Ukulele Institutes - FRIDAY 31 July 2020 9am - 4pm

Institute leaders to be confirmed.

2019 Institute leader
Sam will focus on Classical and finger-style ukulele. Participants should be familiar with reading either traditional notation or TAB (tablature) and read either of these with reasonable ease.
  • There is a limit of 15 participants for this day-long workshop.
  • You will also need a high G ukulele for this course.

Go to Samantha's website to see the sort of material she teaches so you can check out if this is for you.

or listen to Sam at


Paul Jonson will be teaching Boogie, Blues and Ragtime repertoire, exploring licks, riffs, techniques and all things blues. He will be mainly teaching by imitation and listening. No music reading skills are required.

  • Paul will take up to 25 participants.

  • Resonator ukes and low Gs are most suitable but Paul says any uke can make the right sounds.

Listen to Paul at https:


The sessions will be held at the Valla Beach Tourist Park and will run from 9am to approximately 4pm with appropriate breaks.

Tea, coffee and refreshments will be available all day. Lunch will be at one of the local cafes at the participants' own cost. Local volunteers will provide transport to and from the cafes if required.

Intensive Ukulele Institute cost is TBC.