​​​​Eden Blue Centre​

Group & One-to-One Ukulele Classes

Group Class: Tuesday 5.30pm-6.30pm with Bruce

Cost: £8 when booked termly in advance / £9 to drop-in

Info: Please bring your own ukulele. All materials are provided.

For the group class, you will need a basic knowledge and understanding of how to play the ukulele. If you are a complete beginner, please enquire about our one-to-one or small group lessons with Emmanuel. These sessions are available at various times during the week. Call 01323 639883 or complete the online booking enquiry form to find out more.

Why join a Ukulele class at Eden Blue?

  • Group and one-to-one or small group options available
  • Beginners to intermediate learners are welcome in most styles, except for classical.
  • The lessons are as practically based as possible. All chords/scales learnt are applied to songs/tunes as early as possible.
  • Any theory taught is applied in a realistic and understandable way.
  • For experienced players who need to develop their understanding and skills, the teachers can give you the tools to be able to progress further down the path to greater musical expression and enjoyment.
  • Students will be introduced to ways of improvising from the most simple to being able to use complex principles such as those in Jazz and other highly developed musical forms​.

Learn to Play the Ukulele at Eden Blue

This popular group ukulele session is perfect for anyone who loves to play the ukulele and would like to improve their skills, gain expert tuition and play alongside others. You will learn to play a wide selection of songs from pop, folk, world, jazz, blues and more! The group ukulele class usually performs at the Winter and Summer concert, accompanied by Eden Blue vocalists. All music lessons are tailored to suit the needs and wishes of the group. Students must bring their own ukulele to the class.

Bruce is a professional musician with over 30 years experience playing around Britain and the rest of the world. He has played with several Jazz, Blues, Soul, Funk, Folk and World music bands. Bruce has also made appearances on both radio and television. Bruce has taught at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama Summer School for the past 25 years and also teaches music at Chichester College.

Bruce has toured with many bands including a world tour with The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain. He has also recorded albums for various singer/songwriters and plays with different bands around the country. 

Emmanuel has been playing the ukulele and mandolin for many years and is currently a member of the Eden Blue Folk Group. He provides students with the confidence and fundamental skills to play chords and basic tunes, helping you to develop your playing ability.