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Sliding and Slurring Your Chords Part 2 with Lil' Rev ONLINE!

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Program Type: Music, Workshop

Join us Mondays (and the first Thursday!) in August for live-streamed ukulele classes brought to you by Lil' Rev and Mead Library. Classes will meet from 6:30-7:30pm unless otherwise noted and can be found on the Mead Facebook page by clicking HERE. Check out the entire list of classes below! 

Aug 6: Sliding & Slurring Your Chords Part #2: Sliding and slurring chords adds propulsive drive to your strumming style. This class is a follow up to our April class of the same name. We'll review basic slide/slurring techniques and build upon this with moveable chord forms and some classic vaudeville and jug band-era tunes. We'll also talk about how the slur/slide is used when playing melodically in this class as well. Open to anyone who knows their basic chords. Lead Sheets provided via the Sheboygan Uke Club drive: 

August 6th: Sliding & Slurring Your Chords
August 10th: Learn The Three String Tremolo Technique
August 17th: 8 Bar Blues Night
August 24th: Surf Songs Night; 6:30-8pm
August 31st: Ukulele Question & Answer Night with Lil’ Rev

Lil' Rev was born and bred in Milwaukee, Wisconsin with dual passions for music and education.   After college he taught music to grade schoolers at the Milwaukee Jewish Day School and served as an adjunct music historian and lecturer at The University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.  After many years of performing in the Midwest, Lil' Rev left his teaching jobs behind to pursue his musical dreams full-time.  Since then, he has traveled hundreds of thousands of miles, visited every state in the Union (except Alaska and Hawaii), wrote almost a dozen instructional books, recorded over a dozen albums and taught thousands of students ukulele and harmonica.