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By Zachary Seckman, Creative Music Educator

Christmas Ukulele Class for Beginners

Language: English
All Levels
Christmas Ukulele Class for Beginners

Course description

Grab a ukulele and get ready to have fun learning and playing some classic Christmas songs to play and sing with your loved ones. In the class, we will walk you through the basics of playing Ukulele including: Holding, strumming, reading and playing chords. With the class, you will also learn to play the following 10 Christmas Songs:

  • Jingle Bells
  • Silent Night
  • Joy to the World
  • The First Noel
  • Up On the Housetop
  • Deck the Hall
  • Angels We Have Heard on High
  • The 12 Days of Christmas
  • We Wish You a Merry Christmas
  • and, Auld Lang Syne

Each lesson and each song includes a play-along video to help you learn each topic and play each song.. Included in the course is a downloadable and printable songbook that contains notes on playing your Ukulele, and all the above listed songs so you can use to play away from your device.

Related Skills

Course overview - 18

  • Materials Needed For the Class

  • Lesson 1: Parts of the Ukulele

  • Lesson 2: Holding the Ukulele

  • Lesson 3: The Strings on the Ukulele

  • Lesson 4: Fantastic Fingers

  • Lesson 5: Strumming The Strings

  • Lesson 6: Reading Chord Diagrams

  • Lesson 7: Learning the Basic Chords

  • Song 1: Jingle Bells

  • Song 2: Silent Night

  • Song 3: Joy To The World

  • Song 4: The First Noel

  • Song 5: Up On the Housetop

  • Song 6: Deck the Hall

  • Song 7: Angels We Have Heard On High

  • Song 8: The Twelve Days of Christmas

  • Song 9: We Wish You a Merry Christmas

  • Song 10: Auld Lang Sine

Learners who have already enrolled in this course

Meet your instructor

Zachary Seckman
Zachary SeckmanCreative Music Educator
Zach Seckman is a career musician who focuses on education, writing, and conducting music ensembles. In 2017, he earned a Bachelor of Music Education from Kansas State University. Zach is also the owner and lead teacher of Seckman Music Studio where he teaches music both in-person and online to hundreds of people.  He has been an active teacher since 2011 specializing in Piano, Percussion Ukulele, and Voice. While he is not teaching, Zach also writes and arranges music, and writes and publishes curriculum for Piano, Drums and Percussion, and a kids band called Little Jammers.  In 2020, the Seckman Virtual Music Academy was created as an extention of the music studio to offer an option for budding musicians to take classes and learn more on their own time and pace. Through out the year, we will continue to add more courses on Grinfer for piano, drums, ukulele, and other music concepts!