UK-ulele Craze!

This article just came across the wire – more proof that the ukulele is back, baby, and not going away soon!

It was made famous by George Formby and its unmistakeable sound harks back to a bygone era of bustling music halls on the end of the pier.

But fast forward 80 years and the ukulele is making a huge comeback – among teenagers.

Music teachers at Horndean Technology College bought 30 of Hawaiian instruments and have been astounded as interest in music-making among schoolchildren has soared…

Check out the rest of this article and the video from The Portsmouth News:

The Kids Are Alright!

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BeatNik is a 21st century bohemian: animator, game developer, artist, and super ukulele geek! He also is a new dad, and owns and operates http://UkeCanPlay.com!

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