Entries by Keryn

Sheltered By Grace

Generous BUMS members contributed to the Music Therapy Program for Sheltered by Grace Homelessness Shelter at Meadowbrook. Thank you all! Delivery of the Ten Forge Ukulele, eggs and Cabasa moves the project to reality with considerable assistance and donations from Paul Morris of Morris Music and the Forge supplier. Each concert Ukulele has taken the […]

Ukefest FREE Concert

History Making FREE Concert in Historic Setting Come and support the children at the inaugral Ukefest FREE Concert. Years 4-6 students from across South East Queensland have worked hard to prepare for the concert at the end of the Ukefest workshop day. Monday 12 September 2016 Old Queensland Museum, 480 Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills 5:00 […]

Come to the BUMS Inc AGM

Find out what our club has achieved with you, and for you, in the last 12 months. You are invited to attend the Annual General Meeting of the Brisbane Ukulele Musicians Society Inc. Here is your chance to shape the future of our society. Take part and have your say in the direction of our […]

It’s Show Time

NUMB BUMS and Ukulele Heroes Collective entertained the crowds at 2016 The Pine Rivers Show evening concerts. The Pine Rivers Show is a great family day out. Apart from the fabulous musical entertainment, the show had heaps of fun carnival rides and games, and carnival rides like a ferris wheel, spinning tea cups, a base […]

Brisbane City Sounds

Queen Street Mall Ukulele Invasion  The best of BUMS performed again for Brisbane City Sounds – Australia’s largest free live music program. Crowds of shoppers were entertained by nine BUMS acts at the main stage in the Queen Street Mall. A performing BUM or band played every hour on the hour, providing an eclectic set […]

Muster Ukes @ Gympie

    The Muster Ukes return to the 2015 Gympie Music Muster to share the joy of making ukulele music with Muster patrons of all ages and musical ability. The Muster Ukes is a group of musicians drawn from members of the Brisbane Ukulele Musicians Society (BUMS). The group has conducted free ukulele workshops at […]

Will’s Open Mic Nights

Open Mic Nights @ Camp Hill Bowlo Open mic night is on every third and fourth Thursday night of the month at Camp Hills Bowls Club. To celebrate the first anniversary here’s the story of how it all happened from William Whitaker. In about July 2014, I visited my friendly chiropractor, and fell into a […]

BUMS at F.R.U.C. 2014

Check out all the BUMS at FRUC this weekend. Folk Redlands Ukulele Convention is two days featuring workshops, jams and concerts. Here is a rundown of events over the weekend and where you can see your favourite BUM. All this great ukulele goodness on our doorstep so come along and support this fun event. Latest […]

President’s note: A Big Year for BUMS

2010 has been a big year for us BUMS. It seems the ukulele has become a force to be reckoned with and one can be forgiven for thinking it has all the characteristics of a movement! The Worldwide Ukulele revolution!!? We BUMS have been growing along with the unprecedented rise in interest in all things […]

Cairns Uke Fest

A number of the Performing BUMS group braved the trip to the deep north to attend and perform at the inaugural Cairns Ukulele Festival. As to be expected with a first time event there were a few teething problems. However overall the festival was a great ukulele experience with some big local and international performers […]