Matthew Fagan's Ukulele Workshop

October 3rd 2014  2.00pm - 4.00pm 

Special School Holiday Event

Carlingford Music Centre

Matthew fagan is the endorsed player of Maton Ukuleles. Matthew has recently appeared  performing & facilitating workshop at the Port Fairy Folk Festival, Melbourne Ukulele Festival and Central Coast Ukulele Festival  and at Swingalales and SSCUM Ukulele Clubs.

Matthew’s Ukulele workshop, depending on interest, can cover :-

-Complete right hand fingerstyle development for ukulele from beginner to advanced.  Covering fingerstyle influenced by Folk/country/ and traditional genres as in styles of Merle Travis /
Chet Atkins /and Tommy Emmanuel.

-Rock and shredding guitar techniques as seen on tour with Billy Connolly and The Buena Vista Social Club

-Banjo rolls, Bluegrass and Flamenco guitar technique as applied to fingerstyle guitar including Flamenco strumming techniques i.e. rasguedeo advanced rhythms.

-Flat picking techniques as in Traditional bluegrass and gypsy
jazz (Django Reinhardt) styles.

-How to create your own chord melody arrangments and chord melody development.

-Scales and harmonies and especially strumming techniques for instrumental ukulele playing


Matthew Fagan is a Leading Educationist and performer with the following qualifications BMUS-Performance (University of Melbourne)
BMUS-Composition (Monash University)
Graduate Diploma of Education (Monash University)
Post Graduate Diploma Community Cultural Development (University of Melbourne).
His studies have included  a major focus on Performance, Arrangement and Composition.

Workshop Location- Matthew Fagan's Ukulele Workshop
Carlingford Music Centre
320 Pennant Hills Road Carlingford NSW 2118
Friday the 3rd October 2pm to 4pm
Tickets are $20 Adults, $15 Students
Booking essential call Bill Ferguson 02 9873 2333 or email

Also Available - The Complete guitar Workshop Matthew Fagen - Friday October 3rd 2014 7.30pm - 9.30pm