Kate offers private and group instruction in both guitar and ukulele.  Lessons are paused for the summer and will start up again in the fall of 2022.  Sign up to Kate's newsletter to keep up to date with her teaching schedule.

 

PRIVATE INSTRUCTION 

(guitar or ukulele)

Get in touch for details:  kate(at)kateweekes.com   

$30 / 30 minutes 

$50/  50 minutes 

  • Flatpicking 
  • Fingerpicking 
  • Theory 
  • Moveable chord shapes 
  • Strumming technique 
  • Walking bass lines

 

BIOGRAPHY  

Kate Weekes is a multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and vocalist based in the Gatineau Hills of Quebec.  Kate has released three albums of original material as well as collaborative projects.  Her musical background ranges from touring in China with a swing band to touring the Canadian prairies with a fiddle group.  Her original music has garnered the recognition of the ‘Songs from the Heart’ Award for the political category in 2017.   

As a music teacher, Kate tailors her lessons to the individual interests of her students.  She incorporates theory and technique into songs that excite her students while pushing their musical boundaries by introducing new ideas.  Kate demystifies the fretboard and creates ‘aha!’ moments in her lessons. 

Kate is a certified James Hill (JHUI) Level 2 Ukulele instructor and incorporates the JHUI methods into her ukulele lessons.