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Jake Shimabukuro

Ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro put on a great show in Gainesville. I really enjoyed the performance!

The concert was more than two hours of music. Some songs he performed with his electric and bass guitar players. 145 more words

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Ukulele Performance with Jake Shimabukuro

Ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro is on tour, and I’m looking forward to hearing him perform in Gainesville on Feb. 9.

I’ve been playing his CDs, picking up and playing my ukuleles (one at a time, of course), and looking forward to his upcoming concert. 827 more words

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In My Life

There are sensory perceptions that we carry throughout our lives.  It might be a sound, a smell, an image that once brought to mind brings forth the atmosphere and feeling of the time in which they first entered our consciousness. 384 more words

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Say What? Ukulele!

A few years back as I was squandering time  learning valuable things on youtube, I discovered this gem. You’re probably familiar with While My Guitar Gently Weeps… 35 more words


My Top 10 Beatles Covers

My favourite band of all time – not a controversial opinion I’m aware, but an honest one – had such an outstanding trio of songwriters at their core that any list of their ‘standards’ must extend way past the obvious hits and into the deep album cuts that are the pitfall of so many lesser groups. 936 more words

TED Talks: Jake Shimabukuro Plays "Bohemian Rhapsody" On The Ukulele

In February 2010, during a live TED event in Long Beach, California, American musician and composer Jake Shimabukuro performed his rendition of Queen’s 1975 hit “Bohemian Rhapsody”. 91 more words


good to relax..

4:23 pm. Just finished breakfast. Been house and pet sitting for my brother and his family, who are still vacationing and visiting relatives in CA. They are now somewhere up near Pincecrest in the Sierras. 341 more words