Friday, April 1, 2016
Workshop and Mini Concert
$30 in advance, $35 at the door
Go cat go!!! In this workshop, Kala Ukulele artist Stuart Fuchs will teach Rockabilly & Rock n’ Roll guitar styles adapted for Ukulele. You’ll play classic songs and learn the tricks of Rockabilly rhythm & lead playing in the styles of Carl Perkins, Brian Setzer, Chuck Berry, Scotty Moore, and many more. Stuart orchestrates the assembled group into a multi-part ensemble.
This workshop will teach you some killer rock n’ roll tricks including:
• songs by Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, Eddie Cochrane, Elvis, The Beatles and more
• rock n rolls strums & different feels
• boogie woogie bass lines
• single note & double stop soloing (ala Chuck Berry)
• finger picking backup (ala Travis Picking)
• 12 bar blues form
• stage presence and showmanship “tricks”
A short “mini concert” will follow the workshop. This workshop is open to players with basic ukulele skills.
CALL 541-343-5660 to register or go online at http://rockinguke.bpt.me