I’m not a big fan of Christmas music, but out of all the sappy, December 25th tunes you can play on your ‘ukulele, Mele Kalikimaka is my favorite. I grew up listening to Jimmy Buffett singing this song on his album, Christmas Island, but everyone will have their own favorite rendition. Santa only knows, this […] Read more
Ever since my late great uncle told me (multiple times) at a family event that the Tennessee Waltz was his favorite song, I’ve felt a fondness for this tune. I first discovered Sam Cooke’s version and rocked to that for years – even though it’s very far removed from a “waltz” feel. Just recently one […] Read more
I don’t know of too many traditional tunes that fall into the category of “hit song” within memory. But it seems that Peter, Paul, and Mary’s ditty, Puff The Magic Dragon has become one of those familiar tunes that could be right out of Mother Goose. A student requested this song and it was a […] Read more
A well-known Hawaiian tune presented here in G. This is a great, simple song for the proficient beginner.
A mellow tune for your Monday. Here’s an easy tab for the singer/songwriter duo’s El Condor Pasa, sometimes known as If I Could.