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  1. thejumpingflea

    Free Online Workshop on Friday (Sept. 16th)

    Hello! I've partnered with Ukulele Underground to create The Ultimate Ukulele Strumming Course, and to make our launch weekend as fun as possible, we are doing a totally free webinar / workshop this Friday, September 16th, at 5:00pm PDT. Sign up HERE and I hope to see you there!
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    HI*Sessions Livin' on a Prayer

    Back in May I was lucky enough to have gotten to perform on HI*Sessions and the videos have just been posted!
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    My favorite one finger chord!

    I've just started doing a weekly video series on my favorite chords and how I like to use them. This week's episode is on Fadd9, one of the easiest chords on the ukulele!
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    Be sure to start them young!

    Never too early to start the ukulele. Expected this September. ;)
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    Ukulele on NFL Fox!

    I was so excited about the new NFL season and my new uke, I did a quick cover video of the NFL on Fox theme song. Next thing I knew, they put it on TV! Facebook Video Twitter Video I just had to share this!
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    NUD - Moore Bettah Ukulele

    Hello UU! I was in Hawaii on vacation last week and was so lucky to have been able to pick up my brand new Moore Bettah Ukulele while I was over there. I've owned a Moore Bettah Ukulele for several years now and it's been my primary player for the whole duration I've had it. I've had...
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    Remembered - Ukulele Instrumental

    I wrote this song 5 years ago when my Grandmother passed away after her battle with cancer. Today would be her 81st birthday. The last time I saw her was a few days before she passed and I knew it was going to be my chance to say goodbye. I had a couple hours before I could go see her so I...
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    Behind Blue Eyes Instrumental

    Hey guys! It's been a while! I just made a video of one of my favorite songs by The Who, Behind Blue Eyes. I hope you enjoy it!
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    Seattle Ukulele Workshop!

    Hey UU! I'll be giving a workshop for the Seattle Ukulele Players Association (SUPA) this coming Sunday, February 4th. We will be working on four finger picking concepts and learning a clever game that allows you to create picking patterns to fit whatever you'd like to play! The ukulele only...
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    Seattle Workshop on Sunday, June 8th!

    Hello UU!! I'll be giving a workshop with SUPA (Seattle Ukulele Players Association) this coming Sunday, June 8th, at 1:15pm at the Phinney Neighborhood Center. I'll be teaching one of my favorite workshops that I use with my private students. Do you ever wonder how to play new interesting...
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    Seattle Workshop on 02/09 Sunday!

    Hello UU! I'll be giving a workshop with SUPA (Seattle Ukulele Players Association) this coming Sunday, February 9th, at 1:15pm at the Phinney Neighborhood Center. I'll be teaching one of my favorite workshops that I use with my private students. Do you ever wonder how to play new interesting...
  12. thejumpingflea

    Weekend With You (New Instrumental!)

    I just finished a new instrumental on a recent trip. It's been a while since my last video, so I hope you like it. It's played on my brand new "teaching" Mya Moe Ukulele and recorded with my iPad and Apogee MiC. Thanks!!
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    New Tab section on my website!

    Hello UU! I just updated my website with a tab section! It's bare bones right now, but I'll be updating it frequently as I finish new tabs. Currently available are a free instrumental version of Dona Nobis as well as the complete tab to an original composition seen here for $5: I am going...
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    Uke Can Strum Seattle Workshop

    I'll be teaching my "Uke Can Strum" system with SUPA (Seattle Ukulele Players Association) at the Phinney Neighborhood Center on Sunday, February 10th from 1:15pm - 2:15pm. Uke Can Strum is an approach to learning how strum patterns can be played, the techniques used in them, and how to create...
  15. thejumpingflea

    Happy Halloween!

    How are all the UU'ers enjoying their frightful holiday!? I hope you all have a fun (and SAFE!) Halloween! Be sure to mix candy and ukulele playing for a good time. By the way, if any of you see an zombies I hear that ukuleles are a wonderful bludgeoning weapon. Be sure to aim for the head!
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    Just a couple more lesson slots open, help me hit 30 ukulele lessons a week!!

    Hello UU! After one long, crazy, and AMAZING summer that included a trip to Australia and getting married(!!), I am back to normality. Well, by normality, I mean a dream job. :) This fall I am done with school and I am officially a full time online ukulele teacher! I never thought I would be...
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    Strumming in a seaplane... in flight!

    Using my Apogee Jam, iPhone and my new DaSilva ukulele I took a video while flying!!
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    New Hoobastank album has a uke track!

    Back in high school I was a big fan of the band Hoobastank. They just released a new album and the track 'A Thousand Words' features an ukulele! It's a pretty simple riff, just jamming on a Gm mostly. Still awesome!
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    Hey Jude - Live in Brisbane!

    Hello UU! I just got home from Australia and I am actually getting married this coming weekend! Craziness. I got a video up today of a performance at Binary Music in Brisbane, Australia. It's an instrumental cover of Hey June. I hope you enjoy it! Thanks!
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    Let's Dance & Lagoon Cove

    Hello! Here are two new videos from my workshop at Big Music in Sydney, Australia last night. I hope you enjoy them!! Let's Dance Lagoon Cove