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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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Six String Mya-Moe Baritone Ukulele: East Virginia Blues

Here’s an interesting sound from a six string baritone-sized ukulele

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If you are busy making rain, you need someone else to play the ukulele

We love the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain.  We love orchestras.  We love the Wellington International Ukulele Orchestra, the Langley Ukulele Ensemble and other orchestras.  Not sure, though, what you call the rainmaker orchestra. Hands, snapping fingers, clapping.  Listen to … Continue reading

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Seeking Sunlight: Ukuleles, time-lapse photo, Music

Have you seen some of the cool time lapse photography that’s being shared online?  Sample the Packer-Steelers game,  Vancouver City,  or a range of nature timelapses. As you see there’s an intriguing element to it.  If you want an in-depth … Continue reading

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Warms your heart: Cold Ukulele SunnyBoy at -10 C

With all of the snow falling in the NE United States and the cold weather that sweeps across the country, my Florida heart goes out to cold friends everywhere. It is cold in Florida. We wear winter jackets. The rain … Continue reading

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ImproVox: Will it help you sing in Tune with your Ukulele?

Once I decide whether to buy this for the iPhone or iPad, I’ll give it a test run with the ukulele and see what happens.  Has anyone already tried it with their ukulele?  

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Flukulele Jam: Ukulele and Native American flute

I hope the next video I can post here with a Native American flute and ukulele will be one that shows I’ve figured out what chords to write for my friends to strum while I coax a note or two … Continue reading

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… the Mighty Gitchigoomee: Huron Carol

As small children we sang in choir “The Huron Carol” a lot during the months of November and December.  I presume this was to get us ready for Christmas because the refrain contains “Jesus is born”. I hadn’t heard the … Continue reading

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Victoria Vox in Technicolor

A few weeks back, I attended the Tampa Bay Ukulele Getaway.  Seems a long time ago. But I wanted to share a little about Victoria Vox’s workshop at the event.  She taught us how to play  “Technicolor Way” from her … Continue reading

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