Music - Ukulele - Page 6: Ukuleles in Schools and Clubs Worldwide

1. Here is a link to an Elementary School 5th Graders Ukulele Club in upstate New York...

http://www.gstboces.org/toolbox/template.cfm?ID=2990


2. There is a worldwide fun documentary film about the resurgence of the ukulele with a new Generation of all types of People...

titled "The Mighty Uke". Here is a brief youtube video of the movie trailer, to strum your enthusiasm...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AyiwoG4Is_I


3. And I highly recommend getting a DVD about The "Ukulele Club of Santa Cruz" (the Other UCSC :-) by film-maker Nina Koocher

titled "Under the Boardwalk - A Ukulele Love Story" documenting the amazing growth and popularity of the uke and their club...

www.Nina KoocherFilms.com

and/or visit the Ukulele Club of Santa Cruz website:

http://www.scruzwiki.org/Ukulele_Club_of_Santa_Cruz

which also happens to have a free PDF download of their club songbook of over 100 songs (with lyrics and chords :-)


4. The Langley Ukulele Ensemble is from British Columbia, Canada; here is one of their youtube performances...

No less than Rimsky-Korsakov's Masterpiece: The Flight of the Bumble Bee...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?NR=1&v=n22iN3yO0G4


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back to Jake Shimabukuro's Music is Good Medicine schools program and their facebook page...

Lefty Aloha, Allen