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my Beau Hannam monarch butterfly tenor uke John Pak 10/7/2015 10:32:52 AM

Hope you like my version of this great Carole King song

The ukulele consists of Tasmanian blackwood ...
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Announcing Milwaukee Uke Fest 7! mattydee 9/28/2015 10:03:58 AM 1 reply
Two little months are all that separate you from...

Milwaukee Uke Fest 7!

Join us on Saturday, November 21st, 2015 for a full-day festival at the Sunset Pla...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: mattydee Date: 10/6/2015 11:09:56 AM
Funky Frets Uke Fest Fun Report singndance 10/5/2015 3:11:33 PM
Super fest from start to finish. So well put together and such great uke music all weekend. Killer opener concert had em wowed and even out of our seats dancing. Excellent wor...
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Star Wars Ukulele Rob Uker 9/29/2015 12:26:24 PM 1 reply
Check out my first attempt a a Lunch Box Ukulele.
I did it in a Star Wars theme.
May the Schwartz be with you!!!
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: deejay Date: 9/29/2015 8:06:56 PM
Susan Howell Book on FM Marketplace Muttzukii 9/28/2015 1:25:18 PM   (Updated: 9/28/2015 6:00:58 PM)
Probably a lot of the frequent posters here don't need another book. However, if you've been looking for something to gently [at the start] challenge you to improve y...
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Risa bass uke Frank B 9/26/2015 1:38:13 PM
I am considering learning to play the bass ukulele, and I wonder if anyone on this forum has knowledge to share about the Risa Bass ukulele? The website says it is strung wit...
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Free Ukulele Chord Book runars 9/26/2015 1:15:04 PM
Here is a free Ukulele chord book and information on an Indiegogo campaign for a Luthier School http://bit.ly/moderstringForum...
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Funky Frets Uke Fest One Week Away CurtSheller 9/24/2015 10:53:30 AM
Last promo post for the festival. And there are still tickets available: www.funkyfretsukefest.com. The instruments that we have managed to get for the raffle is impressive. A...
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help choosing between two kala asac-c luckyluca 9/14/2015 6:38:33 PM 2 replies
Hi, i tried two identical kala asac-c at my local shop and they have different sounds.

the one i like most in look, darker, has a slightly sharper sound but dimmer in...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: J Boy Shyne Date: 9/23/2015 10:47:37 PM
Luther wood Tom A. 9/21/2015 6:17:16 PM 3 replies
last year I took out a cherry tree and thought it might be cool if I could use that wood for an ukulele. I have a couple half round chunks. The trunk was not perfectly round s...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Tom B. Date: 9/22/2015 2:38:05 PM
Tuning Pegs for Aloha Royal Model 2654Uke Sevenwood 9/15/2015 4:27:35 PM   (Updated: 9/15/2015 9:02:44 PM) 3 replies
I recently bought this Soprano Ukulele at an estate sale. It seems in great shape except the white MOTS knobs is broken on one peg. I'd like to find an exact replacement. ...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Dima Date: 9/21/2015 11:11:59 PM
Unusual pineapple ukulele Dima 9/21/2015 11:06:19 PM
Hi, ukulele inthusiasts! Could you please help me identify this unusual pineapple ukulele and tell me about it? Thanks. The last picture is early Royal Hawaiian (20-30th) hea...
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Craig Chee & Sarah Maisel Interview jimdville 9/21/2015 7:36:02 PM
Ukulele couple Craig Chee and Sarah Maisel discuss their approach to playing and arranging as a duo in this 3 Questions Interview recorded at Tunes in the Tunes Ukulele Camp, ...
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Kamaka Tenor Hoot Gibson 7/30/2015 11:04:12 AM 2 replies
I inherited a 1959 gold label Kamaka, too small for my ham-like hands. I swapped it for lifetime lessons and an Oscar Schmidt baritone. Happy? Yowza!...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Tom A. Date: 9/21/2015 6:01:16 PM
solid body uke with pickup ralphiewho 8/18/2015 7:07:21 AM 4 replies
Our club music director is starting cancer treatments and took a uke to the chemo lab and the nurses said it was a bit too loud for the others there.

I would like to ...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Dutch Date: 9/21/2015 11:41:36 AM
Tuning peg for a Harmony ellkeeper 9/4/2015 9:30:34 PM 3 replies
I recently found a Harmony uke. It is a model 660 concert soprano . I am having it
restored and need one peg. The peg is more of a square
than round, but the base pa...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Pahu Date: 9/19/2015 6:12:33 PM
So, what do you think? singndance 9/13/2015 9:56:54 PM 3 replies
This summer has been an adventure in playing in front of little groups of guitar types. Sometimes with paper -sometimes just playing - no help looking at their fingers.
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: karl Date: 9/16/2015 4:43:57 AM
two-chord ukulele song kids can learn? tclouie 8/15/2015 9:37:59 PM 6 replies
Hi, I didn't get any response to my post about music summer camp, but I did want some input about this: What is a good simple two-chord ukulele song kids can learn, as beg...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: karl Date: 9/16/2015 4:13:06 AM
Singers/players near Ontario California Desertuke 9/13/2015 2:34:02 PM
Anyone near Ontario California want to meetup and jam/sing? Would love to form a group interested in hooking up to start a group. I love to sing, and would love to share the...
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Tony Danza on Dr. Oz playing a Flea looney tunes 8/24/2015 3:24:13 PM   (Updated: 8/24/2015 3:24:53 PM) 1 reply
Just saw Tony Danza play a few bars of Five Foot Two on The Dr Oz show today. He gave a plug for Jim Beloff and the flea. Pretty cool....
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Posgroup Date: 9/6/2015 5:28:46 PM
Akulele ukulele Soprano Joseph Todaro Miss Vee 9/4/2015 5:39:52 PM 2 replies
hi I am a newbie uke player! I bought this little ukulele a few weeks ago and I am wanting to trade it or sell it. I have super tiny-tiny hands. The fret board is wide for me,...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Miss Vee Date: 9/6/2015 3:11:55 AM
Giveaway for an Eventide H9 Stompbox LC5 9/1/2015 12:19:25 PM 1 reply
GoChords is giving away an Eventide H9 Stompbox!

View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Ukulele Rob Date: 9/3/2015 5:55:07 PM
'Howard' brand soprano uke alexmoody 8/31/2015 2:50:08 PM 4 replies
hi everyone.

first things first.. new member, first time post so thanks for having me!

I was wondering if anyone could shed some light on this.

View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Ukulele Rob Date: 9/3/2015 5:49:27 PM
Robert Wheeler coolhanduke 7/29/2015 7:52:44 PM 1 reply
My friend Robert Wheeler, founder of Ukulele Unconscious was taken by an aggressive form of leukemia a couple of weeks ago. His collection of ukuleles spanned the whole gamut ...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Diesel Date: 8/25/2015 9:09:39 PM
Tonewood Amp - Ampless Amplifier ricdoug 8/7/2015 10:06:42 PM 12 replies


View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Ukulele Rob Date: 8/21/2015 12:41:08 PM
Use New Jersey 3! August 28 - 30 in Morristown, NJ ScooterD35 5/30/2015 10:04:20 AM 4 replies
On August 28, 29 & 30 we will return to the Mansion in Morristown, NJ for Uke New Jersey Too!

We start on Friday night with a concert, followed by workshops, open mic...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Ukulele Rob Date: 8/20/2015 12:23:41 AM
Tenor Uke With Electronics ukeman80 8/19/2015 11:38:11 AM 1 reply
Hey Everyone! Been a while since I posted here. I am looking for a tenor ukulele with electronics. What's the best you can do for under $500... I prefer one from a good...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Ukulele Rob Date: 8/20/2015 12:13:15 AM
I'm on the Road Again......almost singndance 6/15/2015 6:46:13 PM 3 replies
NY uke fest is down; we haven't cranked it up in Connecticut yet,so I'm going to go to NJ in Sept. and then to PA in October for the Funky Frets fest. All you great ...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Ukulele Rob Date: 8/7/2015 3:07:28 PM
Lil' Rev Wife's Cancer Fund jimdville 8/5/2015 2:32:46 PM 1 reply
Our uke friend Lil' Rev's wife Carol has been diagnosed with cancer. A fund has been set up and over 500 folks have raised nearly $45,000! Let's help push that t...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Ukulele Rob Date: 8/7/2015 3:06:00 PM
Funky Frets Uke Fest Update - October 2,3,4 - 2015 CurtSheller 8/6/2015 8:51:56 PM
The Funky Fret Uke Fest site has been updated. Got tired of WordPress acting up.

Added a lot go new information to the schedule of performers, workshops they are doi...
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summer music camp in North Hollywood tclouie 8/6/2015 1:25:31 AM
I was privileged last month to join the staff of the annual music camp put on at First Christian Church of North Hollywood. I used all the ukes I have access to: my Irish gree...
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Transpose Tool JohnBaxter 8/2/2015 4:21:49 AM 2 replies
I created a Transpose tool for my personal use, but decided to make it available to other players that may find it useful. It is intended for exploring various keys of songs y...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: JohnBaxter Date: 8/2/2015 10:35:35 PM
Note to Tab Tool JohnBaxter 8/2/2015 4:20:22 AM
A few months ago I created a Note to Tab Tool for personal use. I wanted something that would aid in creating simple Tab riffs. If you have a piece of sheet music, but don'...
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Starting a Ukulele group in Galion, Ohio Ticker 6/5/2015 2:50:26 PM 10 replies
I am going to try to start a Ukulele group at our Senior Citizens center in Galion, Ohio. Need recommendations on inexpensive but playable Ukuleles. I have done a little re...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Ticker Date: 8/1/2015 9:51:03 PM
Fifth iUke in the Fall tour coolhanduke 7/29/2015 8:00:20 PM
At the end of September I will embark for the fifth time on a cross country motor ukulele tour in my old Toyota motorhome-- Northern California to the Liverpool Nova Scotia In...
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Old Kamaka Tom A. 7/24/2015 5:31:08 PM 1 reply
A friend has the oldest Kamaka soprano uke I have ever seen. There is no marking on the headpiece. I am having trouble photographing the label. Can any of you folks tell me wh...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Jazmo Date: 7/29/2015 3:10:15 PM
Purchasing a Godin Tenor Uke Rick Cota 7/27/2015 11:15:21 PM
Hi, everyone, could use some recommendations regarding purchasing a Godin Tenor Uke. They come in three different finishes, clear, sunburst, and Koa. Of course there is a p...
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A Cautionary (ebay) tale Ernie 7/23/2015 3:41:30 PM 2 replies
Unlike some, I quite like ebay, and have generally had pretty good experiences there.
I recently had a bad transaction, and since the item in question is up for auction ag...
View / Add to Thread Last Post By: Ticker Date: 7/26/2015 7:44:46 PM

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