MUS 231Z: Applied Music, Western (‘Ukulele)

Credits 1

This course provides individual instruction in ‘ukulele. The course covers ‘ukulele techniques that are appropriate for the student's level of experience. Applied ‘ukulele is a performance class. The emphasis will be toward developing playing techniques for the ‘ukulele that focus on expression, dynamics, rhythmic stability and musicianship. May be repeated up to 4 credits. (1 hour individual instruction)

Course Outcomes
  • Demonstrate musical concepts
  • Demonstrate right and left hand techniques on the ‘ukulele
  • Sight read tablature
  • Demonstrate professional performance practices
  • Discuss the history of the ‘ukulele