It's named for a beloved cat left behind long ago in Richmond, Va. It's an intricately constructed, handmade ukulele, painted exquisitely in a style that defies definition. Years in the making, it's only the third in a series that the Oregon-based team of artist Amy Crehore and luthier Lou Reimuller have created for their "Tickler" collection.
The Ukulele Salon blog includes video clips from NY Uke Salons -- parties and concerts -- as well as resources and commentary mostly about the vibrant NYC ukulele scene. See also the NY Uke Chat email discussion forum. Hey, if you feel like chatting with other NY ukers about arrangements, technique, gigs, favorite UkeTube performances, etc.
Weird but true: This book contains all of Radiohead's best songs with the core guitar parts arranged for ukulele. This is a must-have for all fans of the band and the ukulele. Uke 'an play Radiohead!
As Delacroix said, a painting or drawing is developed by first putting down something and then the superimposition of ever more definite statements. Now when I put this paper or the photograph on, I try to move up and across the canvas, always moving up and across. If I tear anything I tear it up and across.
On the beach, more than sixty girls put their legs in the air. Note the ukulele player in the band in the upper right of picture. Circa
Call Rick at Dick's got Beatlemania!!! His innovative arrangements and interpretations of Tin Pan Alley classics have been heard worldwide and have earned praise from such luminaries as George Harrison, Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
The brash singer-songwriter agreed to give Fuse a three-song, stripped-down performance on day three of the Firefly Music Festival. And by "stripped down," we literally mean nude. Time was slated to take place at PM Sunday afternoon at the Hammock Hangout, a secluded, tree-filled oasis where attendees escape from the crowds to relax in peace and quiet.
Sarah, also know as nakedukulele on Instagram, is a mother, wife and daughter as well as a professional actor hailing from Canada. Also into gardening, pottery and cooking, yet ukulele is her true passion and has eclipsed everything. She started playing the ukulele when she bought one for her 6-year-old daughter. Before giving it to her Sarah went about playing with it first and became obsessed.
The Hadaka-jime Naked strangle Waza consists of applying pressure directly to the opponent's neck without using his uniform for that purpose. When unable to grasp Uke Player receiving opponent's attack collar, Tori Player executing technique can place an arm around Uke Player receiving opponent's attack throat, clasp that arm with his other hand, and use his upper arm to strangle Uke Player receiving opponent's attack. When Uke Player receiving opponent's attack waist is lowered, or when he is supine or prone, Tori Player executing technique moves in from behind and wraps one arm around Uke Player receiving opponent's attack throat.