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-USUALLY HELD ON SATURDAY, TWO WEEKS BEFORE THE LAST SATURDAY OF THE MONTH, THIS WILL BE A CASUAL, FUN GET TOGETHER, AIMED AT IMPROVING ONE'S "UKING," WHILE HAVING FUN, STRUMMIN' AND SINGIN'. The list of songs we will work from is HERE. Please download the songs (from the main songlist) and bring them with you. We meet at Brookdale Mountain Laurel, 1177 Hebron Ave., Glastonbury. Beginners 9:45-11am (this is now the only opportunity, besides my Adult Ed course, to learn from scratch-no more beginners' session the morning of the BIG SING). 11-1pm for the regular mid-month session.

Purpose: For ukulele enthusiasts of all ages and abilities to meet regularly to play songs, share techniques, and, hopefully, learn a thing or two.

Who: Anyone who plays the ukulele, or wants to learn to play. We invite frustrated or "lapsed" guitarists of any ability to see how easy it is to play your favorite songs on the ukulele. For those without instruments, ukuleles will be available for “testing the waters” at meetings.

When: Usually two meetings each month. The next meetings will be:

  • MID-MONTH MEETING- The next MMM will be Saturday, June 9th. Beginners from 9:45am to 11:00am. Regular meeting from 11am to 1pm. HERE are the songs we'll play.

  • BIG SING-The next BIG SING will be Saturday, April 28th. 10:30-11:30 we practice the songs listed below. 12-1 we accompany the BIG SING, a monthly community-wide singalong

  • MID-MONTH-Brookdale Mountain Laurel, 1177 Hebron Avenue, Glastonbury
  • BIG SING-Riverfront Community Center, 300 Welles Street, Glastonbury, CT

    Why: Because it’s fun, it’s free, and, simply put, “it can change your life.”

    These are the songs we will play at the April 28th BIG SING.

  • Act Naturally *s   BAR
  • You're Nobody Till Somebody Loves You F   BAR
  • Tequila Sunrise/Heartache Tonight (Eagles' medley) *s
  • Laughter In the Rain/Raindrops Falling On My Head
  • Rock and Roll Music *s   BAR
  • Blowin' In the Wind *s   BAR
  • Don't Blame Me/Lazy River/Paper Doll
  • Annie's Song-G s   BAR
  • Hard Day's Night/I Call Your Name
  • April Showers/In Your Easter Bonnet
  • Down By the Riverside * s   BAR 12
  • Over the Rainbow-C-with verse s   BAR
  • Singin' In the Rain s   BAR 169
  • Since I Fell For You s   BAR
  • Nature Boy/Sway-Dm
  • Bye Bye Love/Hello Mary Lou s

  • I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing * s   BAR 18
  • Beach Boys Medley
  • Catch Us If You Can/I Like It Like That (Dave Clark Five medley)s

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