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Video Lesson: Foundations of Technique (for Beginners and EVERYONE!) 

I wanted to share this you tube video with you, a follow up tutorial for my weekly Ukulele class in Keene NH.  In this video I outline some (not all) of the most important foundational techniques for developing GOOD TECHNIQUE.  Many music teachers online promise a "short cut" to good playing and, while well intentioned, they unfortunately bypass the most important elements that will allow YOU to play with greater ease and coordination.
Let me ask you a few questions:

1) Would you like to feel more physically… Read more

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