Daniel Ho ‘Ukulele Workshop
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March 2 @ 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm$40
DANIEL HO is a six-time Grammy winner, with 4 of his Grammy credits as producer of George Kahumoku’s 4 Grammy wins. He is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, arranger, and performer, with talent and versatility on ‘ukulele, slack key guitar, piano, and vocals. His two other Grammy wins were with close friend Tia Carrere.
Daniel will be teaching techniques and singing in the Hawaiian language using his original song, Aloha Pumehana (co-written by Hawaiian Music scholar and University of Michigan professor Amy Kuʻuleialoha Stillman).
Adding Depth and Dimension to your Music
With his original Hawaiian love song Aloha Pumehana as a reference, Daniel will share how to create interesting layers of arrangement using color tones, counterpoint, fingerstyle, and strumming. He’ll discuss:
– How to make simple chords even simpler and sound better by adding open string color tones.
– How to play and sing
– How to produce a beautiful fingerstyle tone
– A little about the Hawaiian language
– How to create interesting arrangements using color tones, movement, finger style, and strumming
It will be a fun and educational beginner/intermediate class on contemporary Hawaiian ‘ukulele!