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VIDEOS OF DR. UKE AND DAUGHTERS from various venues in NYC

-USUALLY HELD ON SATURDAY, TWO WEEKS BEFORE THE LAST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH, THIS WILL BE A CASUAL, FUN GET TOGETHER, AIMED AT IMPROVING ONE'S "UKING," WHILE HAVING FUN, STRUMMIN' AND SINGIN'. The list of songs we will work from is HERE. Please download the songs (from the main songlist) and bring them with you. We meet at Brookdale Mountain Laurel, 1177 Hebron Ave., Glastonbury. Beginners 9:45-11am (this is now the only opportunity, besides my Adult Ed course, to learn from scratch-no more beginners' session the morning of the BIG SING). 11-1pm for the regular mid-month session.

Purpose: For ukulele enthusiasts of all ages and abilities to meet regularly to play songs, share techniques, and, hopefully, learn a thing or two.

Who: Anyone who plays the ukulele, or wants to learn to play. We invite frustrated or "lapsed" guitarists of any ability to see how easy it is to play your favorite songs on the ukulele. For those without instruments, ukuleles will be available for “testing the waters” at meetings.

When: Usually two meetings each month. The next meetings will be:

  • MID-MONTH MEETING- The next MMM will be Saturday, July 21st. Beginners from 9:45am to 11:00am. Regular meeting from 11am to 1pm. HERE are the songs we'll play.

  • BIG SING-The next BIG SING will be Saturday, July 28th. 10:30-11:30 we practice the songs listed below. 12-1 we accompany the BIG SING, a monthly community-wide singalong

  • MID-MONTH-Atria Glastonbury, 1177 Hebron Avenue, Glastonbury
  • BIG SING-Riverfront Community Center, 300 Welles Street, Glastonbury, CT

    Why: Because it’s fun, it’s free, and, simply put, “it can change your life.”

    These are the songs we will play at the July 28th BIG SING. The medleys for baritone tuning can be found on my "2 page medleys" (DGBE)page.

  • Those Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days Of Summer s   BAR
  • How Sweet It Is s   BAR
  • Oh, Lonesome Me *s   BAR 79, 122, 133
  • See You In September s   BAR
  • Getting To Know You/Wouldn't It Be Loverly
  • I Feel the Earth Move/Sweet Seasons (Carole King) s
  • Smile/When You're Smiling
  • Jamaica Farewell/Under the Boardwalk/Save the Last Dance For Me s
  • Ain't That a Kick In the Head s   BAR 132
  • When You Wish Upon a Star s   BAR
  • I'm a Believer C * s   BAR
  • The Summer Wind-with key change   BAR
  • I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing * s   BAR 18
  • Sittin' On the Dock of the Bay s   BAR
  • Wonderful, Wonderful s   BAR
  • Candy Man/Pure Imagination s
  • Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini s   BAR 102
  • Honeycomb s   BAR
  • C'est Si Bon/Put On a Happy Face s

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