The ukulele’s portability and versatility is part of what makes it of fun and popular. Let us lead you into the world of learning this fun fretted instrument. Participants will learn an introduction to basic positioning, tuning, notes and chords. You’ll be strumming and picking out tunes in no time! Borrow a ukulele for this class, or purchase one from our wide selection of Kala Ukuleles at all price points. No previous experience on the ukulele required. This class is also available for adults.
So what’s so cool about the Ukulele?
- Range: While people often view the ukulele as a limited, accompaniment instrument, it is capable of real beauty and intricate musical passages.
- Variety: It comes in 4 sizes (starting from the smallest to the largest): Soprano, Concert, Tenor, and Baritone. Each of these sizes all have their own unique tone and characteristics.
- Portability: For traveling with an instrument, it doesn’t get any easier than this. It fits perfectly in the back seat of the car or in the over head compartment of any plane and is easy to carry around ; even in it’s case, it weighs only a few pounds.
- Tone: The ukulele has a sound similar to a higher pitched Classical Guitar. However, some Ukulele’s are tuned to tunings other than the standard C6 tuning. Some even have a Low G rather than a High G as it’s last string, opening up the sonic possibilities even further.
Whether you’re looking for a great first instrument for your kindergartner, are an adult looking to play pop songs for fun, or a guitar player looking for something new, the ukulele has something for everyone. And, it’s probably one of the easiest instruments to pick up and learn. Get started with a ukulele class today!