Ukulele Adventures: Introduction
Ukulele Adventures • 16m
Find out what you need to begin your Ukulele lessons! You'll discover the parts of the Ukulele, how to tune your instrument, and how to hold your instrument. You'll also learn the basics of the Ukulele strings so you can be ready to begin playing chords in the next lesson. There is a lot of information in this video. It is designed to set you up for success as you move on to Lessons 1-4. Depending on your child's age and attention, feel free to watch this introductory video in small sections at a time as follows:
2:33 What do we need to begin?
4:05 Parts of the Ukulele
9:12 How to hold your Uke
13:23 String letters and numbers
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Ukulele Adventures: Lesson 1
Come along as we learn our first chord and take two classics- "Are You Sleeping" and "Row, Row, Row Your Boat-" and do some neat mash-ups! Also, did you know the ukulele is NOT from Hawaii? Come find out where it's actually from!
Ukulele Adventures: Bonus Lesson 1
Have a merry time learning a spooky, new version of "Row, Row, Row Your Boat...Roughly Out To Sea!" Kurt brings out his accordion for this to add the pirate-y flair!
Ukulele Adventures: Lesson 2
Laugh along with us as we teach you an original song of ours, "The Lunch Song," and then take it back to the good old classic, "Mary Had a Little Lamb." And did you know that ukuleles and astronauts go together? Come see how!