Thursday, Feb. 15, 8pm
Great to be playing with Sunny and the Ice Cream Men again.
Check out Sunny Lowdown on his Facebook page
31st Annual Flurry Festival
Feb. 16-18, 2018
Saratoga Hilton & City Center
Saratoga Springs, NY
Excited to be teaching some uke workshops at this long running Fest.
For more info and to get tickets go to the Flurry Website
‘Ukulele Workshop and Performance
Monday Feb. 19, 6pm
Spot on Kirk
Beatles for Uke Workshop: The Fab Four’s music falls so nicely upon the uke’s fretboard. Ben Carr will lead you through some classics and a few selections perfect for solo arrangements. The workshop will focus on specific strum patterns for the songs, finger-picking, singing, and various ways to play the Beatles with others! If you own the yellow Daily Uke Book, please bring it along. If you don’t own one, that’s ok! Handouts will be available. *This workshop is open to all ages and skill levels. *Any person under age 16 must be accompanied by an adult. *Limited space available.
Tickets online at: Brown Paper Tickets
Feb. 22, 2018, 8pm
Gigi’s Music Cafe
More info: Gigi’s Music Cafe
Strumming in an ‘Ukulele Band Workshop
Saturday Feb. 24, 10am – 12pm
Chords, strumming, melody lines…. How do you make it all fit together?!?! And… are you tired of everyone strumming the same pattern?!? Then this workshop is for you! This class will lead you through a variety of common strumming techniques and show you how to incorporate these into an ensemble setting. Plus we will look at a number of steps and suggestions on how to arrange songs and create parts for multiple uke players.
More on this music store at: Hoggtowne Music
Beatles ‘Ukulele Workshop
Monday Feb. 26, 6-8pm
Asheville Ukulele Strummers
W. Asheville, NC
The Fab Four’s music falls so nicely upon the uke’s fretboard. This workshop will lead you through some classics and a few selections perfect for solo arrangements. We will work on specific strum patterns for the songs, fingerpicking, singing, and various ways to play the Beatles with others! There will be handouts, but also bring your Daily Uke Book (the yellow one!).
More about the strummers at: AUS Facebook Page
Tuesday Feb. 27, 7pm
Lynchburg Parks and Rec
Rock, folk, blues, jazz, classical — You can find fingerpicking in all styles of music. This workshop will explore a variety of one, two and three finger patterns and lead you through the basics of fingerpicking on the ‘ukulele.
Tickets available at: Lynchburg Uke Workshop Tickets
2nd Vermont Ukulele Harvest
October 12 & 13, 2018
Main Street Arts
Saxtons River, VT
The first year was so much fun that we decided to do it again!! Artists and performers TBA.
Keep in touch at:http://www.vermontukuleleharvest.com