Entries by Keryn

Meet Tom the Pom

Two workshops and a show on one big night of fun with Tom the Pom. Come to Tom Harding’s Disco Funk Ukulele Workshop. It’s all about the beat! To get your groove on and feel that rhythm you gotta think like a percussionist. Identify some of the traps that uke players fall into. Counting, grouping  […]

A Hint of Rosemary

The genesis of the “Hint of Rosemary” lies within the CAGE which rehearses at Corinda State School on most Sunday afternoons. The CAGE was initially formed to recruit a group of adult beginner ukulele players and to bring them to performance standard for SPRUKE 2015. While many were indeed beginners there was also a smaller […]

Lord Mayor’s Concert

A terrific experience Over the last few months David and I have participated in The Brisbane Lord Mayor’s Senior Concert Series, which is run each year in Brisbane, and culminates in the opportunity to perform in and around Brisbane city and in the Gala Production at Brisbane City Hall. Each year there are ten Masterclasses […]

The AGM with a Difference

The “2019 AGM Jam Sandwich”  –  the AGM with a Difference  –  is fast approaching! UPDATED 17 October 2019 All financial members are invited to attend this important event — the Annual General Meeting of the Brisbane Ukulele Musicians Society Inc. DATE: Wednesday 30 October 2019 TIME: Finger food from 6:30 pm; Jam starts at […]

October Redlands Open Mic & Uke Jam

Redlands Open Mic & Uke Jam is hosted by Latin Revolution Sound. Come along and join in the fun. All ages and music welcome. DATE: Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 1 PM – 5 PM ADDRESS: 226 Cleveland Redland Bay Road, Thornlands Qld COST: Entry fee:$5 If you sing, play or just want to come […]

Ukulele Rockers Start 14 Oct 2019

Elm Ukulele presents Learn to Play Ukulele with The Ukulele Rockers (adult group class). Learn to jam in an ensemble with fun themes. Classes include fingerpicking, song mashups, strum and rhythm techniques. Begins Monday 14 October 2019. Held weekly on Mondays from 6:30-8:30 pm during school term at the Grange Baptist Church, 197 Wilston Road, […]

Browns Plains Uke Group

Hello, welcome to the Browns Plains Ukulele Players Group. This happy group of ukulele players began in September 2015, when George was approached and asked if he could form and lead a ukulele group, based in the Browns Plains Library to fill the musical needs of people living in the West Logan area and beyond. […]

Cynthia Lin Down Under

After a fantastic performance at the Spruketacular Concert, BUMS hosted Cynthia Lin for a Workshop and Jam the following Friday. The Coorparoo Bowls Club was packed to the rafters, attracting fans from far and wide, including many familiar faces from BUMS. For the workshop Cynthia used the classic Men at Work hit, “Down Under”. Starting […]

Down Central Coast Way

The Central Coast Ukulele Folk Festival 2019 was held at the DIGGERS RSL CLUB, the Entrance, in New South Wales on Friday 23 September 2019 to Sunday 25 September. The venue enabled all the festival activities to be held under one roof with the reasonably priced part of the Diggers complex the IBIS hotel providing […]

Festival Markets Vendor

Last Chance! Get grand exposure for your products at SPRUKE — Brisbane’s Ukulele Festival, Sunnybank Performing Arts Centre (SunPAC), 470 McCullough Street, Sunnybank. Do you sell musical instruments, jewellery, performance costumes, magic tricks, hats or Hawaiian shirts? Register online to have a vendor stand at SPRUKE. Festival Markets run 9:00 am to 4:30 pm, Saturday […]