Dani Joy - Ukulele Lessons
Phone: (530) 209-3076
Teaching Schedule: Monday – Friday
Full time - $100/mo (includes 4 half hour lessons)
Part time - $30/ half hour lesson
Music Styles: Jazz, Vintage, Folk, Blues, Pop, 50’s Malt Shop.
Ukulele Lessons: Let’s go with your inspiration and musical genre choice. Topics covered: finger-style, chord melody, note reading, TAB reading, strumming and rhythm, dynamic (volume control and timing). Lets get those fingers movin’!
Student Ages: 5 years- 90 years, and everyone in between!
Student Skill Level: Beginner-Advanced
Teaching Experience: Teaching Since 2010
Education: BFA Rhode Island School of Design; Illustration
About & Musical Experience:
Music: School of Hard Knocks (Musical family education)
Dani Joy has been teaching and performing as a Jazz Ukulele player/ vocalist since 2010. Locally she has performed in wineries, brew pubs, restaurants and various private parties. Nationally Dani Joy has been closely involved with Reno Ukulele Festival, Palm Springs Ukulele Festival, and Auburn's Goldman Ukulele Festival (of which she is a member of the board.)
She is a Featured Artist of Ko'Aloha Ukulele, designed & handcrafted in Honolulu, Hi.
Focus on performing is a big part of her teaching and she loves offering opportunities for her students to play for an audience.
To see Dani Joy's performing schedule, visit her website at www.DaniJoyMusic.comMusical Influences:
Jazz & vintage Jazz, Ella Fitzgerald, Tony Bennett, Nat King Cole, Norah Jones, Fleetwood Mac, Joao Gilberto, Frank Sinatra, Beatles, Monkeys, Amy Winehouse. Also a fan of bluegrass, classic rock, oldies, modern pop tunes, Hawai'ian, Latin & Bossa Nova.