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Whatever happened to Kumbaya? The role of Ukulele in Life

The summer is gone.  What happened to it?  So fast.  Not once did I sit around a campfire and sing Kumbaya.  Come to think of it, haven’t done that for decades. Not long ago, Ron Hale wrote a lengthy response … Continue reading

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John’s Olde Time Religion Ukulele Contest: Some good uke tabs

June 15, 2011 marked the end of John’s Olde Time Religion Contest that was announced somewhere over on the boards at Ukulele Underground. I didn’t see it til now. You can check out all of the entries here. One of … Continue reading

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Bee-uke-ti-ful: On her way to perform Rimsky-Korsakov’s Flight of the Bumblebee

When the azaleas bloom (a couple of weeks ago now) I usually take my camera out for a workout.  I was focusing on the azaleas, but my automatic focus chose something else.  Not until I brought the photo into my … Continue reading

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Ukulele Tab: Bailey and Public Domain Ukulele Music

Music in Public Domain for the ukulele in the United States is not overly common. As I wrote at an earlier date about my find of N.B. Bailey and Keoki E. Awai’s book of Ukulele Solos, I will not repeat … Continue reading

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Eric Clapton’s “Run Back to Your Side” was free

On iTunes I download Eric Clapton’s free song “Run Back to Your Side”.  The freebie was to celebrate his new album, “Clapton”.   Of course I downloaded the free song and then looked through all my music to see what … Continue reading

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Harry Potter Ukulele Tab: When Ginny Kissed Harry

When I first saw the Harry Potter movie “The Half-Blood Prince” I knew that at least two of the pieces would be great fun to play on the ukulele. The first time you hear great music can be quite magical. … Continue reading

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More Giuliani Ukulele Tab for Toolkit: Tirolienne

Thanks to Michael on Classic Tabs Blog for Tyrolienne in Tabledit and pdf form.  If you would like the Tab Toolkit format (Guitar Pro 5) to upload to your iPhone or iPad, here it is — Tyrolienne. I do like … Continue reading

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Ukulele Tab “Pick Waltz” from Bailey’s 1916 Ukulele Solos

Update: January, 2015 — A full version of the book is available on my newer website.  You can also download Pick Waltz as pdf and gp5 file at this site. ——————– While browsing through a local bookstore a few months ago I … Continue reading

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Ukulele Tabs for Tab Toolkit: Mauro Giuliani

Tab Toolkit for the iPhone was updated around Feb. 17 or so.  I am even more impressed with this program. All kinds of tweaks (such as locking down the landscape view to name only one) make it even better and … Continue reading

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Ding Dong Merrily on High: Ukulele Tabs

One of my favorite Christmas Carols has become “Ding Dong Merrily on High.”  Last year, I found Peter Edvinsson’s easy-to-play version of “Ding Dong Merrily on High” and enjoyed playing the song with a friend playing chords to accompany the melody … Continue reading

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