As featured on CBC's National Radio Documentary "Four Little Strings" aired on 'Living out Loud' and 'North by northwest'.
Ruby's Ukes presents a Ukulele Course Extraordinaire with Daphne Roubini (Ruby) at the helm that takes places weekly in a beautiful downtown Heritage Building - learning a swing, jazz, blues, & folk repertoire.
Register for our 10 week Ukulele course:
on Wednesday evenings ~ starting January 25th 2017:
Time: Beginner II at 6pm - 7.30pm
Place: The Seymour Building, 525 Seymour Street, Vancouver V6G 2P9.
The classes are a weekly 90 minute session and will leave you smiling and a whole lot smarter!
In this course you will easily learn Ukulele chords, strumming, to read tablature, play melodies, begin to play by ear & sing some fab tunes. This course consolidates the basics of Ukulele playing, and enhances fluidity of playing.
A fun mid week break that will easily open the amazing world of Ukulele playing! Play with other people have fun AND learn!
This level is perfect for you
, if you have completed the Beginner I course, or been playing for a little while on your own, and can strum a simple tune fluidly with basic chords (C,F,G7,Am,E7, maybe are still learning to do Bb). You can move from one chord to another with ease, and play a melody reading simple tablature (the easy number system to read a melody line).
You will learn
: to play more chords associated with the C Major Scale,(and maybe G or F) simple picking patterns, and variety of strum feels. As well as, how to build a major scale, fret board recognition, simple chord progressions, simple chord melody, 2 or 3 part ensemble playing, and a variety of tunes from a repertoire of Jazz, Blues, Country, Classical, Folk & contemporary tunes. There is something for everyone!
Ukuleles will be available to borrow FREE during class (register to reserve one) We haveUkuleles for sale (prices range from $37 - $250) as well as Ukulele tuners, bags, Uke stands, and Ukulele straps! We have a resident luthier who is available to fit strap buttons on your Ukulele, change strings or do any repairs or modifications you may require.
All you need for a fun time playing the Ukulele...
604 408 2290