For my birthday in 2015 I got this sweet ukulele.
I was so excited. I wanted one for a long long time and finally had a good one.
I tried to learn to play it from books.
I was highly motivated to play this song for instance.
But learning from books is never easy for me. So I turned to youtube videos and just got frustrated.
What I really wanted was a class.
|so many songs|
If I start in a class then I can follow up with the other methods. I learn better with others.
Yesterday I saw one advertised on kijiji* that's not too far from me. By the end of 2 hours on an otherwise ordinary Sunday in January, this class promises that I will be singing songs by the end of it. Yay! I am signed up.
I am hoping to attend some folk festivals this summer.
A folk festival is the right place to bring a ukulele.
And so, this is one of my 2017 goals: to play ukulele at a folk festival.
|for an AMP!!! (lookout neighbours!!!)|
*possibly goal #2 of 2017: sell some stuff on kijiji