Karla Banales sent us this great video for her original song, "Valise Blu" which was filmed on the beach in Ensanada, Mexico.
What do you get when you cross a ukulele maetsro with a set of chopsticks and a comb? A performance that will blow your mind! Enjoy this video from James' sold out concert at Don Quixote's International Music Hall in Felton, California.
By Holly Rudin-Braschi Oh-muh-gawd! You just got your first ukulele and are so excited. But, you don’t have any idea how to play and you want to start now. Perhaps you were inspired to purchase your ukulele because a friend invited…
Ukulele reader Lee Jones strumming Tiko Kiko, a tune he learned as a 13-year-old back in Hawaii.
'Tis the season to be jolly, so what better video to share with you this week than that which took home the title of "Best Solo Performance" in Ukulele magazine's "Holly, Jolly, Ukulele Song Contest" 2013? Here's Edward Hernandez with his winning rendition of John Lennon's "Happy Christmas." Enjoy!
Not the first song that springs to mind when you think of uke-friendly ditties, right? However, that’s not to say it can’t be done…Check out Jake Shimabukuro’s sensational performance at TED2010.
When it came to playing ukulele, Roy Smeck doubled-down on dazzle and exciting performances.
Not only is Brittni Paiva’s cover of Ellie Goulding’s hit song, “Lights” absolutely gorgeous, all that looping was done live, too! Check it out now.
By Marcy Marxer I hope you enjoy my arrangement of “Stars and Stripes Forever” (page 26, Ukulele Fall 2013), which was inspired by Jesse Kalima. Thank you to Jesse Kalima Jr. for his time and generosity of information as well…