My wife and I have owned Hawaii Music Supply for about eight years now. For the first five years I did most of the in-store assisting of customers. At the time, Mike was running his eBay store and I used to think, he probably just sits in his boxers all day listing ukes and answering emails. He couldn’t handle helping people in a store all day. Well, I was dead wrong. Not only does Mike have a compulsive work ethic for customers, and an ukulele knowledge deeper than anyone, but he is also master of the five minute first ukulele lesson.
We often get this question. How hard is it to learn to play? or How long does it take to learn uke? I have often seen Mike answer that question by teaching people right on the spot. In only a few minutes! After getting their first lesson from Mike in-store, they leave confident that they can be having fun in no time. It all starts with these three magic chords-
C – F – G7 , Please send this to anyone who thinks learning to play the ukulele is impossible. It is often the most motivating first step; seeing how learning a few basic chords can have you strumming along to some great songs in no time. Enjoy!