Ukulele is the fastest growing instrument of choice for all ages. Mike Staude will teach participants to play and sing a selection of songs from a range of genres and eras, focusing on the four most basic chords: C F G7 and A minor. This course is fun and culminates in a Friday lunchtime performance. No prior musical knowledge or experience is needed.
Beginners (14+ years)View list of Student Requirements for this course
Mike Staude is a primary school music specialist at Flinders Park Primary School in Albany. He became extremely keen on the educational potential of the ukulele after receiving one as a gift from a former guitar student. He has developed an individual approach that draws on other ukulele methods as well as the Orff and Kodaly philosophies. He has been sharing the joy of the ukulele, the world’s happiest instrument, with the young at heart since 2006 and at the Albany Summer School since 2009.