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FIDALGO UKE NETWORK JAM,1:10-2:40 bi-weekly Thursdays, is next on Oct 29, at the Anacortes Senior Activity Center.  Click “FUN JAM” in menu above, then “jam date” for song list.  Be there at 1:10 for the easier 2, 3, & 4 chord songs; followed by increasingly challenging stuff.  Newkulele, beginning Nov 9, is taking new student registration. Join the fun, lower your stress level, play a uke!!! Email Linda: zuke.uke@gmail.com

 Stuart Fuchs, Nov. 7, Village Pizza!  Workshop (3:30) & concert (5:30), $30; Concert only: $10.   Brown Paper Tickets event #3075817, or give $$ to Linda at jam.  Support the VP in-between by purchasing food & drink! 

The workshop is for ukulele enthusiasts of ALL LEVELS.   While geared for beginners, Stu will provide plenty of great takeaways for more experienced players who want to go deeper into their study of the uke and music in general. You’ll receive a big boost to your ukulele playing as we review many of the fundamentals of strumming, rhythm, chords, how make practicing more fun and effective.  By the end of this session you’ll understand how to play with greater coordination, speed, tone, and a relaxed control.

In this workshop Stu will also lead the group through a sequence of his “Ukulele Zen” exercises to strengthen & improve flexibility in your hands & fingers, help you play your ukulele in an ergonomic way & lead to a pleasing tone, playing single string melody lines, and more. You’ll sharpen your ears & your playing through simple and highly effective holistic practice techniques that Stu has used for decades.

Solo concert of ukulele & guitar music with Stuart Fuchs follows the workshop. Stuart has presented his innovative & holistic music performances & workshops at the top ukulele festivals across the US & Canada.  In his concerts, Stuart balances virtuosity & heart on  classical guitar, ukulele, Native American flute & didjeridoo.
Photo by Mark Dellas

Other CALENDAR “clickables”:   Jam Schedules;  Gail MacDonald’s Nov. Anacortes Class;   Bremerton Uke Fest, Oct 21 & 22, Menucha Uke Band Camp Mar ’18 

Used Uke Needed?   Click Here!   Uke for sale? Let me know. I’ll post it on the website.

 Email LInda at  zuke.uke@gmail.com for info on anything in this website.