How good was the new Facebook Marketplace? Someone on one of the ukulele forums on Facebook had shared a For Sale posting.
This former Country House still retains some of its original features including the panelled library. Throughout the Festival from Friday afternoon onwards, Pete Howlett will be building a koa concert ukulele which will be the prize for a lucky full ticket holder name to be randomly drawn in the intermission of the concert.
On Saturday ukulele makers will display and sell their instruments and be available to answer questions. There will be workshops on ukulele building, playing techniques for beginners and experienced players, song writing, painting ukuleles and more.
Richard Durrant will compose a piece especially for the Festival and work with groups which will come together to perform as the grand finale of the Saturday evening concert. Learn More Participating Makers Building ukulele is both art and science.
Meet the makers - whether you are a player, a buyer or a maker yourself - and get the inside story.
Check out our mini biographies. Non residents purchase their own food from the terrace cafe. First come, first served. Not available to purchase on the day.
Payment is by Bank Transfer or cheque. If you would like a ticket, please contact us via the form at the bottom of the page.
We will get back to you with payment details. Bank Transfer is very easy if you bank online, and if you don't, your bank will be able to advise. All payments in sterling please, cheques must be drawn on a UK bank.Download the Free Ukulele Staff & Tablature Music Manuscript Paper (79KB PDF) The page has six staves, each containing the treble cleff musical staff plus G-C-E-A tablature lines (strings, actually I suppose).
I bought a ukulele exactly three months ago today, and now that I’ve been noodling around with it for a bit, I thought I’d let you see how far I’ve gotten. The North Shore Ukulele Society focuses on learning new techniques and also on playing in a group format.
Our group meets the first Sunday afternoon of each month (except in July and August) at the Et. The 3rd Age Strummers group has been formed to give beginners the opportunity to learn to play the Ukulele.
You will have to provide your own instrument. A variety of free documents, links, etc.
for my fellow ukulele phreaks. (strum on, brothers and sisters!) Some of them can even be used by you unlucky folk who . Ukulele Tuner- An online Ukulele tuner that allows you to uptune and downtune accordingly. Pineapple Pete's Uke School - Ukulele lessons ranging from the absolute basics to advanced fingerpicking.
UkePlay - A site for video lessons on ukulele techniques and how to play specific songs made by a fellow Redditor!