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Ukulele Workshop: Ukulele Zen
5:30 pm to 6:45 pm EDT
In this workshop Stu shares accessible techniques from yoga, mindfulness meditation & qigong to help make your ukulele playing easier and cultivate a stress-free, joyful approach to your music making. As we play together you’ll be nourishing your body, mind & spirit. Strum songs, sing & pick melodies for easy and uplifting songs in a supportive and playful atmosphere. Through deep listening and relaxed attention, you may even become “One with the Strum!”
Open to ALL LEVELS of player, beginner to advanced. Some basic experience on the ukulele is recommended. Ages 13+.
This workshop is programmed in conjunction with Stu’s performance at the Anonymous Coffeehouse. After the workshop, be sure to head next door to catch him playing at 8:15 pm!
Stu Fuchs is a lifelong musician, award-winning teaching artist blending mindfulness practice and creative play. He has presented his ukulele workshops and concerts at ukulele festivals around the world and has performed classical and gypsy jazz guitar with symphony orchestras. Stu blends accessible mindfulness practices with playful holistic music instruction at his “Ukulele Zen” workshops and retreats. He was awarded a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts for his work bringing healing music to cancer patients. Stu recorded and toured with renowned sacred chant artist Snatam Kaur, playing on her “Best New Age” Grammy award nominated album “Beloved”.