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[Aug 2011 | 3 Comments | 7,688 views]
Get Strumming with Video Lessons!

Nothing can spruce up your playing like some good solid strumming and some interesting right-hand patterns. A new strum can inspire songwriting ideas and musical arrangements. A strum can suggest a mood, a place, a time period and more. There are only 2 rules of strumming. 1. Have a plan. 2. Relax… Beginning strummers will [...]

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[Aug 2011 | 3 Comments | 8,583 views]
Mya-Moe Ukuleles: Gordon & Char Mayer

 by Joe Mendel   Gordon Mayer grew up loving music, taking piano lessons as a young man and eventually buying a guitar. He carried that love of music into “retirement” from the high tech industry with a luthiery business, Broken M Acoustics, building guitars and mandolins. When Gordon was asked by the owner of one of his [...]

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[Aug 2011 | 4 Comments | 6,711 views]
I Saw Three Ships

I Saw Three Ships by Joe Carr Here is a little Christmas waltz. Perhaps with several months to prepare, you’ll have it ready for the holidays. Printable Version DiggShareShare with StumblersTweet

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[Jun 2011 | 6 Comments | 34,348 views]
Jack Clark: Submarines to Ukuleles

by Joe Mendel  Jack joined the Navy after High School and went from submarines, to college, to flying fighter planes. He stayed for over 25 years. After retiring from the Navy he went to work for Lockheed Martin, making a career of that, as well. After retiring for the second time, he and his wife moved [...]

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[Jun 2011 | Comments Off | 24,765 views]
Keep On the Sunny Side

by Beth Mead 1902 by Blenkhorn and Entwisle Keep On the Sunny Side is a popular American song written in 1899 by Ada Blenkhorn (1858–1927) with music by J. Howard Entwisle (1866–1903). It was popularized in a 1928 recording by the Carter Family. The version featured in the recent film, “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” [...]

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[Jun 2011 | 4 Comments | 11,159 views]
Old Time Music Jam

by Marcy Marxer Printable Version Welcome to our Old Time Music jam session.  Join me and friends Adam Hurt and Cathy Fink in a www.ukulelesessions.com video music party.  Adam is a championship fiddle and banjo player who has won first place in contests for several years including Clifftop, Mt. Airy and The Tennessee Valley Old [...]