offering ukulele classes, workshops, performances and more
Private and Group options for ages 8 and up
- Private Lessons are currently full, however, you can add your name to my waiting list here.
- Welcome to Mark Epstein (Bass) who will be teaching in Studio B this Fall!
- Group classes that are still available this fall are listed below
Texas Music: 4 Decades Vol. I (1940's-1970's)
This class will pick one song from each decade and dig into the elements of the music and turn it into a ukulele ensemble piece. The songs will be high and low-G friendly, include baritone and U-bass parts. The artists chosen reflect the incredible diversity of the music of Texas. Bob Wills, Buddy Holly, Archie Bell & the Drells and Townes Van Zandt will be the artists for this initial run of Texas Music for ukulele. Singing encouraged.
-Mondays 6-7 pm, starting November 7 2016, for 6 weeks
-$165 Early Bird Price through 10/7/16, $180 starting on 10/8/16
Ukulele Songs for Beginners
This 6 week class will teach some classic ukulele songs as well as some unexpected gems. Strumming, finger-picking and chords will also be taught. This is a perfect follow up to the absolUKE Beginners class and for those who would like to play some fun and simple songs. Songs include: I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate, C Jam Blues, and many more.
- Wednesdays 6pm-7pm, starting 11/9/2016, for 6 weeks. Off 11/23
- $150 Early Bird pricing through 10/31/16, $165 starting on 11/1/16
3rd Annual Austin edUKEcation Workshops: Strum & Sing
This year's theme is based on playing and singing simultaneously. Kevin Carroll and Bob Guz will each choose a special tune to deconstruct and to play as a group in smaller, differentiated parts. In addition to delving deeply into songs, Bob & Kevin will breakdown the essential skills of strumming and singing. We can accommodate the entire ukulele family (soprano, concert, tenor, baritone and U-bass) and all skill levels.
- Friday 1/20/17, 6:30 to 9pm (2 class sessions)
- Saturday 1/21/17 9:30 am to 4pm (3 class sessions + performance tba)
- Sunday 1/22/17 noon-3pm (Song Circle/Q & A)
Join Mailing List & Get a FREE Download!
You are visitor number: 33874