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Session 1: Introduction and Basics

Introduction to the ukulele (parts and types)

How to hold the ukulele

Tuning the ukulele (GCEA)

Basic strumming technique (down-strokes)

Session 2: Basic Chords

C major chord

G major chord

Changing between C and G

Session 3: More Chords

F major chord

Am (A minor) chord

Changing between F and Am

Session 4: Practice and Strumming Patterns

Review previous chords

Introduction to up-strokes

Practice strumming patterns with C, G, F, and Am

Session 5: First Song

Learn a simple song using C, G, and F chords

Focus on chord transitions and strumming rhythm

Session 6: Chord Progressions

Introduction to chord progressions

Learn songs with basic progressions (e.g., C-G-Am-F)

Session 7: Strumming Patterns

Explore more strumming patterns (e.g., down-down-up-up-down)

Apply them to familiar chords and songs

Session 8: Basic Fingerpicking

Introduction to fingerpicking technique

Practice fingerpicking exercises

Session 9: Scales and Melody

Learn the C major scale

Play simple melodies using the scale

Session 10: Songwriting Basics

Introduction to song structure (verse, chorus, bridge)

Encourage students to write their own simple songs

Session 11: Barre Chords

Introduction to barre chords (F and Bb)

Practice transitioning between open and barre chords

Session 12: Playing in Different Keys

Learn to play songs in different keys using the Circle of Fifths

Session 13: More Advanced Fingerpicking

Explore more complex fingerpicking patterns

Apply them to familiar songs or melodies

Session 14: Playing by Ear

Develop the ability to play by ear, listening to simple tunes and playing them on the ukulele

Session 15: Song Interpretation

Interpretation and expression in playing

Encourage students to add their own style to songs

Session 16: Performance and Next Steps

Each student prepares a song to perform for the class


Ukulele(16 Sessions)

$500.00 Regular Price
$400.00Sale Price
  • Level 1

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