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THE GLASTONBURY UKULELE CLUB

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MID-MONTH MEETING
-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, July 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, May 28th. 10:30-11:30 we practice the songs listed below. 12-1 we accompany the BIG SING, a monthly community-wide singalong

    Where:
  • 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 74th monthly BIG SING, on Saturday, May 28th:

  • I'd Like To Teach The World To Sing * s   BAR 18
  • When the Saints Go Marching In *   BAR
  • Tiny Bubbles * s   BAR 32
  • You Can't Do That s   BAR
  • You Don't Know Me s   BAR
  • Sixteen Tons s   BAR
  • Armed Services Medley s   BAR
  • Merchant Marine Anthem/Coast Guard Marching Song medley s   BAR-added 5/18/16
  • Don't Be Cruel/Rockin' Robin
  • Take Me Home, Country Roads s   BAR
  • Honeycomb s   BAR
  • Oh, Lonesome Me s   BAR 79, 122, 133
  • Daisy Bell Medley (Bicycle Built For Two) s   BAR
  • Yesterday s   BAR 88
  • I'm a Believer C * s   BAR
  • Music, Music, Music/Marie/Five Foot Two


  • Blowin' In the Wind-C s
  • Why Do Fools Fall In Love F with key change to F# s   BAR 149
  • Sunrise, Sunset-Dm s   BAR
  • Can't Buy Me Love/All My Loving/I Feel Fine


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