You are here

The Three Easiest Fiddle Tunes for Ukulele with Lil' Rev ONLINE!

Primary tabs

Program Type: Music, Workshop

 

From Lil Rev & John Nicholson's Book: Fiddle Tunes for Ukulele, we'll explore the wide and wonderful world of fiddle tunes made easy.  Boil Em Cabbage Down (melody and harmony), Shortening Bread and Old Joe Clark are the three tunes we'll work on. This class is open to anyone who is already a melody player and reads tablature and or standard notation. Sheet music provided. 

Join us each Thursday and Monday throughout June for live-streamed ukulele classes brought to you by Lil' Rev and Mead Library. Classes will meet from 6:30-7:30pm and can be found on the Mead Facebook page by clicking HERE. Check out the entire list of classes below! 

June 4th- Learn One Meatball- A 1 song how-to
June 8th-Chunking Made Easy 
June 11th- The Zig Zag Stroke  
June 15th- Intro To The Claw-Hammer Stroke for Ukulele 6:30-7:45; 75 minute class
June 18th- The Reggae and Calypso Strum For Ukulele 
June 22nd-The Big 6- Learning About Moveable Chords 
June 25th- Arpeggios-What are They and How to Play 'Em? 
June 29th- Easy Fiddle Tunes For Ukulele; Learn bluegrass backup for ukulele, and some fun melodies for melody players

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.