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Important Lesson About Patience from Kimo Hussey

Important Lesson About Patience from Kimo Hussey

Shared by Jamie Houston – Founder of Love My Ukulele | Kimo Hussey talks about the importance of patience in ukulele as well as right-hand ukulele technique and plays the song “Tammy”.

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Kala Elite Ukes – Made in Petaluma

Kala Elite Ukes - Made in Petaluma

Shard by Jamie Houston – Founder of Love My Ukulele | Kala brand ukuleles started in Petaluma California in 2005 and really took off! The brand has been growing ever since, with over 300,000 ukuleles manufactured every year. Watch this short video where owner Mike Upton talks about the rise of Kala Brand and the new Elite […]

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Make a 3D Printed Ukulele – Introduction

Make a 3D Printed Ukulele - Introduction

This is an introduction to a series explaining how to 3D print your own Ukulele. You can find directions and downloadable files at the following links: instructables: http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Pr… thingiverse: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:268090

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Anyone Can Sing In Tune

Anyone Can Sing In Tune

Shared by: Keith Lightfoot | Anyone can sing in tune, you just need a little help … Keith teaches the concept of three chord songs and offers advice about finding the right song for your voice … this video is part of the “Learn to Play the Ukulele” series.

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The History of the Hawaiian Ukulele with Master Luthier Joe Souza of Kanile’a Ukulele

The History of the Hawaiian Ukulele with Master Luthier Joe Souza of Kanile

Shared by Jamie Houston [Founder – LOVE MY UKULELE] | The History of the Hawaiian Ukulele with Master Luthier Joe Souza of Kanile’a Ukulele at Habilitat. The ‘Ukulele (pronounced “oo-koo-le-le”) was introduced by Portuguese immigrants who migrated to Hawai’i. They were looking for new lives, but even more so, work. The braguinha, or “machete de braga” […]

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How to Correctly String Your Ukulele

How to Correctly String Your Ukulele

Thanks to Kala Ukulele for posting this useful video. A little out of focus but you can see what is going on and learn the correct way to restring your ukulele.

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Ukulele Basics – Don’t Worry Be Happy

Ukulele Basics - Don

Shared By : Keith Lightfoot from New Zealand | Easy to follow and learn ukulele training video. Includes how to play “Don’t Worry Be Happy” plus some of the basics re getting started with a ukulele, such as what type of ukulele to buy,  ukulele strumming tips and other useful tips.

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This is hilarious! A must watch

This is hilarious! A must watch

Shared By: Jamie Houston [Founder of Love My Ukulele Club] | George Segal teaches Johnny Carson and Bob Newhart how to play “Rufus Rustus Johnson Brown” from “California Split” on the ukulele on “The Tonight Show” in 1974.

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Ukulele Instruction Lesson Record 1925

Ukulele Instruction Lesson Record 1925

Shared By: Jamie Houston [Founder of Love My Ukulele Club] | Ukulele Instruction Record – Vaughn DeLeath and May Sinhi Breen (22 July 1925 Victor BVE-33092 – BVE-33093 Ukelele). Here’s a rare instructional record. Vaughn De Leath (September 26, 1894 – May 28, 1943) was a female singer who gained popularity in the 1920s, earning the […]

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Jake Shimabukuro Interview – The inspiration of different instruments

Jake Shimabukuro Interview - The inspiration of different instruments

Shared By: Jamie Houston [Founder of the LOVE MY UKULELE CLUB] | Check out this short snippet of an interview where Jake talks about the inspiration he gets from playing other instruments when writing and playing.

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