Beginner Ukulele with Sherry Rich

Course summary

Need to do something that is great for your body, brain and mental health? This is it!

Playing the ukulele is a fun and easy way to get into music and singing.

Students will learn beginner chords, tab and strums with a new song each week.

This is a group session with emphasis on singing and playing for fun and relaxation.  Songs include folk, Hawaiian and contemporary.

Sherry Rich is an Australian alternative country singer-songwriter, guitarist and music teacher with experience teaching all ages and skill levels.

Suitable for all age groups.

What you need

  • your own playable ukulele and a way to tune it (no toys please)
  • a folder or scrap book to keep music sheets in
  • music stand (optional)

What you will get

  • an introduction to all the beginner ukulele basics
  • a new song every week
  • follow up individual help as requested
  • a copy of Sherry’s Powerpoint presentation each week to practice each week

What you will learn

  • tuning
  • basic strums
  • essential beginner chords
  • fun singalong songs
  • picking using ukulele ‘tab

About the tutor

Sherry Rich is an Aria nominated singer songwriter and one half of award winning children’s entertainers The Mudcakes.

Sherry has played ukulele for a long time, gives private lessons at her home and has taught in schools [Geelong Grammar, Williamstown Primary]. Sherry works in the music department at Victoria University and has a new solo album out. For more info

Course cost

COST: $145.00

Class availability: 8 PLACES REMAINING

Course dates

Wednesday 20 July
6.30pm – 7.15pm (6 sessions)

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