Introduction to Ukulele

The approachable ukulele, more popular than ever, is the instrument of choice for great-sounding, portable music. You'll learn the basics quickly so you can start playing songs you love right away. Simple chords will have you sounding great after just one class, and you'll soon have a repertoire ranging from Tin Pan Alley ukulele classics to current pop hits. You will learn tricks for hunting down ukulele song chord charts online and adapting them for your own strumming and singing pleasure! No prior experience necessary; Bring Your Own Uke. Instructor: Amy Kucharik

Sections

UKE1-FA20.01

Start Date

September 17, 2020

Time

6:00pm

Location

Online

Cost

$205.00

Availability

4

8 Thursdays, 6-7:30pm Begins Sep. 17

this class will be online via Zom. CCAE will send you a link and information on how to connect.

If you register the day before the class begins or after the first date, please contact zoom@ccae.org for the link.

Instructors: Amy Kucharik

Instructor

Amy Kucharik

"Kerrville New Folk winning songwriter Amy Kucharik [/kuh-CHAR-ick/] performs as a one-woman band with ukulele, foot percussion, mouth trumpet and harmonica, or with her Boston-based ensembles Tiger Moan and Friends With Benefits. She teaches and performs at ukulele workshops throughout New England, including the Ukulele Melee which she headlined in 2018. She founded a new ukulele festival in Somerville, MA in 2019, Somerlele. In 2018, Amy was selected as a Falcon Ridge Folk Festival Emerging Artist, and released her second full-length album of original music. Amy was a formal showcase artist at SWRFA in 2015, WFMT Folk DJ Rich Warren’s pick for the DJ showcase at NERFA in 2016, and was selected as a Falcon Ridge Folk Festival Emerging Artist for 2018. Her second full-length album of original music, ""Until the Words Are Gone,"" was released worldwide on June 1, 2018.