Venue: Bunch of Grapes Hotel,  Beginners at 6pm, Players session 7:45, on Thursday 27th of June 2019


Beginners session songs Location 
Singin' the blues  Three chord Song book
Dance the night away  Three chord Song book
Don’t worry, play ukulele  BUG book 4
Am I ever gonna see your face again  BUG book 4
Eight Days a week  BUG book 4
Open Mike   
John Cheswick - the Ballad of John and Yoko
Richard - Mama tried   
Judy, Helen, Jeannie and Suzanne - Wicked Game
Players Session Songs  Location 
Runaway  BUG book 4
Chains  BUG book 4
Long train running  emailed
Fields of gold  Grey Uke book
Rhiannon  BUG book 4
Midnight Special  BUG book 4
Dance me to the end of love IN Cm  emailed
Return to sender  BUG book 4
The River (we listened but didn't play) emailed
I'll be your baby tonight  BUG book 4
Proud Mary - Tina Turner style emailed
Crazy little thing called love  BUG book 4
Everyday  Grey Uke book
Have I the right  emailed
Out of time  BUG book 4
Royals  Millenium theme book
Something in the water  emailed

Beginners songs  Location 
Ain’t That A Shame  Three Chord Book
Hit The Road Jack Three Chord Book
Dance The Night Away Three Chord Book
Chains Three Chord Book
And Then He Kissed Me  Three Chord Book
Down On The Corner  Grey Uke Book
Cotton Fields  Grey Uke Book
Walking  After Midnight  Grey Uke Book
Cover Of The Rolling Stone  Grey Uke Book
Only Sixteen  Hard Copy hand out 
Open Mike   
Joan – Bad Habits  
Clare & Jan – Dinah  
Clare lead on  ‘Ain’t Misbehavin’  
Players Songs  Location 
Brown Eyed Girl  Grey Uke Book
Bye Bye Love  Grey Uke Book
On The Sunny Side of The Street  Grey Uke Book
Folsom Prison Blues  BUG Book 4
The Sounds of Silence  Grey Uke Book
Nobody Know You  BUG Book 4
Don’t Worry Be Happy  Grey Uke Book
Runaround Sue  BUG Book 4
You Are My Sunshine  Grey Uke Book
On The Cover Of The Rolling Stone  Grey Uke Book
Only Sixteen  Hard copy hand out
Walk Right In  Grey Uke Book
Hey Ya  BUG Book 4
Fire   BUG Book 4
Riptide BUG Book 4
Love Potion Number 9 BUG Book 4
Runaround Sue  BUG Book 4
Sway  BUG Book 4

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 

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.

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

   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!

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