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Have You Ever Heard an Ukulele Played Like This?!

This is Taimane Gardner, an ukulele virtuoso.  Just wanted to share ’cause I’m rather impressed.

Of course, there’s also Jake Shimabukuro…

Big ups for reppin’ Hawaii!


Old Settler's Music Festival Gallery

Good times were had last weekend at Austin’s laid-back music event, the Old Settlers Music Festival, despite the Hill Country storms that rocked the event, delayed some sets, and brought a double rainbow.  40 more words

Soleil et ukulélé

L’été semble là ces derniers jours, et tout ça donne envie d’évasion, de mer, de plage et… de musique des îles!

Justement ce week-end a eu lieu le Record du Monde de Ukulélé à Los Angeles. 366 more words

Non Classé

Tuesday Tunes - Poetry Through Music, #10, 2015

Her hair is tied back, hardy gloves are put on,

to tame the wild through the window, where – beyond

the glass – there lives and breathes… 141 more words


What 'Ukulele Players Should I Listen To?

Probably one of my favorite questions to answer. It is always refreshing to hear a student ask who they should listen to. I feel it is an essential part of the learning process to listen to great players. 383 more words


Kids, Hospitals and Ukes

What a great idea!  Kids in hospitals being given ukuleles under the guidance of music therapists!

On Monday I talked with Corey Bergman by phone as he walked the beach in Floridian. 175 more words


Mr. Ron goes ahead and posts the article he thought was going to run in another publication

One thing I’m good at is inflating my hopes. Exaggerating my parameters. Building my weight-bearing circus-tents out of balsa wood. The following is the piece I had been referring to for some time. 1,261 more words