Entries by Jo Kunde

Toowong Daytime Jam- 10 October 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 12 October 2018

Warm up, wind down and get your weekend off to a great start with Cesca and Geoff . . . . if you are not going to the Cabaret! Remember to bring a jacket the nights can be nippy even though it’s Spring! VENUE: Hope St Cafe, 170 Boundary St, West End TIME: Jam starts at […]

TUTUS Jam- Toowong 16 October 2018

TUTUS is Toowong Third Tuesday Ukulele Strummers, a small group of players who share the joy of strumming.They have no performance goal but from time to time may participate in community events. It’s a casual intimate jam….with no ballet! For more info contact Max Borchardt phone 0402 071 483/ email mkborchardt@gmail.com, or Judy Haines email jodoaus@hotmail.com […]

Ferny Grove Jam- 17 October 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 Scratch Jam -Milton 21 October 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, […]

BUMS @ Bony Mt 2018

Mick Angeles went out again to the Bony Mountain Folk Festival to teach Ukulele and spread the BUMS word. He also did a few performances out there as well. Mick had a total of 16 students of which 12 performed on the Main Stage in the Sunday Farewell Concert. Unfortunately, two participants had to leave […]

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 […]

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 & Mike Outback

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 […]