Meet the Teacher: Cynthia Kinnunen

pedagogy corner Jun 02, 2019

This month, Cynthia Kinnunen shares some thoughts on using the Ukulele in the Classroom methodology with her adult students.

As you know, one of the beautiful things about the ukulele is that a wide range of people – from children...

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Ukulele Games!

pedagogy corner May 02, 2019

This month, some ukulele games that will have your students thinking about notes!

By Suzanne Doane

Students love games and it’s a fun way to get a technique across while keeping the class light and lively. Here are some that I like to...

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Meet the Teacher: Kevin Carroll

pedagogy corner Apr 02, 2019

JHUI Level 3 Certified Teacher Kevin Carroll shares his experience with arranging for ukulele ensemble.

By Kevin Carroll

As a proud member of the JHUI Level 3 class of ’15, I still remember the moment when I was just...

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Meet the Teacher: Gary Peare

pedagogy corner Feb 06, 2019

JHUI Level 3 Certified Teacher Gary Peare shares some quick insights into what’s working in his teaching programs.

By Gary Peare

I’ve been teaching a combination of private lessons and adult group classes at Lamorinda Music in...

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Get Those Ears Working!

pedagogy corner Mar 02, 2018

This month we look at some fun ideas for incorporating ear training into your classes.

By Cynthia Kinnunen and Angela Dwyer

Making music involves a number of different skills, which is why we employ a variety of teaching strategies to...

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