Participants will learn and practice ukulele basics, including a few chords and strumming techniques through the music of John Prine. Musician and teacher Johnny Duke will lead this introductory class. Duke, who recorded and toured with Little Big Town, currently tours with Mary Chapin Carpenter and recently released his own record, Reimagine. Ukuleles provided or bring your own. Ages 7 and up. Presented in support of the exhibit American Currents: The Music of 2017. Taylor Swift Education Center. Included with museum admission. Free to museum members. Limited seating.
Admission is included with Museum ticket* or Museum membership.
* Tennessee children ages 18 and under from Cheatham, Davidson, Robertson, Rutherford, Sumner, Williamson, and Wilson counties receive free museum admission as part of Community Counts: Museum Admission Program for Locals. Up to two accompanying adults receive 25 percent off admission. Proof of residency required. For more information, please visit Community Counts or inquire at the Museum Box Office.