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    Play Ukulele By Ear USA Tour

    Get off the book, learn about the emotional value of chords and learn to Play Ukulele By Ear with Jim D'Ville. Spring tour is sponsored by Ukulele. Details HERE. Motown or Bust Tour Sponsored by March 4 Instrumental Music Center, Tucson, Arizona March 8 Las Cruces Ukulele Club, Las Cruces...
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    Play Ukulele By Ear Fall Tour 2017

    Here is the schedule for my Fall 2017 workshop tour.
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    Emotional Value of Chords

    Check out my article in Ukulele about the emotional value of chords. http://www.ukulelemag.com/stories/news/the-emotional-value-of-chords
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    Play Ukulele By Ear Workshops in SoCal

    I'll be presenting a number of Play Ukulele By Ear workshops in San Diego, San Bernardino and Los Angeles over the next four Saturdays. The workshops are sponsored by Kala Brand Music so I'll be giving away a Kala ukulele and other prizes at each event. Details can be found on my website.
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    Happy Uke Year!

    Here's hoping 2016 will grant everyone their ukulele dreams!
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    Play Ukulele By Ear N. Cal Tour 2016

    I'll be presenting Play Ukulele By Ear workshops the last two weeks of January in the Bay Area of northern California. Details can be found on my website. Ukulele Club of Santa Cruz. Santa Cruz, California January 21 Monterey Ukulele Club Monterey, California January 24 The Strum Shop...
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    Stu Fuchs on Improvising and Soloing

    Stu Fuchs talks improvising and soloing in this week's 3 Questions Interview. http://www.playukulelebyear.com/3-questions-interview/3-questions-interviewstuart-fuchs
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    Craig Chee & Sarah Maisel Interview

    I've posted an interview with Craig and Sarah on duets playing. It's on my website.
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    Oregon Uke Workshops

    Play Ukulele By Ear Workshops in Oregon: 8/28 Eugene 9/12 Portland 9/23 Warrenton 9/26 Portland 8/15-9/14 Private Lessons in Newport More details on my website.
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    Play Ukulele By Ear Workshops California

    I'm presenting a number of Play Ukulele By Ear workshops on the central California coast in June and July. Visit my website for details. Thanks in advance!
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    Kala Workshop @ The Strum Shop

    I'll be at The Strum Shop in Roseville, CA this coming Saturday, May 23, 6-9pm for a one-hour Strumming Ukulele By Ear workshop, a one-hour Picking Ukulele By Ear workshop and a short jam afterwards. All this for $25! Plus I'll be giving away a free Kala uke! http://thestrumshop.com/
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    Reno Uke Fest?

    Let's see a show of ukes. Who is going to the great Reno Uke Fest in Sparks, Nevada next week? Did you know that Reno is so close to Hell you can see Sparks?
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    The Ukes Role in Rock 'n Roll!

    This is a wonderful story of how the ukulele was part of the rockabilly and rock 'n roll evolution from someone that was there. http://www.playukulelebyear.com/3-questions-interview/3-questions-interviewdavid-bigham/
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    New Mexico & Arizona Workshops

    Play Ukulele By Ear workshops just booked in Santa Fe, New Mexico on Saturday, April 11 and Flagstaff, Arizona on Saturday, April 18. Sponsored by Kala Ukulele. We'll be giving away a free uke at both events! Details on my website.
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    Play Ukulele By Ear Workshop Tour Florida

    Last push through Florida begins next week. All details are posted on my website. Bonita Springs Uke Group Bonita Springs, Florida Feb. 27 Sarasota Uke Group Sarasota, Florida March 7 East Pasco/HernandoUke Group Zephyrhills, Florida March 14 Gainesville Uke Group Gainesville, Florida March...