Welcome to Chicks with Picks Melbourne

About

Chicks with Picks Melbourne is a music teaching business run by Helen Begley from Melbourne.

She is dedicated to teaching women and girls to play ukulele, guitar and write songs to share at gigs, community festivals and social strumming occasions. Honorary Chicks (Blokes) welcome!

Latest News

We’re ONLINE

ENROL NOW for 2020!

Chicks with Picks Melbourne is now offering guitar, ukulele and songwriting lessons online. If you’re stuck at home looking at that neglected instrument in the corner and thinking, it might be time to while away some hours learning to strum some songs, drop us a line on our contact page.  We’re here to get you picking and strumming to your favourite songs from the comfort of your own home. 

News 

It’s busking time at Ceres Sunday Market.

Chicks with Picks Melbourne Junior students are getting very excited! It’s busking time at Ceres Sunday Market. Junior students look forward to this event every year. They get to share what they’ve learnt over the last few months, contribute to the atmosphere of a...

WHAT ARE YOU DOING NEXT YEAR? ENROL for 2020.

What are you doing next year? Have you considered learning ukulele or guitar? Joining a group music class with other women is such a great way to learn an instrument. It’s fun, it’s supportive and It’s friendly. Chicks with Picks Melbourne specialise in offering music...

SURREY HILLS MUSIC FESTIVAL 2019

We are pleased to announce that we will be performing at this year’s Surrey Hills Music Festival. It’s a wonderful free community event that happens each year in November. It is a celebration of community music making and boasts a program of...

Events: Newport Folk Festival

Newport Folk Festival, Melbourne 29th -30th June, Market Street, Newport. Chicks with Picks Melbourne will appear en masse at Newport Folk Festival on Sunday 30th  June at 1pm on the Market Street Stage. www.newportfolkfestival.org.au   Come...