Wall of assorted ukuleles

Ukulele: Beginner

Online Until on Campus Classes Resume

Every Monday • 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m. • Shapiro AB/Zoom

Click here for information about connecting to OLLI zoom classes. (OLLI members only)

January (17 no class), 24, 31 • February 7, 14, (21 no class), 28 • March 7,  14, 21, (28 no class) • April 4, 11

Intersession: April 18, 25 • May 2, 9, 16, (23 no class)

Prerequisites : A desire to learn and have fun. You will need a ukulele, an electronic tuner, a music stand (not required with Zoom but good to have) and a sense of rhythm. No ability to read music is required. Find out what the ukulele craze is all about. This course starts with the basic chords and progresses with each lesson. You will leave the first class humming a tune and being able to play a few songs. Students must purchase “Essential Elements for Ukulele Method Book 1” by Marty Gross, Hal Leonard Publisher, ISBN 978-1480393882. It is under $10.00 online.

Instructor: Jill Patterson   Coordinators: Toni Hoffman and Cynthia Welch

Useful links PDF File

Click here for additonal resources for all ukulele classes (OLLI members only)

Click here for the Members Only Ukulele Absolute Beginners web page with class resources.

Check out the presentation about our ukulele courses that we made for the Fall Open House.