from country, folk, and blues to bluegrass. No experience required. An update will be provided regarding the ability for Harper to provide musical instruments for individuals who require this service.
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Private Lessons / Instruments Offered for Ages 5-17:
Ages 5-8: Piano, Suzuki piano, orchestral percussion, violin, Suzuki violin, cello, double bass*, guitar (including electric*), jazz guitar, ukulele, banjo*, jazz piano, mandolin, drums, fiddle, voice*, and hand drum.
Ages 9-10: All of the above plus accordion, flute, clarinet, trumpet, double bass, Indian Tabla, harmonica and oud*.
Ages 11-17: All of the above plus viola, oboe, saxophone, bassoon, trombone, French horn, voice, euphonium, and tuba.
Ages 17+ All of the above
*Some instruments require that we meet with younger children for assessment.
LMY0088 - PRIVATE MUSIC LESSONS: FOLK INSTRUMENTS - 30 MINUTES-8 WEEKS
LMY0089 - PRIVATE MUSIC LESSONS: FOLK INSTRUMENTS - 45 MINUTES-8 WEEKS
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The Group Ukulele for Beginners course is not currently open for enrollment, but we can arrange for any number of lessons you would like, click here for more information or contact Issa Boulos at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you’re a new student wanting to register for private lessons click here to fill out the new student form. If you would like us to notify you when enrollment opens, click and on the Request Information button below.
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