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 -

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  

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

6pm Session
1. And then He Kissed Me
2. Singin' the Blues
3. Runaway
4. Hello Mary Lou
5. Aint That a Shame
6. Dane the Night Away
7. The Tide is High
8. Midnight Special
Players Sessions @ 745pm
1. Do Wah Diddy Diddy
2. I’m A Believer
3. If It Hadn’t Been For Love
4. Heard It On the Grapevine
5. Cabaret
6. Ooh La La
7. Photograph
8. Stuck in the Middle
9. Lookin’ Out My Back Door
10. Viva La Vida
1. Riptide
2. Hotel California
3. Dirty Old Town
4. Cover of the Rolling Stone
5. Never Tear Us Apart
6. Poor Poor Pitiful Me
7. Brown Eyed Girl
8. Penny Lane

6pm Session
  1. Riptide
  2. And Then He Kissed Me
  3. Bad Moon Arising
  4. Chains
  5. Hound Dog
  6. Jolene
  7. Midnight Special
  8. Ain’t That a Shame
  9. Locomotion
  10. Botany Bay
  11. Folsom Prison Blues
745pm Session
  1. Sway
  2. Tide is High
  3. Video Killed the Radio Star
  4. Wagon Wheel
  5. Count on Me
  6. Walking After Midnight
  7. Halleluliah
  8. Bad Moon Arising
  9. Feel Like Going Back Home
  10. I Won’t Back Down
  11. Down on the Corner
  12. Eight Days a Week
  13. If it Hadn’t Been for Love
  14. I’m Into Something Good
  15. Sunny Afternoon
  1. Hey Ya!
  2. Under the Boardwalk
  3. Hey Soul Sister
  4. I Only Want to Be With You
  5. Brown Eyed Girl
  6. Pleasure & Pain
  7. Happy Together
  8. Walk Right In
  9. Viva Las Vegas
  10. Way Out West
  11. Ring of Fire

Beginners songs Location 
Cover of the rolling stone Grey Uke Book
Act Naturally  Grey Uke Book
Don’t worry, play ukulele  BUG Book 4
Midnight special  BUG Book 4
Riptide BUG Book 4
The tide is high  BUG Book 4
Dirty old town  BUG Book 4
Dance the night away  Three chord night book
Folsom Prison blues  BUG Book 4
We got love  emailed 
Players songs  Location 
We got love  emailed 
Only you  emailed 
The glory of love emailed 
Chapel of love emailed 
Make me smile BUG Book 4
Wake me up emailed 
Viva La Vida emailed 
Hey ya BUG Book 4
Something in the water emailed 
Lean on me  emailed 
Wagon Wheel  BUG Book 4
Higher and Higher BUG Book 4
No matter what  BUG Book 4
Love potion number 9 BUG Book 4
Riptide BUG Book 4
Dance me to the end of love emailed 
YMCA Grey Uke Book
And then I kissed her emailed 
Sunny afternoon emailed 
Hello Mary Lou Uke-a-billy book
Leaving on a jet plane Grey Uke Book
Walking the dog BUG Book 4

Beginners songs Location 
Bad Moon Rising Three Chord Night book
Chains Three Chord Night book
Hound Dog Three Chord Night book
Singin' the blues Three Chord Night book
Folsom BUG book 4
Make me smile BUG book 4
Am I ever gonna see your face again BUG book 4
I'm a believer Grey Uke Book
Sugartown  emailed
Hit the road Jack  Three Chord Night book
Players songs  Location 
You're sixteen  Grey Uke book
We can work it out  BUG book 4
No matter what BUG book 4
I only want to be with you emailed
Runaway Train  emailed
Higher and Higher BUG book 4
Going up the country emailed
If it hadnt been for love BUG book 4
The swimming song BUG Beginners book
Under the milky way tonight  BUG book 4
There's something in the water emailed
Viva La Vida emailed
Sway  BUG book 4
YMCA Grey Uke book
Sunny afternoon  emailed

Song summary stats - this year we have played 165 different songs.... some are one hit wonders, others are more popular.

Times Played  Song  Location 
8 Higher and higher BUG book 4
7 Wagon Wheel  BUG book 4
7 No Matter what  BUG book 4
7 Hey Ya  BUG book 4
7 Hey Ho  BUG book 4
6 walking after midnight BUG Book 4
6 Going up the country  emailed 
5 Video killed the radio star BUG book 4
5 Space Oddity BUG book 4
5 Ring of fire Uke-a-billy book 
5 Make me smile BUG Book 4
5 I'm a believer Grey uke book
5 Hello Mary Lou Uke-a-billy book 
5 Folsom Prison Blues. BUG book 4
5 Down on the corner  Grey Uke book 
5 Cabaret emailed 
5 Bad Habits BUG book 4

Beginners had an intensive strumming session, so only a few songs were played.  The 32 strums handout is attached for your reference. 
Beginners songs  Location
Dance the night away  Three chord night songbook
Rockabilly Rebel  Three chord night songbook
Singin the blues  Three chord night songbook
And then he kissed me  Three chord night songbook
Players songs  Location 
Sugar Town emailed 
Wake me Up  emailed 
Hey Ho BUG book 4
Sway  BUG book 4
We can work it out  BUG book 4
A Hard Day's Night  BUG book 4
Do wa diddy  Grey Uke book
House of the rising sun  BUG book 4
No Matter What  BUG book 4
Waltzing Matilda  emailed 
Hey Ya  BUG book 4
Fire and the flood emailed  and attached
Sunny afternoon emailed 
Hello Mary Lou Uke-a-billy book
Most people I know  Grey Uke book
Going up the country emailed 
Video killed the radio star BUG book 4
Folsom Prison blues BUG book 4
All my loving Grey Uke book
Photograph  emailed 
It don’t come easy emailed 
Chapel of love  emailed 

Beginners  Location 
Sugar Town  emailed
Monster Mash in C emailed
Heart and soul emailed
Ghost Chickens in the sky  emailed and also in the new Grey book
Aint that a shame  Uke-a-billy book and Three chord night book
Players  Location 
We can work it out  BUG book 4
Not responsible  BUG book 4
Ghost Chickens in the sky  emailed and also in the new Grey book
Eleanor Rigby  emailed last week from Jill
Folsom Prison Blues BUG book 4
Sway  BUG book 4
Ukin all over the world  BUG book 4
Down on the corner  Grey Uke book
Heard it through the grapevine  Emailed 
Brown Eyed Girl  Grey Uke book
Heart and Soul emailed
Wagon Wheel  BUG book 4
Chapel of love  emailed
Ring of Fire  Grey Uke book
Learning to fly  BUG book 4
Walk of Life  emailed 
Goodnight sweetheart  emailed
Ooh La La  BUG book 4
I'm a believer  Grey Uke book
Venus BUG book 4
Higher and Higher  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!

Visitors are made very welcome.

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