About this course
The first lesson is free.
Introducing a video course designed to teach the earliest beginners to play the Ukulele
Brooke takes children from learning to hold the ukulele and tune it to playing several songs with different strumming techniques in video lessons.
Not only is Brooke a professional musician, but she also has years of teaching experience in Elementary settings and she has a gift for making her instrument engaging and relevant for children.
Brooke Palmer shows us the parts of the Uke, and how to play 3 songs with your first chord.
Need more help tuning your ukulele? This video has a few tips that will help you prepare your instrument for use.
Learn to play Hot Cross Buns on the Ukulele
Learn to play "Sing a Song of Six Pence" on the ukulele. Uses chords F and C.
Learn to play Pop Goes the Weasel on the ukulele and practice your G chord.
Play and sing "Ten Little Indians" with Brooke on the Ukulele. Practice your C and G chords too.
Learn to play The Muffin Man. It's time to review the chords we've learned and put them all together. Uses chords C, F, and G.
Learn to play This Old Man. This song will give you more practice using the C, F, and G chords as well as give you a chance to work on your thumb strumming.
Learn to play Five Little Ducks. This song will give you more practice using the C, F, and G chords used in new combinations.
Learn to play "Row, Row, Row Your Boat" on the ukulele. Uses the D and G chords.
Learn to play "A Tisket, A Tasket" on the ukulele. Uses the D, C, and G chords.
Learn to play "Mary had a Little Lamb" on the ukulele. Uses the A and D chords.
In this lesson we learn about strumming. Practice "Ten Little Indians" and "Row, Row, Row Your Boat" with chords previously learned.
More practice strumming. Practice "Clementine". Uses D and A chords.
This lesson is a little different. Learn how to read chord charts and play any song you want!
Learn to play Bingo, which has a minor chord. Uses C, F, and G major and A minor chords.
Learn to play She'll be Coming Round the Mountain. This song is a little faster and will give you more practice strumming. Uses chords D, A, and G.
Learn to play Twinkle Twinkle using the new chord E minor.
Learn to play Rock-a-Bye Baby using the new chord E.
Learn to play a few past songs with a new strumming technique.
Learn to play using the pluck strum. We'll practice several past songs.
Finish up the series by learning a more advanced version of two very typical strumming techniques that will prepare you for further learning on the ukulele. Best of luck as you continue you ukulele adventures!