Jake Shimabukuro Releases Songbook

Lots of people have been waiting for this one. Jake Shimabukuro has just released his first songbook. Titled Peace Love ‘Ukulele, the note-for-note transcription book features all of the songs from his Peace Love ‘Ukulele album, plus two bonus features: While My Guitar Gently Weeps and Hula Girl. I haven’t had a chance to see it yet; if you pick this one up, feel free to leave a comment to let us know what you think!

Meet The Author:

Brad Bordessa

Brad plays 'ukulele on the Big Island of Hawai'i. He writes original music, performs, and runs this site from a little cabin in the jungle.

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  • +Darren Lewis Feb 10, 2012, 4:25 pm

    A master of the UKELELE,who has now given to the modern world,what George Formby did in the 1930’s.
    Only,Jake take’s Uke playing to a totally different level.
    A must have tuition,referance song book,in Jake’s unmistakable style…

  • Teri Feb 10, 2012, 10:25 pm

    Just picked up a copy at the Napa Valley Opera House where Jake was performing tonight. My quick glance in the theater is that it looks good. Haven’t had a chance to go through any of the arrangements yet. The pleasant surprise for me was that it didn’t look overwhelming.

    More later.

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