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    Seconds Is A Great Solution

    I just wanted to follow up that I'm almost achieving my request for a Tenor Surf Fluke for $250. I'm getting a Tenor Lava Fluke for $205~ (AUD) including postage. Very pleased.

    I'll try to...
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    14Twelve: That was the exact solution I was...

    14Twelve: That was the exact solution I was looking for - thank you for your comments!
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    I primarily like the action and intonation of the...

    I primarily like the action and intonation of the fluke. For me to get one In Australia is looking to cost me $370 including shipping (which is the killer, about $50). I want a Tenor, the only one...
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    What's a reasonable price for one? I'm not...

    What's a reasonable price for one? I'm not talking retail. How much do you think the Tenor Surf Fluke is worth?
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    I WANT: Tenor Surf Fluke for $250

    I want a Tenor Surf Fluke for US$250 Total - including shipping to Brisbane QLD Australia.

    If not new, in as near new condition as possible.

    Am I being unreasonable?
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    I got my first ukulele when I was about 6 or so,...

    I got my first ukulele when I was about 6 or so, but my parents spent the whole time telling me not to touch it because I would break it. I've only realised just recently that the ukulele belonged...
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    It sounds a bit like carpal tunnel. The nerves...

    It sounds a bit like carpal tunnel. The nerves to your hand all run down a little tube. If this tube becomes inflammed, it squishes against the nerves, and that is what causes the sensations you...
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    Uhm - I didn't take it! I'm actually not kicking...

    Uhm - I didn't take it! I'm actually not kicking myself that much over it. I got James Morrison (jazz trumpet player) to sign my trumpet years ago. It ended up rubbing off.

    If I had had my...
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    Hey, I mentioned Ukulele Underground when I met...

    Hey, I mentioned Ukulele Underground when I met Jake, and he was like - "Oh you mean Aldrine's site? I hang out with those guys back at home!"

    I decided not to get the uke signed, but I got a CD...
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    Which notes do you drop out in chords that have...

    Which notes do you drop out in chords that have more notes when you only have 4 strings. I know that the 5th is usually a safe note to drop out, but are there any rules?

    I'm looking for rules -...
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    Heh... I've just added one more to the list... ...

    Heh... I've just added one more to the list...

    http://letsplayukulele.com/ukulele/tabs/?a=12

    I'm looking forward to checking out some of the sites already mentioned.

    Anyone got anymore...
  12. Ethical Conundrum!

    Oooo! Ethical conundrum!

    As was mentioned above, Dominator removed his tabs because he was asked to.

    So, do you visit the link provided, and get the tab of Jake's version of Gently Weeps, or...
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    What Ukulele Sites Do You Visit?

    Of all the sites I visit, UkuleleUnderground is by far my favourite, but I'm sure there are other gems out there, so I'm looking for them.

    What ukulele sites do you frequent?

    Here's my list:
    ...
  14. I went to the Brisbane Ukulele Club tonight for...

    I went to the Brisbane Ukulele Club tonight for the first time, and I've gotta say - I was pleasantly suprised.

    There were some good players there - with some quite nice instruments. I finally...
  15. I can't stand having long nails. I feel dirty...

    I can't stand having long nails. I feel dirty with long nails.

    Those finger picks sound good. If I ask for some in Australia though, they'll probably pull a dumb face and say "wot?"

    If you...
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    I always expect these to be one of those jokes -...

    I always expect these to be one of those jokes - focus on the spiral, now relax...

    ... and then they show The Scream, and play increadibly loud music, just designed to scare the life out of you.
    ...
  17. I'm the author of the original post talking about...

    I'm the author of the original post talking about standard strumming.

    I feel way more comfortable playing down with index, middle, ring, and up with my thumb. BUT I've been watching all the...
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    Dominator. You're my new role model. I wanna be...

    Dominator. You're my new role model. I wanna be like you. Write tabs, and play like you.
  19. thanks guys - I was writing this message while...

    thanks guys - I was writing this message while you replied.

    I'm determined to play this instrument well.
  20. Ok. I've just spent a fair bit of time strumming...

    Ok. I've just spent a fair bit of time strumming with my index finger.

    I think it's just a matter of perseverance. I'm starting to understand how to do this properly. The sound I get is cleaner...
  21. So do you move your wrist or your whole arm?

    So do you move your wrist or your whole arm?
  22. Strumming - I can't do it the 'standard' way

    I've tried strumming with the index finger pointing towards me. What I find is that my finger gets caught on the strings. The position feels really weird for me.

    The exact problem I have is that...
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    Ukulele Riffs

    Found this one on YouTube. There's some really nice techniques and licks in there that you could probably break down for your own practice:
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    Ha ha! Got IT! Title: The Prayer Artist:...

    Ha ha! Got IT!


    Title: The Prayer
    Artist: Celine Dion

    Intro - Bb F Dm Db Bbm F

    Verse 1:
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    Still looking for chords. Here's lyrics: ...

    Still looking for chords.

    Here's lyrics:

    “THE PRAYER” – Ho’okena with Maila Gibson

    I pray you’ll be our eyes
    And watch us where we go
    And help us to be wise
    In times when we don’t know
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