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Monday's Music Box: "Jake"

In the Ukulele world, that’s all you need to say.  Everyone knows who you’re talking about. No need to attempt pronouncing his last name.

What this man can do with only four strings is simply stunning.


Ukulele Grooves

So the temperature has plummeted here in Ottawa down to minus 37 Celsius with the wind chill today.

Frost bite warnings in effect.

Good times. 611 more words


Minotaurs, Ukuleles, and New Year Ponderings

The Chinese refer to 2013 as the “Year of the Snake,” but for me it will forever be my Year of the Minotaur.

It seems that whenever something finally blips its way onto my personal radar screen of awareness, it then reappears so frequently that I start to wonder just how stunted my powers of observation actually might be. 464 more words

Random Ruminations

You've got to hear this.

Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen like you’ve never heard before.  So much to get out of this.  First, there’s the incredible ukulele playing of Jake Shimabukuro. Wow. 68 more words