Venue: Bunch of Grapes Hotel,  Beginners at 6pm, Players session 7:45, on Thursday 28th March 2019

 

2016 bug logo fbGigs

We played lots of gigs this year and thanks to Judy Mander-Jones for her fabulous organisation of all the gig arrangements this year.

Web page and Facebook

Jill continues to provide great work on the web page and Facebook page.

>Our web page is currently 4th in the whole world, on the Ukulele Top 100 site!!!!!


Finances and Email back up

Thanks to Lisa, who makes sure our finances are going ok and looks after emails when some folks are away.


Leaders at Sessions

Clare, Richard, Jill, Clare, Helen, Judy and Jeannie all lead our weekly sessions – great work team !!

Most popular songs for 2018


Songs at Beginners sessions

Total songs played: 356

115 different songs

One hit wonders 57

Song - Times Played

1. Hound Dog 36
2. Bad Moon Rising 23
3. Folsom Prison Blues 13
4. Dance the night away 13
5. And then he kissed me 13
6. Riptide 11
7. Midnight special 11
8. Chains 11
9. Singing the blues 10
10. Hit the road Jack 9
11. Shotgun 8
12. Ain't that a shame 7


Songs at Players sessions


Total songs played: 998

270 different songs One hit wonders 98

Song - Times Played

1. Hey Ya 26
2. No Matter what 19
3. Wagon Wheel 18
4. If it hadn't been for love 18
5. Sway 17
6. Space Oddity 17
7. Bad Habits 16
8. Higher and higher 15
9. Make me smile 14
10. Viva La Vida 13
11. Down on the corner 13
12. Fire 12
13. Feel it still 12


Thanks to our hosts, Jamie and Bianca, and all the staff at the Bunch of Grapes Hotel,  for their support in 2018.

Song  Location
Hound dog  Beginners book 
Stand by me  Beginners book 
Bad moon rising Three chord night book 
Singin’ the blues Three chord night book 
Hello Mary Lou Uke-a-billy book
Hey Ya  BUG book 4
Sway BUG book 4
Higher and Higher  BUG book 4
Flame trees  80’s / 90’s theme night 
I love rock and roll  80's/90's theme night 
In the air tonight 80's/90's theme night 
Feel it still  Millenium theme night 
Budapest  Millenium theme night 
YMCA  Grey Uke book
Brown eyed girl  Grey Uke book
Something in the water Random 
Sea of heartbreak (F) Random 
All I want for Christmas is you  Christmas songs 
Have yourself a Merry Little Christmas Christmas songs 
Last Christmas  Christmas songs 
Feliz Navidad  Christmas songs 
Happy Xmas ( War is over)  Christmas songs 

Beginners Session Songs  Location 
Budapest Millenium book
Royals Millenium book
Feel it still  Millenium book
House of Gold Millenium book
Let her go Millenium book
Brown eyed girl Grey uke book
Botany Bay Grey uke book
Eight days a week BUG  book 4
End of the line 80s / 90s book 
Cover of the Rolling Stone Grey uke book
   
Open Mike   
Michael - Jingle bells   
George A - Shotgun  
Judy - Wind beneath my wings  
Jeannie - Lanterns   
   
Players Session Songs Location 
Pompeii Millenium book
Budapest Millenium book
Wagon Wheel BUG  book 4
A heartache tonight Grey uke book
Feel it still  Millenium book
Cheap thrills  Millenium book
Let her go Millenium book
Leaving on a jet plane Grey uke book
House of gold  Millenium book
No matter what  BUG  book 4
Sister golden hair Grey uke book
Royals Millenium book
Lego House in C Millenium book
Wake me up  Millenium book
Something in the water emailed 
Space Oddity  BUG  book 4
Sway BUG  book 4

Beginners Session Songs  Location 
Dance the night away Three chord book
Aint that a shame  Three chord book
Stand by me  Beginners book
Under the boardwalk Grey uke book
Hound dog  Three chord book
Budapest  Millenium book
Folsom Prison blues Beginners book
Chains  Three chord book
Mustang Sally  Three chord book
   
Open Mike   
Debbie and Joan - Because the Night  
Richard - 12 bar in A -  (I got my kicks on ) Route 66  
Jeannie - You gotta be  
   
Players Session Songs Location 
Midnight Special  BUG book 4
Going up the country  emailed
Garden party  emailed
Monster mash in G emailed
Something in the water emailed
Not responsible  BUG book 4
Blanket on the ground  emailed
Jolene BUG book 4
Make me smile  BUG book 4
Peggy Sue  Uke-a-billy book
Don’t pass me by  BUG book 4
Sea of Heartbreak  will resend this one 
Flame Trees  80s / 90s book
You may be right  emailed
Fire  BUG book 4
Higher and Higher  BUG book 4
Space Oddity BUG book 4
Wake me up  Millenium book
Cheap thrills  Millenium book
Viva la vida  emailed

Songs from last Thursday: 

Beginners Session Songs  Location 
Dance the night away Three chord book
Hound dog Three chord book
King of the road  Grey uke book
let it be Grey uke book
Mustang Sally  BUG book 4
You are my sunshine Grey uke book
When the saints go marching in  Grey uke book
It's a long way to the top  Grey uke book
In the midnight hour Grey uke book
Before you accuse me  Grey uke book
   
Open Mike   
Simon - Annie's song  
Ukulele Affair - the water is wide   
   
Players Session Songs Location 
Nobody knows you when you're down and out  BUG book 4
Flowers on the wall - in D emailed
Heard it through the grapevine  emailed
Bad Habits  BUG book 4
Feel it still  emailed
Honey don’t  emailed
Goodnight sweetheart goodnight  emailed
Hey ya  BUG book 4
You may be right  BUG book 4
Count on me  BUG book 4
Two our of three  Grey uke book
House of the Rising Sun BUG book 4
Sunny afternoon  emailed
Weather with you - in Em  emailed
Sounds of silence  Grey uke book
Step back  emailed
Penny Lane  emailed
Under the milky way  Grey uke book
If it hadn't been for love  BUG book 4
YMCA  Grey uke book

 

   We play a mix of songs, easy, intermediate to difficult, everything from the 1930s to the 21st Century, sharing songs, music and techniques. 

We have a lot of fun!

Visitors are made very welcome.