Workshop Schedule

Sing and Play Ukulele WORKSHOPS

TWO SAN DIEGO LOCATIONS IN APRIL:

Wednesdays at Hale Ukulele:
3650 Clairemont Dr. Suite 5A San Diego, 92117
or Fridays at Twiggs Coffee:
4590 Park Blvd in University Heights/San Diego, 92116

Wednesday Schedule at Hale Ukulele:
4 week sessions on April 3, 10, 17 and 24.

KIDS UKULELE: Intro For Absolute Beginners; Level 1.
Ages: 6-10 yrs.
Time: 4:45-5:30pm.
Dates: 4 week session. Wed, April 3, 10, 17 and 24.
Location: Hale Ukulele
Cost: $70. Cash or Venmo accepted. 
Register here to reserve your child’s spot

Kids SINGING (April theme; Disney Musicals) 
Ages: 6-10 yrs.
Time: 5:30- 6:15pm.
Dates: 4 week session. Wed, April 3, 10, 17 and 24.
Location: Hale Ukulele
Cost: $70. Cash or Venmo accepted. 
Register here to reserve your child’s spot

Adult/Teen UKULELE Beyond Beginner Ukulele; Level 2.
Time: 6:30- 7:30pm.
Dates: 4 week session. Wed, April 3, 10, 17 and 24.
Location: Hale Ukulele
Cost: $90. Cash or Venmo accepted.
Register here to reserve your spot

Friday Schedule at Twiggs Coffee:
3 week sessions on April 12, 19 and 26.

Adult/Teen UKULELE: Intro For Absolute Beginners; Level 1. 
Ages: Adults and Teens
Time: 6:30-7:30pm.
Dates: 3 week session. Fri April 12, 19 and 26.
Location: Twiggs Coffee on Park (in the green room).
Cost: $70. Cash or Venmo accepted. Register here to reserve your spot

Class Descriptions

Intro to the Ukulele; Level 1 Description:

  • Playing the ukulele is fun and easy! In this introduction workshop, you’ll quickly progress on a path to musical happiness! Ukuleles are available to borrow during the workshop upon request. You’ll learn:
  • Learn how to hold your ukulele.
  • Learn which fingers to use when strumming.
  • Learn one, two and three finger chords in the key of C major.
  • Learn how to read a ukulele chord chart.
  • Learn several basic strumming patterns.
  • Learn how to transition between chords.
  • Learn what the four strings of a ukulele are tuned to.
  • Learn a handful of easy songs by the end of the workshop.
  • Learn the basics of singing and playing the ukulele at the same time.

Beyond Beginner Ukulele Level 2 Description

This next level ukulele workshop is geared for those who have either taken Intro Ukulele Level 1 or can already easily play and transition between chords in the key of C major (C, F, A minor and G or G7). We will be reviewing chords and songs the key of C major and learning new chords and songs in the key of G major.

  • We’ll review chords and songs in the key of C major.
  • Learn new chords in the key of C and G major.
  • Learn how to play a barre chord.
  • Learn several rhythmic strumming patterns.
  • Learn songs in the key of C and G major.
  • Learn how to smoothly transition between chords.
  • Learn how to sing and play the ukulele at the same time!
KIDS SINGING WORKSHOP (April theme: Disney Musicals)
Children will learn vocal techniques, fun warm up exercises and songs to develop a strong, powerful singing voice. We’ll work on:
  • Breath control,
  • Body awareness,
  • Vocal dynamics
  • Vocal range,
  • Learn to carry a tune and correct off-pitch singing.
  • Visualization exercises for calming nerves/ease anxiety.
  • Lots of songs!