Wanna Learn?

Experience the joy of playing the ukulele with Dead Mans Uke's engaging workshops catered to both beginners and experienced players. Our workshops offer a multi-media experience that incorporates video clips, audio, PDF handouts, and more, making the learning process interactive and enjoyable.

Perfect for festivals, Uke clubs, and various events, our workshops have been successfully conducted in diverse locations such as Australia, USA, Germany, Czech Republic, Poland, Belfast, and beyond. The visually captivating presentations keep participants fully engaged from start to finish, while the high-quality handouts ensure that they have the necessary information to continue practicing and honing their skills long after the workshop concludes. Get ready to learn, be inspired, and have a great time on your ukulele journey with Dead Mans Uke workshops.

Tim Teaching a Workshop in Poland

NEW for 2024!

Some new ukulele training workshops for 2024.
Dark Art of Fingerpicking
The Dark Art of Fingerpicking - Vol 1
Unpicking picking for the Ukulele

This workshop helps you get started fingerpicking on a ukulele.
What fingers? what strings? Arrrrggggh.

Simple secrets and techniques will have you picking in no time and give you the confidence to pick away in your playing!

Intermediate and Recent Beginners.
45 - 60mins.
Handout as PDF or Print.

Slap & Tickle:
Unbelievable U-Bass
Creative techniques from a big bass for little ones!

Want to learn some cool U-Bass tricks?
Fancy some double bass slapping techniques?

This workshop will teach how to apply some big bass techniques to the little U-Bass!

Beginners and Intermediate.
45 - 60mins.
Handout as PDF or Print.


Available themed ukulele workshops to enhance your events.
Building an Act
An Act
From plucking to Performing

Aimed at groups and performers this is all about performing. From stagecraft to setup to good old advice on how to put on a better show.

No songs, just top advice on building your unique act.

Performers or Starting Out.
45 - 60mins.
Handout as PDF or Print.

Spiderman Workshop
TV Theme-Tastic!

With great theme tunes comes great responsibilities!

Learn our twist on this classic TV theme, along with some picking riffs, the full solo and more.

Beginners and Intermediate.
45 - 60mins.
Handout as PDF or Print.

Glen Campbell Workshop
Everything I Know 
I Learnt from Glen Campbell

Learn some turn-arounds and tricks that you can use to enhance your playing as well as a classic country tune...

All from an old record we've had for years.
Be More Glen.

Beginners and Intermediate.
45 - 60mins.
Handout as PDF or Print.

Under the Covers
Under The Covers
Crafting a Cover Version

Join us on a journey through some classic and weird cover versions to learn the secrets of making a song your own. You will learn an 80s song along with all the tips to apply to your songs moving forward.

Beginners and Intermediate.
45 - 60mins.
Handout as PDF or Print.

Fine Art of Dum Ching
The Fine Art of Dum Ching
Simple Rhythm, Endless Possibilities

Ideal for beginners as we work through an old song or two and give them the DMU treatment covering chords, picking patterns and more! You'll learn a couple of songs and the Dum Ching secret sauce!

Beginners and Intermediate.
45 - 60mins.
Handout as PDF or Print.


Late night shenanigans or crazy strum along, join Dead Mans Uke as we lead a J-UKE BOX strum-along of some of our own tunes as well as some classics thrown in. Think 12" Dance Mix of cool play-along tunes...

All Abilities.
45 - 60mins.
All Chords/Lyrics on Screen.

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Want to book one of these workshops?
Whether you'd like to include a performance from Dead Mans Uke or not, just reach out to us, and we'll give you all the details on availability and pricing.
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Tim and Jake leading a workshop

We can supply full PA systems / lighting / online promotion and ticket sales / posters and marketing materials as needed and have public liability insurance and PAT Tested gear too.

We are triple vaccinated, hyper caffeinated and ready to roll!

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Music & Shows
  • You can check our list of public shows via the menu and find some of our music on all the major streaming sites such as Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon, Deezer etc. You can also grab a CD from our merchandise page as well as other goodies!

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