I thought this seemed like a beautiful project, so I wanted to share it with the gang… Click the “K” in the upper left corner of the video to learn more about this cool ukulele project.
Today, May 2nd, is National Ukulele Day! In honor of our beloved instrument, please join Mike Upton, President of Kala Ukulele, as he discusses the history of the Ukulele. Enjoy!!!
Halloween and ukulele? Why not? You can dress up as a Tiki… …drop a couple of dry ice cubes in that Zombie cocktail (be sure to use the Shrunken-Head tiki mug) and then… …entertain the crowd with Ukulele Mike’s rendition of The Monster Mash! Boo, BeatNik
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA WORKSHOP TOUR If you don’t know Jim D’Ville by now, allow me to do you the HUGE favor of introducing him to you. Jim is the creator of the “Play Ukulele By Ear” DVD course, and the website that bears its name. He is also one of the nicest guys around and a … Continue reading
Congratulations to Sylvain Bethelot of Montreuil, France! Sylvain used a very clever approach to generate over 3400 points in the contest. In addition to creating a very nice relationship between his blog, Ukulele-Blog.com and our own UkeCanPlay.com, he also went out of his way to translate and subtitle the Speak Ukulele tutorial and put it … Continue reading
Members of UkeCanPlay.com get first access and special price! Sign -up today to join us! ]]————————————————————>> If you haven’t heard by now, there’s something very exciting happening here at UkeCanPlay.com – the launch of our flagship product, Speak Ukulele. Tomorrow morning at 8am PST (my time) the SECRET DOORS open to allow members exclusive access … Continue reading
Shimabukuro gained international fame the new-fashioned way — by going viral on the Web. A video of Shimabukuro playing his arrangement of George Harrison’s While My Guitar Gently Weeps Continue reading
From UkeCanPlay member Sue Marchant:
If I weren’t 3000 miles across the planet, there’s only ONE place I’d be this week: The New York Uke Fest Just look at this amazing list of performers: Tonight there will be a screening of: This film is a must-see event for all ukulele lovers! In an upcoming article, we will be interviewing the … Continue reading
Look at this SWEET Tiki Ukulele poster: There’s still time to get out your digital brushes, waxy crayons and fingerpaints and enter the 2010 Wine Country Uke Fest poster competiton – deadline for entries is May 21, 2010. The winner will win an amazing, Sonny “D” Ohta-san Bell-shape Concert ‘ukulele handmade in Hawai’i by Sonny Dahlin–’ukulele … Continue reading