Venue: Bunch of Grapes Hotel,  No Beginners this week, Meeting at 7pm, Players session about 8pm, on Thursday 19th of September 2019

We played a great song last night - where can I get it?

The BIG BUG Book - this is the newest performance and our beginners & general songs Jan/Feb 2019 - log in to find these downloads

Emailed - check on the Songs page to see if the link exists for this song, from May 2015 on -https://ballaratukulelegroup.org/resources

Grey Uke Book  (orange) Grey Uke Book 2 (green) refers to The Ukulele Club Song Books! These large volumes are available to buy at Crossroads Music, 32 Skipton St, Ballarat Central, or at Midwest Music - 6 Sturt Street, Ballarat (or online, but you can support the local businesses).

Other Stuff - If other people have sheets that they bring along, we may not have an electronic copy to refer you to - email Jill or Jeannie to ask if it can be found.

Quick way to find if a song is on this web site - Search for the name - you will find the Search box at the bottom of all pages.

Online Resources: 

* the Richard G website http://www.scorpexuke.com/  

* link to find the latest version of  the Jim Carey ukulele songbook

Beginners Location
Walk on the wild side BUG website
Marry you BUG website
Jolene BIG BUG BOOK
Down on the corner BIG BUG BOOK
Chains BIG BUG BOOK
Grandma's Feather Bed Grey Uke Book
   
Players songs Location
Happy together BIG BUG BOOK
Aint misbehavin' BIG BUG BOOK
Sounds of silence BIG BUG BOOK
Let's stick together Grey Uke Book
Flame trees 80s / 90s theme book
You may be right BUG website
Budapest Milllenium theme book
Pokare kare ana BUG website
Higher and higher BIG BUG BOOK
We can work it out BIG BUG BOOK
Deadwood stage BUG website
Midnight Special BIG BUG BOOK
Another Saturday night BIG BUG BOOK
Rocket Man BUG website
The glory of love BUG website
Feel it still BIG BUG BOOK
Whiskey in the jar BUG website
Walking the dog BIG BUG BOOK

Beginners  
   
Absolute beginners session covered C, Am, F and G7
Also covered the 12  bar blues in C  
   
Open  Mike  
1. Brad - Good Riddance - Green Day  
2. Simon, Suzanne and Jeannie - Stop Draggin' my hear around  - Stevie Nicks and Tom Petty
3. Joan, George and Richard - Need you now by Lady Antebellum
   
Players songs Location
April Sun in Cuba BUG website
Under the milky way tonight BIG BUG BOOK
Pleasure and Pain BIG BUG BOOK
Smile BIG BUG BOOK
Rhiannon BIG BUG BOOK
Sunny afternoon BIG BUG BOOK
Drift away Grey Uke book
I'm into something good BIG BUG BOOK
Make me smile BIG BUG BOOK
I feel good Grey Uke book
I'll be your baby tonight BIG BUG BOOK
She's not there BIG BUG BOOK
The tide is high BIG BUG BOOK
Mr Bojangles BIG BUG BOOK
Gone gone gone BUG website
I wish I could shimmy like my sister Kate BIG BUG BOOK

Beginners songs Location
Walking the dog BIG BUG BOOK
Never tear us apart BIG BUG BOOK
Hound Dog BIG BUG BOOK
Fire BIG BUG BOOK
Don’t worry play ukulele BIG BUG BOOK
Am I ever gonna see your face again BIG BUG BOOK
Down on the corner BIG BUG BOOK
Stuck in the middle with you BIG BUG BOOK

 

Open Mike
Jill and Suzanne               Have you every seen the rain?
Ukulele Affair Black horse and the cherry tree
Lisa and Darren April Sun in Cuba
   
Players songs Location
April Sun in Cuba BUG website
Dancing in the moonlight BUG website
Lighthouse man BUG website
Weather with you in Em BUG website
No matter what BIG BUG BOOK
Love is the drug BIG BUG BOOK
Venus BIG BUG BOOK
Budapest Millenium book
Drops of Jupiter Millenium book
Ain’t Misbehavin’ BIG BUG BOOK
To her door BIG BUG BOOK
Hey Ya BIG BUG BOOK
I feel good Grey Uke Book
Brown eyed girl Grey Uke Book
Lets get together Grey Uke Book
Aint that a shame BIG BUG BOOK
Feel it still BIG BUG BOOK
Beginners songs Location
Walking the dog BIG BUG BOOK
Never tear us apart BIG BUG BOOK

Beginners Songs Location
Hit the road Jack (Am) BIG BUG BOOK
Chains BIG BUG BOOK
I love rock and roll BIG BUG BOOK
Rhiannon (Am) BIG BUG BOOK
Before you accuse me Grey uke book
Blue suede shoes Grey uke book
Cover of the rolling stone Grey uke book
It’s a long way to the top Grey uke book
Lets stick together Grey uke book
Nutbush City Limits
 
Open Mike  
1. Jill and Suzanne - Blue Bayou  
2. Ukulele Affair - Valerie  
3. Richard - Storybook Ball  
   
Players Songs Location
Drift Away Grey uke book
I feel good Grey uke book
Fly me to the Moon Grey uke book
The Boxer Grey uke book
Going up the country BUG BIG BOOK
Have you ever seen the rain Grey uke book
I got burned BUG BIG BOOK
I wont back down BUG BIG BOOK
Cabaret BUG BIG BOOK
Feel it still BUG BIG BOOK
Long train running emailed
Viva La Vida ` BUG BIG BOOK
Fields of gold Grey uke book
Walk right in Grey uke book
Lets stick together Grey uke book
Video killed the radio star BUG BIG BOOK
Walking the dog BUG BIG BOOK

Beginners

Midnight Special - C, G7, F - BIG BUG BOOK 34
Shotgun - F, G, C - BIG BUG BOOK 114
Still haven't found - C, F, G7 - BIG BUG BOOK 120
Ho Hey - C, F, G, Am - BIG BUG BOOK 87
Jolene - Am, C, G, Em7 - BIG BUG BOOK 28
Make Me Smile - G, F, C, Dm - BIG BUG BOOK 32
Going to the Chapel - Dm, G, C, C7 - BIG BUG BOOK 84

Players

37 - Never Tear us apart
38 - No Matter What
24 - I'm a believer
25 - If it hadn't been for love
54 - Stuck in the middle with you
129 - Tonight you belong to me
133 - We can work it out
61 - Viva la Vida
emailed - Shotgun - George Ezra

Woodstock run through

 

Beginners Songs Location
Aint that a shame BIG BUG BOOK
Bad Moon rising BIG BUG BOOK
And then he kissed me BIG BUG BOOK
Midnight Special BIG BUG BOOK
Folsom Prison blues BIG BUG BOOK
Hound Dog BIG BUG BOOK
Sounds of silence BIG BUG BOOK
The Tide is high BIG BUG BOOK
Tar and Cement BIG BUG BOOK
Under the boardwalk BIG BUG BOOK
Runaround Sue BIG BUG BOOK
Shotgun BIG BUG BOOK
   
Players Songs Location
San Francisco Bay Blues - slow then fast BIG BUG BOOK
If it hadn't been for love BIG BUG BOOK
Flame Trees 80s / 90s book
Viva La Vida BIG BUG BOOK
Bad Habits BIG BUG BOOK
Shotgun - George Ezra BUG Website
Mr Bojangles BIG BUG BOOK
She's not there BIG BUG BOOK
Sunny afternoon BIG BUG BOOK
On the road again BIG BUG BOOK
Feel it still BIG BUG BOOK

Beginners session
Songs in the Key of G – Using Chords of G, C and D7
1.Singing the blues – BIG BUG BOOK page 51
2.Blowing in the wind – Grey uke book, page 41
3.Throw your arms around me – Grey Uke book  Page 244
4.Bad Moon Rising – Grey Uke book, page 30
5.Barbara Anne – Grey Uke book, page 31
And then added:
6. Boots - BIG BUG BOOK page 6
7. Stand by Me - BIG BUG BOOK page 119
8. Walking After Midnight (The Great Patsy Kline) - BIG BUG BOOK page 132
9. Under the Boardwalk - BIG BUG BOOK page 57
10. Hey Ya - BIG BUG BOOK page 19
 
Players Session: 

1.       Woodstock - Proud Mary  BUG website

2.       Woodstock - Bad Moon Rising        BUG website

3.       Woodstock - The Weight   BUG website

4.       Woodstock - Somebody to love     BUG website

6.       Woodstock - Spinning Wheel          BUG website

7.       Woodstock - Going up the country                    BUG website

8.   Fly me to the moon – BUG website

9.   Rocket Man – BUG website

10.   Armstrong – BUG website

11.   Space Oddity – BIG BUG BOOK
12. John - The Galaxy Song (Impromptu Open Mike)

13. On the Road again – BIG BUG BOOK
14. To her Door - BIG BUG BOOK
15. Sunny Afternoon - BIG BUG BOOK

 
Lyndon wore her beautiful Galaxy hat!

Beginners Songs Location
Key of   C  
Your teddy bear BIG BUG BOOK
Walk of life BIG BUG BOOK
Walk on the wild Side Richard G Website
You Never Can Tell Richard G Website
Twist and Shout Grey Uke Book
Hey Ya BIG BUG BOOK
Walking after midnight BIG BUG BOOK
In the midnight hour Grey Uke Book
Ring of Fire BIG BUG BOOK
Leaving on a jet plane Grey Uke Book
   
Open Mike  
   
1. Jeannie - My Sister is a Barista – an original
2. Dos Amigos (Lisa and Keith) - La Bamba – in Spanish…. !!
   
Players Songs Location
Woodstock - Proud Mary BUG website
Woodstock - Bad Moon Rising BUG website
Woodstock - The Weight BUG website
Woodstock - My Generation BUG website
Woodstock - Somebody to love BUG website
Woodstock - Spinning Wheel BUG website
Woodstock - Going up the country BUG website
Light my fire BIG BUG BOOK
Walking after midnight BIG BUG BOOK
No Matter what BIG BUG BOOK
The Break up song BUG website
Twist and Shout Grey Uke book
Let it be Grey Uke book
Feel it still BIG BUG BOOK
I'll be your baby tonight BIG BUG BOOK
Hey Ya BIG BUG BOOK
In the air tonight 80s - 90s Theme night book
You aint goin nowhere Grey Uke book
Sunny afternoon BIG BUG BOOK

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

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