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THE GLASTONBURY UKULELE CLUB

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MID-MONTH MEETING
-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, October 13th. 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, October 27th. 10:30-11:30 we practice the songs listed below. 12-1 we accompany the BIG SING, a monthly community-wide singalong

    Where:
  • 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 played at the September 29th BIG SING. October 27th's songs will appear about a week before the event.

  • Home On the Range *s   BAR
  • Sixteen Tons s   BAR
  • Don't Be Cruel/Rockin' Robin s
  • Take Me Home, Country Roads s   BAR
  • Let's Misbehave-slower version s   BAR
  • Blues On a Ukulele *s   BAR
  • Yankee Doodle Dandy/You're a Grand Old Flag
  • Splish Splash I Was Taking a Bath/Sea Cruise s
  • Old Cape Cod s   BAR
  • Stop In the Name of Love *s   BAR
  • Can't Buy Me Love/All My Loving/I Feel Fine
  • Are You Lonesome Tonight s   BAR 48, 60
  • I Love Paris (no key change) s   BAR
  • Make Your Own Kind of Music/Downtown s
  • You Don't Know Me s   BAR
  • Honeycomb s   BAR
  • Young At Heart G s   BAR 191
  • Buddy Holly Medley
  • Ain't She Sweet/Bye Bye Blackbird


  • Bay Mir Bistu Sheyn s   BAR 68
  • Lullaby of Broadway s   BAR 149, 160


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