Ready for a blast from the past. We’ll revisit book one and play some favorites. The focus will be on fun and simple songs and some of our first arrangements in the second half.
It was truly a pleasure seeing some new faces at our last meeting. I hope you all enjoyed playing and singing with us.
9:30 – Setup time, tune up time, show and tell time, question time, announcement time, beginner assistance time, time to have fun time!
10:00 – Ukuleles at the ready!
We’ll move quickly through these 12 fun songs.
- Deep In The Heart Of Texas – Pg. 64
- Aloha ‘Oe – Pg. 21
- Don’t Worry Be Happy – 70
- Bad, Bad Leroy Brown – Pg. 30
- Easy Quick Pick
- Bye Bye Love – Pg. 41
- Do Lord – Pg. 65
- Fields Of Gold – Pg. 80
- Careless Love – Pg. 49
- Easy Quick Pick
- Cindy – Pg. 55
- Me And Bobby McGee – Pg. 158
10:55’ish – Break Time
11:10 – Round 2 – Arrangements
- Hang On Little Tomato
- Longing To Belong
- Apple Blossom
- Proud Mary
- Falling Slowly
- Time – Pink Floyd Tab
- We Are Going To Be Friends
12:00 – Performance Time
Event to note:
The Great Ukulele Camp Out of 2014
September 5 – September 7
McGill Campground – Mt. Pinos
Frazier Park, California 93225
(Here’s a link to the event’s page on Facebook – for complete info)
Please join us for a fabulous weekend of ukulele camping and fun! Featuring open jams, performances, and beginner/ intermediate workshops led by Brett “2ch” Santucci, Co-Founder and Front Person of “The Pluckin’ Strummers – A Los Angeles Ukulele Club”. Beginner workshops lead by Bambi Leigh Hale of “Honolulu Avenue Strummers Montrose Ukulele Jam” available based upon demand.
We have reserved a group campsite that will accommodate up to 80 campers at beautiful McGill Campground, high among the pines on Mt. Pinos, just over an hour’s drive from L.A. above the Grapevine. If that number is reached, we will close off reservations – book early to avoid disappointment! We will have the group site from Friday at 3pm until Sunday at 2pm – come for as little or as much as you like. Non-playing family members are welcome to join. Well-behaved dogs are welcome (must be kept on leash in campground.)
How To Register:
Please email TAVITIA@aol.com with the subject Great Ukulele Camp Out and include the following:
Names of campers in your party
If they plan to partake in the workshops.
If you have first time players who would like a beginning workshop, please indicate that.
Bambi Hale will reply to confirm and arrange payment.