Workshop Schedule

Selecting Your Workshops • 2018

All ticket holders will be required to the pre-select their workshops. Signing up ahead of time will allow us time to select the proper sized rooms for a comfortable workshop experience for the artist and attendees.

Saturday Workshop Schedule

All Saturday Workshops are at: Trinity Church, 250 Sweinhardt Rd, Boyertown, PA 19512

Each workshop is 45 to 50 minutes allowing time for transitioning to next workshop.
Workshops rooms will be determined and available Saturday at registration, the day of the festival. Kelly actually has you workshop selection printed on the back of your ticket.


  • Baritone & Uke Slack Key - Isaac Ho’opi’i
  • Ukulele Blues Party - Del Rey
  • Yellow Book - Exploring the Hawai`ian Repertoire - William Ernestburg
  • Getting Started with Ukulele


  • Vocal Warm Ups for Ukulele Players - Patricia Keith
  • Haleakala Sunset - Herb Ohta Jr.
  • Baritone - 3 Ukes In One - UncleZac


  • Movable Chords - Nani Lowery
  • Ukulele Blues Party - Del Rey (repeat from 9:00 session)
  • Blue Book - Exploring the Hawai`ian Repertoire - William Ernestburg
  • Hula - Debi Velasco
  • Bass for Ukulele Players - Curt Sheller

Lunch Will Be Open at 12:00am

Lunch catered by CD's Place will be open at 12:00am. Everyone is welcome to come anytime between 12:00am to 1:00pm. The Hawai'ian Shirt Contest will begin shortly after at 11:00am while people are eating.

2016 Hawai'ian Shirt Context

Funky Frets Uke Fest Jam • 1:00pm to 1:45pm

Here's a chance to put to use what you learned in the morning workshops. We'll use the The Daily Ukulele: 365 Songs for Better Living by Jim Beloff ( the yellow book )


  • Ukulele Ensemble - Jared Denard
  • Hawaiian Turn Around - Herb Ohta Jr.


  • Practical Ukulele - Glen Hirabayashi
  • Lei Making - Debi Velasco
  • Triads - You Know More Than You Think - Curt Sheller


  • Tin Pan Alley - Where A Uke Really Sounds Like a Uke - Uncle Zac
  • Intro & Outros - Nani Lowery
  • DIY Ukulele - Anne Burke

Sunday Workshop Schedule

All Sunday Workshops are at: Funky Frets • 124 N. Chestnut St., Boyertown, PA USA

These workshops are right after the Historic Colebrookdale Strum-along Train Ride and available for Full Festival Ticket Holders - Workshop directions will be available after the train ride.

After the Train and Lunch

  • Rhythm - Curt Sheller

Funky Frets Music Store
124 N. Chestnut St., Boyertown, PA 19512 USA, North America, Earth, Solar System, Milky Way, Virgo Supercluster, Laniakea, ...
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