Links to songs and other interesting items. Also see the Background to Songs page at the bottom of the Songs menu.
The Muse Community Music Trust
The Muse Community Music Trust, where everyone can make music.
We are a charitable trust based in Christchurch, New Zealand, dedicated to making music accessible to all people, regardless of age, financial circumstances, experience or ability.
The Nelson ukulele group. There are a lot of links on their Links page. A warning, you could easily spend an evening or more going through them all. They also have 4 song books of songs on the site.
Links to nearly two dozen ukulele song books.
The Ukulele Directory
Links to festivals and clubs in Australasia, plus music sources, etc.
Included here, links to techniques that you might like to try or that we have mentioned on a Thursday at Silverbacks.
‘Spanky’ Gutierrez’s Blog – Finger Style PDF
Introduction to Finger Style Ukulele. “There are many ways to play the ‘ukulele. One of the most satisfying for me is to pluck the strings.”
Travis Picking tutorial 1 by Mike Lynch.
Travis Picking tutorial 2 by Mike Lynch.
Ukulele Secret #2: Folksy Fingerstyle Travis picking by Tim Keough, “ukulelesecrets”.
Ukulele Blues Fingerpicking Lesson for Beginners: Pattern #1 by Brett McQueen.