We are delighted to be teaming up with the talented musician Meike Holzmann from Mica Music who will be delivering a 5 week introductory course in U-Bass for beginners.
You should bring your own bass guitar along to each session. Full size basses acceptable too. Amplification will be provided in the studio when required.
Suitable for ages: 18+
Session length: 45 MINS
No of weeks per term: 5
Held on: THURSDAYS
Time: 6.30pm - 7.15pm
No of places: 7
Location: Toxteth TV
Course Fee: £50
Start Date: 26th Sept 2017
WHO CAN APPLY: Anyone 18+ who is interested in learning how to pluck those bass strings to accompany your ukulele group in the lower end of the sound spectrum.
ACTIVITIES: An introduction to the bass, tuning up, foundation skills, warm ups, technique and musicianship, fretboard mapping, a range of rhythmic patterns and triads. basic music theory for bass, walking bass lines plus 3 songs to pluck along too from different genres including blues, rock n roll and pop.
GUIDED LEARNING HOURS: 3.75
PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITIES: You will get the opportunity to attend a UCL Open mic event at the end of the course at one of our exclusive UCL venues to perform with the UCL House band.
NEXT STEPS: Join the jam in 2018 when song writers. ukulele players, vocalists, bassists and percussionists will come together to create some mind blowing original music. More information about the UCL Jam Club and further Song writing courses for 2018 will be available soon.