View Full Version : Monthly Ukulele Love-In in Oakland, California

04-11-2012, 01:05 PM
Here's one for folks from the east bay and beyond. Looks like fun:

Ukulele fans will gather in the friendly neighborhood cafe setting of Oakleyville’s Actual Cafe on the second Saturday of every month for a concert, sing-a-long and lessons

Group Lesson: (7-7:40) learn more about this fantastic little instrument with a group lesson from a guest teacher each month;
Ukulele Concert: (7:45-9:00) enjoy feature performances 1 or 2 uke-centric performers;
Sing-a-long: (9-9:30) rejoice in group ukuleling with a big ol uke play and singalong and grow an Actual Ukulele Songbook.

April 14th featured performers: The Paper Dolls & Mandalyn May with Guest teacher: Mike DaSilva

You do NOT need to be a ukulele player or even a ukulele enthusiast. But you may be when you leave the Ukulele Love-In. Come one, come all, have a beverage, enjoy the happiest sounding instrument to be made from some hardwood and nylon strings, and be merry

Ukelele Love-In 2012 Schedule
Second Saturdays, 7p
Actual Cafe, Oakland
$5-$10 sliding Scale

April 14: Paper Dolls, Mandalyn May ~ lesson with Mike DaSilva
May 12: Justin & David Ancheta ~ lesson with the Anchetas
June 9: Tippy Canoe, CJ Alegre ~ lesson with Tippy Canoe
July 14 & beyond: tba

~~Your heart
~~Ukuleles if you got ‘em
~~Sliding scale $5-10 contribution to pay the featured performers and the guest teacher
~~Songs to add to the songbook – please keep songs to 2 single-sided pages maximum and be sure to include both lyrics & chords