Workshop Schedule

CURRENT San Diego WORKSHOPS

Intro to the Ukulele – For Absolute Beginners.
Upcoming Dates:
  • Sat, Feb 23 from 3:30-5pm. Ages teen-adult
  • Price: $30 Cash, check, Venmo or Paypal accepted.
  • Location: 4715 30th St. San Diego, Ca 92116 at the SDCAP Studio.
    Pre-registration is required. Email Alison to sign up.
    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. What we’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. Questions? Email Alison!

After the workshop. I’ll be hosting a Ukulele Strum and Sing Along starting at 6pm sharp. Same location as above. Bring your ukulele and a pillow, blanket or lawn chair to sit on for picnic style seating. Download the songbook and bring it on your ipad or computer. Paper copies of the songbook will NOT BE AVAILABLE.

Download the songbook pdf HERE!

 

Ukulele Workshop

Music Meditation
Upcoming Dates:

With the natural, soothing rhythms of your voice and a ukulele, you’ll say goodbye to anxiety and worry while you discover a mindful form of self expression and with some practice, meditation. You are encouraged to connect with your breath, voice and body with gentle movements and soft voice exploration. (humming, open vowel tones, strumming). Designed to quiet the mind. Wear layered, comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat, blanket or pillow to sit on. Ukuleles provided. No experience necessary. Meditation Workshop

MARCH WORKSHOPS

Saturdays March 2-23.

4 week course: Saturdays 3:30-4:30pm  Intro to the Ukulele Workshop. Cost $80. Ages 12 though adult. Playing the ukulele is fun and easy! In this introduction workshop, you’ll quickly progress on a path to musical happiness! Students will learn how to hold and strum the ukulele while learning chords and a multitude of songs to play and sing to. Ukuleles are available to borrow during the workshop upon request. Pre-registration is required. Email Alison to sign up.

4 week course: Saturdays 4:45-5:45pm. Next Level Ukulele Workshop. Cost $80. Ages 12 through adult. This next level ukulele workshop is geared for those who have either taken Intro Ukulele or can already easily play and transition between chords in the key of C major (C, F, G7 or G and A minor). We will be reviewing chords and songs the key of C major and learning new chords/songs in the key of G major. Ukuleles are available to borrow during the workshop upon request. Pre-registration is required. Email Alison to sign up.