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To celebrate the launch of ANZCA’s Ukulele syllabus here in Queensland  you could WIN this Prize Pack from our sponsors Australia & New Zealand Cultural Arts Ltd. Details below. The launch of “I Play Ukulele” – ANZCA’s Ukulele Syllabus – will be part of a program of workshops at the Spruke Festival on Saturday morning September 21 , recommended for teachers, leaders of group, orchestras, school music educators and parents of children learning the Ukulele. “I Play Ukulele” has been[…]

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Mark & Janes Ukestration Workshop

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UKESTRATION is a way of teaching skills to a group, combined with the wonderful flexibility of the ukulele, using appropriate and popular songs. Facilitated by internationally acclaimed professional musicians Mark Jackson and Jane Jelbart who promote the James Hill philosophy of engaging players of all levels in an orchestrated manner. The technique has been adapted by Mark and Jane into a teaching method that has something for everyone from individual players to teachers and leaders[…]

What is “I PLAY UKULELE” about?

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“I Play Ukulele” has been written to teach children and adults alike, the fundamentals of reading music, whilst developing a good solid technique for playing the ukulele. This is the first book produced in a 5 book series that plans to build upon these skills so that players become proficient on their instrument and are comfortable reading music.  Many ukulele books are either at base level without regard to left and right hand technique, are[…]