Beginning Ukulele Camp

Learn to play the songs you love on the ukulele! This camp is a fun and fast-paced offering that covers the fundamentals of ukulele playing, singing, and even songwriting! Perfect for any middle or high schooler, our curriculum draws from current pop hits, pop and rock classics, folk songs, and traditional Hawaiian music. Students will learn to play chords, melodies, improvise, and write their own songs. Don’t miss out out on this exciting course from Hoffman Academy! Students must bring their own instrument.

Ages: 8-11 or 12-teen

Class Duration: 3 hours

Class Size: 4-8 students

Beginning Ukulele Camp 2018 Schedule

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No experience neededJune 25–29, 20181:30–4:30pm M-F8–11Mr. Joseph
No experience neededAugust 20–24, 20181:30–4:30pm M-F12–teenMr. Joseph

Joseph Berman, M.M.

Beginning Ukulele Camp Teacher

A Portland native who grew up just a few miles from Hoffman Academy, Joseph's approach is to make every lesson fun and exciting, but also rigorous and thorough. His curriculum draws from rock and pop, as well as classical music, jazz, blues, and folk songs, ensuring that every student's education is well-rounded. Joseph's students learn to perform at a high level, and they are also exposed to the advanced skills of improvisation, songwriting, and playing by ear and reading music. 

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Jun 18–Sep 8, 2018

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Summer Tuition 2017Class LengthNumber of ClassesTuition
Private Lessons30 minutes (voice students age 10 and under only)1$45
45 minutes1$60
60 minutes1$70
Private Lesson Package - 7 pack30 minutes (voice students age 10 and under only)7$266
45 minutes7$350
60 minutes7$434
Partner Lessons45 minutes1$45
60 minutes1$55
Partner Lesson Package - 7 pack45 minutes7$259
60 minutes7$301
Summer Piano Explorations60 minutes6 + 1 bonus class$165
Camps3 hours5$245

Summer Registration Fee

A $20 registration fee applies to new students who register for partner/private lessons during the summer.

There is no registration fee for summer camps or classes.

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