This video was shot last year at a special preview concert of Will Grove-White’s “Small Fry Album” on September 2nd 2013 at the South Bank centre in London. The song lyrics are by Will’s Grandmother Mary Dobbs.
This morning I had the pleasure of interviewing Will Grove-White who kindly gave up more than an hour of his time for http://www.ukuleletutorial.com/ before getting ready to go on tour to Hong Kong and China. Q We all know you as a ukulele player. Was that your first instrument and[…]
I only managed to make the Thursday and Friday at this year’s Ukulele Festival of Great Britain 2014 … But it was so worth it on the Thursday Terry Cox ran a deluxe open mike featuring local acts including “The Uke Junkies” , “The Ukaladies” , “The Ukulele Ensemble” and[…]
Following on from my tutorial on finger stretching. I wrote this Ragtime piece to help me with using different chord positions in the key of ‘C‘. The video first shows the piece played at a relaxed speed followed by slow motion without altering the pitch for practice. I have also[…]
Here is another film shot at Armley near Leeds on March 21st 2014 at a concert and workshop organised by Clarice Wolkes. The song ‘A Good Lover’ comes from Anne Janelle’s album – ‘So Long At The Fair’. The album is available from Anne Janelle direct at :- http://www.annejanelle.com/music This[…]
This video shows how the cello and ukulele make a perfect musical marriage as do the playing skills of Anne Janelle and James Hill. If you want to learn how to tap your feet for the percussion contact James Hill . Anne and James were recently on tour in Britain[…]