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Ukulele Magazine Summer 2018 Issue Preview

**Bonus Distribution at Ashokan Uke Fest, Mighty Uke Day, and Sweetwater GearFest!** On the Cover: Get Rhythm! A special focus on building your rhythm chops, with a lesson from Daniel Ward to improve your groove, Casey MacGill teaches his swing strum, and a look at the hands of several famous players.   Features and Departments: Swing […]

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Nov 0
Nov 0

Ukulele Magazine Spring 2018 Issue Preview

**Bonus Distribution at 2018 Winter NAMM, ASTA, Palm Strings Uke Fest, Reno Ukulele Festival!** Special Focus: Strings & Accessories Accessories are Necessities: String basics, what’s up with the different kinds of strings and what’s new? Plus, a look at some of the pieces of gear that can help make playing ukulele fabulous. The amazing design […]

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Aug 0
Aug 0

Ukulele Magazine Winter 2017 Issue Preview

Special Focus: The Future of Uke On The Cover: Led Kaapana Features and Departments Cultivating the next generation of ukulele players, by Heidi Swedberg Shop Visit to Ruby’s Ukes News Roundup Club Uke: Jumpin’ Jim Beloff visits Madeira, the ukulele’s ancestral home Uke Basics: Jim D’Ville teaches you how to use lyrics as musical signposts; Daniel Ward […]

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May 2
May 2

Ukulele Magazine Fall 2017 Issue Preview

Special Focus: Tiki Time! **Bonus Distribution At 2017 Summer NAMM!** Features and Departments Tiki history with Sven Kirsten, a leading expert Tiki-Exotica music lesson Iz: 20 Years Later, a look at his life and legacy Iz Music lesson Ka Nika Pila: Steven Espaniola’s tips for playing the traditional Hawaiian jam session Club Uke: Heidi Swedberg covers Lansing, […]

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Feb 2
Feb 2

Ukulele Magazine Summer 2017 Issue Preview

Special Focus: Summer Uke-Phoria! Experts Weigh In: What Makes a Good Ukulele Festival? Features and Departments Martin Ukes at 100: Celebrating a Centennial Aidan James, a 15-year-old looping phenom Why I Uke: Herb Ohta Jr Club Uke: Lansing, Michigan, by Heidi Swedberg Uke News: News Roundup Daniel Ward’s meditative right-hand exercise; baritone basics from Jim […]

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Nov 2
Nov 2

Ukulele Magazine Spring 2017 Issue Preview

On the Cover Ukulele Ephemera Special Focus: You and Your Ukes Uke Mania: Filling Out Your Ukulele Collection Storing and Transporting Your Ukes (Humidity care) Build Your Own: Ukulele Classes help people create their own instruments The Aloha Shirt: A history of the aloha shirt, by the definitive author Dale Hope Ukulele Ephemera (classic icons […]

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