We'll learn to play the boogie-woogie in C & F, using two classic blues tunes. We'll also learn the rock and blues strum pattern in these 2 keys. Strummers can play rhythm and melody, melody players can play the boogie-woogie or accompaniment.
Join us each Thursday and Monday throughout April for live-streamed ukulele classes brought to you by Lil' Rev and Mead Library. Classes will meet from 6:15-7:15pm and can be found on the Mead Facebook page by clicking HERE. Check out the entire list of classes below!
April 2nd - Roll Strokes Part #1
April 6th- Roll Strokes Part #2
April 9th- The Muted Ukulele
April 13th-Learn The Jug Band Classic, Boodle Am Shake
April 16th- The Ukulele Slide
April 20th- Mastering The Inside Outside Finger Picking Pattern
April 23rd- Learn The Pendulum Stroke- Grandfather's Clock
April 27th- Two songs, Two Boogie-Woogie Patterns
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.