April 2 – May 7
1:30 to 2:30pm
Students will learn basic note-reading, chord shapes and strumming patterns. Also, the note-reading device, “Tabulature” will be taught. The arrangement of “Somewhere Over the Rainbow,” arranged by Hawaiian singer Izzy Kamakawewo’ole will be provided, as well, along with “Take Me Out To The Ballgame.”
Materials Provided: Hal Leonard book 1 for Ukulele
Materials Needed: Ukulele & Optional materials: chord chart
Minimum Class Size: 5
Billie received her Bachelors of Vocal Music Ed from Gordon-College in Wenham, MA, and her Masters of Vocal Music Performance with an emphasis in choral conducting from WSU. She is a past conductor of the Wichita Choral Society. Since 2005, Billie has served as cantor and choir member at St. Mary’s Cathedral in Wichita. She and her musical partner Robin Roberts have been playing acoustic music together since 2008. They have released two CDs, and broadcast live shows weekly at streetjelly.com. Billie started teaching at Senseney in 2007..