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

Songs from last week 
Beginners Songs  Location 
Midnight Special  BUG book 4
Ukin' all over the wold  BUG book 4
Wagon Wheel  BUG book 4
Fire  BUG book 4
Folsom Prison blues BUG book 4
Ooh La La  BUG book 4
Come back again BUG book 4
House of the rising sun  BUG book 4
Boots BUG book 4
Count on me BUG book 4
Don’t pass me by BUG book 4
Don’t worry play ukulele  BUG book 4
   
Players Session  Location 
Nobody knows you when you're down and out  BUG book 4
Locomotion  BUG book 4
Love potion # 9 BUG book 4
Not responsible BUG book 4
Hey Ya BUG book 4
A hard day's night BUG book 4
Runaway BUG book 4
Sway  BUG book 4
Runaround Sue- BUG book 4
Eagle rock  emailed
The Boxer  Grey Uke book
Stand by your man  Grey Uke book
Streets of London  Grey Uke book
I saw her standing there  Grey Uke book
Going up the country  emailed
Flowers on the wall  random
Penny Lane  emailed - on Richard G website
Feel it still  emailed
Dance me to the end of love random
Something in the water  emailed
Viva La Vida  emailed
Bright side of the road  Grey Uke book

Beginners Songs

Location

Strum / style

Fire

BUG book 4

Calypso

Midnight Special

BUG book 4

Thumb strum

 Heard it through the grapevine

BUG book 4

Strum up – open

Riptide

BUG book 4

Loud on 1 & 2

Under the Milky Way tonight

BUG book 4

Loud / soft section

Players Songs

 Location

Science Fiction

emailed

 The man who shot Liberty Valance

emailed

 Cool world

 emailed

Cracklin' Rosie

emailed

 A white sport coat

random

Bright side of the road

random

A picture of you

emailed

Wake me up

random

Throw your arms around me

Grey Uke book

If it hadn't been for love

BUG book 4

YMCA

Grey Uke book

The letter

emailed

Space Oddity

BUG book 4

Feel it still

emailed

 Mr Bojangles

 Grey Uke book

Honey don't

emailed

Poor poor pitiful me

random

Walking after midnight

BUG book 4

Sway

BUG book 4

       

Beginners songs  Location 
Houng Dog  BUG Beginners book
The tide is high  BUG Beginners book
Shotgun  BUG Beginners book
Bad Moon Rising  BUG Beginners book
And then he kissed me  Three chord night book
Chains Three chord night book
Hit the road Jack  Three chord night book
Midnight Special  Three chord night book
Mustang Sally  Three chord night book
Singin the blues  Three chord night book
Never Tear us apart  BUG book 4
Walking the dog  BUG book 4
   
Players Songs  Location 
Liberty Valance  emailed
Cracklin Rosie  emailed
Hey Ya  BUG bok 4
Those were the days  emailed
Feel it still emailed
Something in the water  emailed
Sway  BUG book 4
Exactly as you are  emailed
Rhiannon  BUG book 4
Lonely boy  emailed
Honey don't  emailed
Fire  BUG book 4
Heartache tonight  Grey Uke book
Blue Skies  Grey Uke book
Doo Wah Diddy  Grey Uke book
Cool world  not enough people had this -resend
Too many times  BUG book 4
Whiter shade of pale  BUG book 4
Space Oddity  BUG book 4
Video killed the radio star BUG book 4
Mercy  BUG book 4
Eight Days a week  BUG book 4

Beginners songs  Location
Streets of London  Grey Uke book
Hound Dog  BUG Beginners book
Shotgun  BUG Beginners book
Bad Moon Rising  BUG Beginners book
Folsom Prison Blues  BUG Beginners book
Jolene  BUG book 4
   
Players songs  Location 
Don’t pass me by  BUG book 4
Midnight Special  BUG book 4
Higher and Higher  BUG book 4
Make me smile  BUG book 4
Hello Mary Lou  Uke a billy book
Learning to fly  BUG book 4
The boxer  Grey Uke book
Space Oddity  BUG book 4
Summertime  BUG book 4
Bad habits  BUG book 4
Folsom Prison blues  BUG book 4
Mustang Sally  BUG book 4
No matter what  BUG book 4
Walking after midnight  BUG book 4
Dirty old town BUG book 4
Too many times  BUG book 4
Working for the man  Grey Uke book
Hotel California BUG book 4
San Francisco Bay Blues x 2  BUG book 4

Beginners - choose your own adventure Location 
Dumb things Grey uke book
Shotgun  BUG Beginnners book
Viva La Vida emailed
Down on the corner  Grey uke book
Aint that a shame  Uke-a-billy book
Spooky  emailed - attached to this email 
Tonight you belong to me  emailed - attached to this email 
Count on me  BUG book 4
Runaway  BUG book 4
Ring of Fire Grey uke book
   
Players - choose your own adventure Location 
Sway BUG book 4
Space Oddity  BUG book 4
Something in the water  emailed
Mr Bojangles  Grey uke book
Spicks and Specks Grey uke book
Sounds of silence  Grey uke book
Folsom Prison blues  BUG book 4
Down on the corner  Grey uke book
A picture of you  handout from John - do this next week
Smile - Uncle Kracker emailed - attached to this email 
Say a little prayer emailed
Blue Skies  Grey uke book
Nobody knows you when you're down and out  BUG book 4
The Weight  emailed - attached to this email 
Honey don’t  emailed
Learning to fly  BUG book 4
Locomotion  BUG book 4
Fire  BUG book 4
Respect  emailed
Hey Ya  BUG book 4

Beginners session - Transposing chords focus this week  Location 
Transposing -  Folsom Prison Blues  
Monster Mash in G emailed 
Monster Mash in C emailed 
Boots  BUG book 4
Chains BUG book 4
And then he kissed me  Three chord book
Bad Moon Rising  Three chord book
   
Players session songs  Location
Dirty Old Town  BUG book 4
Hey Ya  BUG book 4
Higher and higher  BUG book 4
Something  Grey Uke book 
Make me smile  BUG book 4
No Matter What  BUG book 4
Yellow  emailed
Down on the Corner  Grey Uke book 
Wagon Wheel  BUG book 4
Say a little prayer - dedicated to Aretha Franklin Handout - needs reworking
Twist and shout  Grey Uke book 
Fire and the flood  skip - next week
I'm a believer  Grey Uke book 
Lonely boy  random
Honey don't emailed
Rhiannon  BUG book 4
Something in the water  emailed
Hey Ho BUG book 4
Video killed the radio star BUG book 4
YMCA Grey Uke book 

Beginners session - chords focus this week  Location 
Movable chords - Bb shape up the neck   
Barre chords - Bbm7 shape up the neck   
Alernate chords for Hit the road Jack   

Stand by me 
BUG Beginners book
The Tide is high BUG Beginners book
Hit the road Jack  BUG Beginners book
   
Players Session  Location 
Learning to fly BUG book 4
Wagon Wheel  BUG book 4
And then he kissed me Grey uke book 
Something in the water emailed
Honey don’t emailed
I saw her standing there Grey uke book 
Sunny afternoon emailed
Ring of fire Grey uke book 
Fire BUG book 4
Bad Habits BUG book 4
Cool world emailed
No milk today  skipped - keep for next week
Stuck in the middle with you  BUG book 4
I can see clearly now BUG book 4
Runaway BUG book 4
Down on the corner Grey uke book 
No matter what BUG book 4
Nobody knows you when you're down and out BUG book 4
Going up the country  BUG book 4
Make me smile BUG book 4
Hey Ya BUG book 4
We can work it out.  BUG book 4
 

Beginners session  - Strumming focus this week  Location
Hound Dog - the "Z" strum  Beginners book
Don’t worry, play ukulele - the Reggae strum  BUG book 4
Midnight special - different strum for verse and chorus and using thumb strum  BUG book 4
Boots - learning the run  BUG book 4
Jolene - the  twiddly strum ( sounds a bit like a banjo) BUG book 4
   
Players songs  Location
Riptide  BUG book 4
Space Oddity  BUG book 4
Light my fire  Grey uke book
Higher and higher  BUG book 4
Under the milky way tonight  BUG book 4
Down on the corner  Grey uke book
Rhiannon  BUG book 4
Honey don't emailed 
Something in the water emailed 
Things we said today  emailed 
No matter what  BUG book 4
Dream a little dream of me  Grey uke book
Fire  BUG book 4
Love is the drug BUG book 4
Sway  BUG book 4
Weather with you (Em)  emailed 
If it hadn't been for love  BUG book 4
Monster Mash  emailed 
Wagon wheel  BUG book 4
Let it be  Grey uke book
Love potion number 9  BUG book 4

   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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