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16 Jan 2012

Ukulele News - 16 January 2012

Another week, another round up of ukulele news from around the world.  This week seems to have a theme of positive thought and remembrance.  Nice!

A ukulele club gave a remarkable tribute, playing at the bedside of a 61 year old Navy veteran in hospital being treated for Pancreatic Cancer.


Hundreds get together to play and remember the life of Bill Tapia.


Apparently, Jake Shimabukuro is truly the giant of the ukulele


If my wife bought me one of these as a Valentines gift, I would be truly over the moon!


More use of the ukulele for positive action in Christchurch, NZ.


Live near Helpston? Want to know more about George Formby? Then Get along


I'm a sucker for a piece about a remote ukulele band - how about the St John's Ukulele Orchestra, from Newfoundland and Labrador in far north eastern Canada?

More news next week!


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