At MUSIKSTREET, we not only teach how to play the instrument but we teach students to be star performers on stage The ukulele is a string instrument that originated in Portugal in the second century B.C. With a small, guitar-shaped body that is fitted with four strings, it is considered a member of the chordophone family.
“The ukulele is such a fun instrument and learning a musical instrument helps in all kinds of areas.” Ukulele only has 4 strings making it very easy to learn. Because ukulele is easy to learn, it’s also a great choice for kids who want to play guitar. Ukulele is guitar’s smaller and easier to play cousin. Once kids get the basics down on ukulele, it’s easy to graduate to guitar later on. Reading ukulele tab is the same as reading guitar tab, and ukulele can be played either with your thumb or with a guitar pick.
- Introduction to the parts of Ukulele
- Explanation of notes & strummings on the Ukulele
- Introduction of Tabs/Staff notation
- Scales and Arpeggios
- Improving hands together coordination
- Major, Minor, Diminished and augmented chords
- Playing of some songs
- Stage performances.