Ukulele 2 (Special Holiday Edition)

Tracy Kim
Artichoke Community Music School: On-Line (location map)
Thursday, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
11/05/20 - 12/17/20 (6 weeks)


ONLINE WORKSHOP VIA ZOOM.  Tracy will send a link to access the workshop once you are registered.

SPECIAL FOR SEPT 2020 Term: Buy one, get the next on 1/2 off!

Yes, it is true, playing the ukulele will make you and other people smile! It might be the most joyful and easy instrument to play considering it's size, cost, and portability!

Assuming you now know the chords: C, F, Ami, G, then you are ready to let Tracy will teach you many more fun and classic songs!  Also, students will learn new techniques: including fancier strum patterns and rhythms to spice things up(and impress your friends and family)!  Tracy will also be teaching a few new finger picking patterns to add variation. This special Holiday Session will feature a few holidays songs thrown in for fun and to make the season extra special around your house by having these festive songs being sung and played! 

Each week will be a new song or two with only a few new chords or strum patterns. The group class will learn how to play fun classic to modern songs from the following set list (varies depending on term):

-What A Wonderful World
-Somewhere Over the Rainbow(yes, just like IZ!)
-Can’t Help Falling In Love
-All My Loving
-You’ve Got To Hide Your Love Away
-Sweet Caroline
-Eight Days A Week
-Mele Kalikimaka
-Jingle Bells
-Take Me Home, Country Roads
-Feliz Navidad
-Time of Your Life
-What Child is This/Greensleeves
-Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!
-Joy To The World
-Deck the Halls

Tracy will supply all sheet music for the course.  Students are encouraged to take notes.  Tracy will also teach the basics on how to:  sing and play at the same time(can be difficult!), memorizing songs quickly, how to read and understand the sheet music, chord charts, and tabs. Once you understand these concepts, you can teach yourself any song!

If you have questions, please contact Tracy via email: 

Tracy Kim has taught music professionally for the last 20+ years in the Portland area.  He can be seen performing in the area many nights a week often with different ensembles from folk to rock to country to jazz.   Many of his students have gone on to be professional musicians and instructors.   

Master teacher, Tracy Kim, has had over half a million views on his popular instructional ukulele and guitar videos on YouTube. He brings his personable and down to earth teaching style to the students live in the classroom. Creating an ideal learning environment in a small group setting, Tracy can give you the tips and pointers, proper techniques, and complete understanding of the music that you'll be learning. You'll soon be jamming with others and having so much fun playing the uke!

Upcoming Meetings
12/03/20    5:00 PM Thursday Drop-In 12/03/20 5:00 PM Drop-In
12/10/20    5:00 PM Thursday Drop-In 12/10/20 5:00 PM Drop-In
12/17/20    5:00 PM Thursday Drop-In (Moved from: 11/26/20) 12/17/20 5:00 PM Drop-In
(Moved from: 11/26/20)