Entries by Jo Kunde

The Big Uke Jam- Coorparoo 5 September 2018

Join the BUMS for our biggest jam of the month. Songs range from simple chords for beginners (and to limber up!) to more challenging chords and strumming for the more experienced. Beginners and new players come for the introductory class at 6:30 pm before the Big Jam starts. You’ll learn some jam survival tips and useful […]

Golden Ukalele Festival

Kia orana! Rarotonga, in the Cook Islands, is holding their very first ukulele festival in March 2019, and we have received an invitation for Brisbane Ukulele Musicians Society members to attend. The Golden Ukalele Festival will feature unique Pacific and International Ukalele Rhythms. The 15 islands of the Cooks are located in the heart of […]

Mick and Mike’s Outback Adventure

Mick Angeles and Michael Willimot have just returned from the Pilbara, teaching and performing. I asked Mick how such a great opportunity came about and what they’ll be doing. Michael Willimott and I were running the Ukulele Jams in Coopers Bar at the Woodford Festival. We were approached by a couple who were impressed with […]

The Northside Jam – 28 August 2018

Join jam leaders Peter Grace and Andrew Hunt with friends for a ukin’ lively time. All chords & lyrics projected on screen, so no need for books or printing! Check out the new format to the jam with more variety, more leaders and some new features to get you more involved. Come and join the […]

Samual Gray Jam- Albany Creek 2 September

The new jam for fans of the Sunday Session with a twist! Our newest jam just gets better and better!  Come and check it out join Blair and Andrew for a Ukulele Jam washed down with some fine craft beer. Just bring your uke, and get ready to settle in for a good arvo. All […]

Toowong Daytime Jam – 12 September 2018

Peter and Sue Sercombe lead Toowong Jam, playing anything from classics to current hit songs. Food, coffee and cold drinks available for purchase or stay for lunch! Jam from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm BUMS members FREE, visitors $5. Toowong Bowls Club- 59 Gailey Rd (cnr Heroes Ave), Perrin Park. Close to public transport. Plenty of parking. […]

WE BUMS – West End 14 September 2018

Warm up, wind down and get your weekend off to a great start. Remember to bring a jacket the nights can be nippy even though it’s Spring! WE BUMS returns to its usual place on our calendar- the 2nd Friday of the month at HOPE Street Cafe WEST END. VENUE: Hope St Cafe, 170 Boundary […]

The Scratch Jam- Milton 16 September 2018

Got an itch to play ukulele? Take it to The Scratch Bar, Milton very third Sunday of the month! Bring your uke and join Blair for a Sunday session with a difference. Enjoy a brew and very casual jam for intermediate players (beginners most welcome). All projected on a screen so no need to bring music, […]

Ferny Grove Jam- 19 September 2018

This jam is led by experienced musicians Paul Morris of Morris Brothers Music and Linda Gough of Ivory Frets Music. Easy Playing Classics. Played at a pace suitable for Beginner/Intermediate players. Have you been to a Jam and felt overwhelmed and frustrated that you couldn’t keep up? The Ferny Grove Jam is for you. Paul […]

The Northside Jam- Wavell Heights 25 September

Join jam leaders Peter Grace and Andrew Hunt with friends for a ukin’ lively time. All chords & lyrics projected on screen, so no need for books or printing! Check out the new format to the jam with more variety, more leaders and some new features to get you more involved. Come and join the […]