A while back I was approached by Eduardo Uke, of the website Easy Ukulele Songs, who asked if I would contribute my #1 beginner tip to a roundup he was working on. I was flattered that he asked and sent him off my answer. Didn’t think much more of it [...]

Thoughts on Practicing

A comprehensive article by drab-looking oboe player Martin Schuring (pictured) on the art of practicing. What to work on, for how long, and much more.

The Jumping Flea Website

I feel a bit bad about not finding this site before (it’s so good!). Sometimes they just sneak through the cracks… Ian Chadwick’s “The Jumping Flea” is full of detailed articles on various aspects of the ‘ukulele – mostly technical stuff like tonewoods, picks, strings, pickups, acoustics, and more. Click [...]