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Workshops and Conferences

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This page updated October 2017



• Nov 2017

Ukulele Hot Springs - James Hill



This event is "An unforgettable weekend of music, learning and rejuvenationn at the beautiful Harrison Hot Springs Resort!". It is the premier event for all ukulele enthusiasts and registration is quickly being sold out, so act quickly. There will be a few spots on the waiting list when registration closes. For Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced levels. Check the webiste link below for more information on this outstanding event!


Event dates: Nov 3rd to Nov 5th

Location: Harrison Hot Springs Resort and Spa; 100 Esplanade Ave, Harrison Hot Springs, B.C., Canada  V0M 1K0
Phone: 1-800-663-2266 

Workshop registration and tickets:
Please register at website:

Workshop instructors: James Hill,  Cynthia Kinnunen, Kevin Carroll, John Nash.




• January 2018

Ukulele Orchestra "Winter Waltz"


Anna Lyman offers ukulele enthusiasts an opportunity to play in an "ukulele orchestra". There are sessions planned for the 2018 New Year! Please check out this great opportunity to further your playing skills in a different kind of setting that goes beyond your "sing and strum" jam sessions! 

Rehearsal dates: January - March (10 sessions); April - June (11 sessions)

Location: 1038 Hillside Ave., Victoria, B.C. 

Workshop Cost: Please see website for tuition rates: 

Workshop instructors: Anna Lyman, B.Mus

Registration form: Contact Anna Lyman:


• January 2018

12th annual Vancouver Island Ukulele Workshop


*** CANCELLED FOR 2018 ***

Due to many compications and unexpected circumstances, the Vancouver Island Ukulele Workshop will unfortunately be cancelled for 2018. We apologize to our many ukulele enthusiasts and teachers who have supported us these past years. We look forward to seeing you all again in 2019! 


Workshop date: T.B.A.

Location: T.B.A.

Workshop Cost: T.B.A.

Workshop instructors: To be chosen from Vancouver Island "Doane Ukulele" Staff.

Registration form: Please check back on this page in November 2018 to register for the 2019 workshop!


• March 2018

Vancouver Ukulele Festival 2018 



"After an amazing sold our VUF 2017, fantastic gala concert, fun and transformative workshops and our first full Ukulele marketplace, I am delighted to announce the 2018 dates and confirmed instructors / artists so far ..... with an evening Gala Concert hall that can seat 500, and two whole days of Ukulele workshops and jams!" ..... Daphne Roubini


Event dates: April 27th, 28th, 29th, 2018

Location: T.B.A.          

Workshop registration and tickets: - Workshops: Prices (2 days) T.B.A.     Gala Concert: prices T.B.A.

Workshop instructors: Sarah Maisel, Craig Chee, Abe Lagrimas Jr, Ruby & Smith, Kalei Gamiao, Heidi Swedberg, Daniel Ward, Daphne Roubini, and more! 


• May 2018

Esquimalt Ukulele Festival 2018 (formerly Larsen Music Ukulele Week)

This event targets enthusiasts at all ages, and the 2018 edition takes over where Larsen Music left off and aims to be just as exciting as the previous years. There's always something for everyone! Numerous workshops are planned, and instructors / performers will be just as great as they have been before.

Event dates: May 23rd to May 27th

Location: Various loactions during the week throughout Victoria, BC. 

Workshop registration and tickets:
Please contact Jamyang Lodto: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Workshop instructors: T.B.A.

Website: T.B.A.