Valentines Busk, Feb 2015

NEWS & EVENTS

This web page provides a list of BUMS Inc jams and workshops. Also included are ukulele-related events from other groups or individuals which may be of interest to our members for the current month. Please also check Jams About Town for a list of other local ukulele groups holding jams in and near Brisbane.

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2020

To keep our community safe with current health concerns around Covid-19 and in line with current guidelines from the Federal Government, ALL BUMS official jams are cancelled. These cancellations will be reviewed regularly in line with the latest official recommendations. As of July 3 the Queensland Government have eased restrictions to Stage 3 and some smaller groups have started playing together.

Download a PDF copy of BUMS COVID-19 Operating Guidelines if you are returning to gathering to play together https://www.brisbaneukulele.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/BUMSInc_COVID-19_OperatingGuidelines_v1.0.pdf

Currently all BUMS Inc Jams events are being held online in the BUMS Online Facebook Group. This group is for members only. Join BUMS Inc FREE and then you will be invited to join.

Here is the DIRECT link to the BUMS Online group page https://www.facebook.com/groups/BUMSmembers/members/

If you are on a desktop you can find all of the Events/Jams if you look to the left and click Events or the Announcements tab.

If you are on a phone or tablet, go to your Facebook app > click your groups tab at top and look for BUMS Online- Brisbane Ukulele Musicians Society (BUMS) Members> Click to get to the group page. Once there you can look in the Announcements or search in the Post Topics for Events.

All the event pages are listed below when they are published. NOTE:  You cannot access unless you are a member of the BUMS Online Facebook Group.

Please stay tuned for further decisions about events after July. #brisbaneukulele

During these unprecedented and challenging times, we encourage you to keep playing, playing an instrument is proven to boost your mood! Please consider supporting our teachers and ukulele community by taking individual lessons or joining an online course. Here are the teachers in our BUMS community.


July

Download a PDF copy of BUMS COVID-19 Operating Guidelines if you are returning to gathering to play together https://www.brisbaneukulele.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/BUMSInc_COVID-19_OperatingGuidelines_v1.0.pdf

Big Uke Jam Online 8
https://www.facebook.com/events/281905909836792/
Exclusive to BUMS members who have joined BUMS Online only. Join our MC Max Borchardt, with Mama Juju & The Jam Tarts, David Hethorn, David Pedler &Lyn Lucas, Caroline Haig, Adrian Board, and Spare Parts.
WHERE: BUMS Online Private Facebook Group-https://www.facebook.com/groups/BUMSmembers/. Go to EVENTS.
DATE: Wednesday 1 July
TIME: 7:00 – 8:30 PM

Big Uke Jam Online 9
This is something a bit different! Linda Gough and Paul Morris (Ferny Grove Jam Leaders) will be jamming three sets LIVE from the BUMS Bunker (Andrews Lounge Room) with a couple of guests in the breaks.
WHERE: BUMS Online Private Facebook Group-
DATE: Wednesday 15 July
TIME: 7:00 – 8:30 PM

The Ukulele Rockers FREE Intermediate Online Workshop: An an intermediate workshop with Miss Elm (Erin Harrington).  Will cover intermediate strumming styles, getting past the 3rd fret, fingerpicking and riffing. You must REGISTER to attend https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/free-online-intermediate-ukulele-rockers-workshop-tickets-109752837692. This is not a BUMS official event so please contact Erin for further information.
DATE: Sunday 19th July
TIME: 1-2pm


June

Big Uke Jam Online 6
https://www.facebook.com/events/681328185984392/
Exclusive to BUMS members who have joined BUMS Online only. Join our MC Max Borchardt, with The Ukulele Saints, Sue & Peter Sercombe, Rowena and Hans Braaksma, and Cath McCourt. Rounding out the night is Steve Sandilands with an Open Mic.
WHERE: BUMS Online Private Facebook Group-https://www.facebook.com/groups/BUMSmembers/. Go to EVENTS.
DATE: Wednesday 3 June
TIME: 7:00 – 8:30 PM

Big Uke Jam Online 7
https://www.facebook.com/events/349754989335599/. Exclusive to BUMS members who have joined BUMS Online only.
WHERE: BUMS Online Private Facebook Group-https://www.facebook.com/groups/BUMSmembers/. Go to EVENTS.
DATE: Wednesday 17 June
TIME: 7:00 – 8:30 PM

Camp Hill Open Mic: 3rd & 4th Thursday nights. Ange and Will are back at Camp Hill Bowls Club. Covid restrictions still apply so you must ring the club and check first if you intend to come. Call Jade at Camp Hill Bowls Club 33981297. This is not a BUMS official event so please contact CHBC, or William Whitaker () for further information.
WHERE: Camp Hill Bowls Club- 150 Ferguson Rd, Camp Hill QLD 4152
TIME: 7:00 pm

 


May

Big Uke Jam Online 4
https://www.facebook.com/events/258413005520212/
DATE: Wednesday 6 May
TIME: 7:00 – 8:30 PM

Big Uke Jam Online 5
https://www.facebook.com/events/939899756446351/
We have a BIG BUMS lineup for you! Join Max Borchardt, Steve Sandilands with Cath McCourt, Adrian Board, Donna & Derek Farrell, and Blair Marks. Andrew & Sylvia Hunt are keeping the jam rolling and scrolling. Andrew is taking requests for a couple of songs live after the jam. Exclusive to BUMS members who have joined BUMS Online only.
WHERE: BUMS Online Private Facebook Group- https://www.facebook.com/groups/BUMSmembers/. Go to EVENTS.
DATE: Wednesday 20 May
TIME: 7:00 – 8:30 PM


Start of Covid Restrictions

APRIL 

Big Uke Jam Online 1
DATE: Wednesday 1 April
TIME: 7:00 – 8:00 PM

REPLAY – Inaugural Big Uke Jam Online
https://www.facebook.com/events/148866639864581
DATE: Wednesday 8 April
TIME: 7:00 – 8:00 PM

Big Uke Jam Online 2
https://www.facebook.com/events/260162118347837/
DATE: Wednesday 15 April
TIME: 7:00 – 8:00 PM

ANZAC DAY – Service and Musical Tribute
https://www.facebook.com/events/171293650595102/
DATE: Saturday 25 April
TIME: 10:00 – 11:00 AM

Big Uke Jam Online 3
https://www.facebook.com/events/372268600325160/. An extra one as there are 5 Wednesdays in April!
DATE: Wednesday 29 April
TIME: 7:00 – 8:30 PM