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Old 01-22-2008, 06:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Since there's no ukelele forum

YouTube - Ukulele weeps by Jake Shimabukuro

Dude's fuking sick.
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Old 01-22-2008, 11:31 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I had no idea you could make a Ukulele sound so beautiful.
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Old 05-02-2008, 04:25 AM   #3 (permalink)
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THat's pretty amazing! Most of us would think of the ukelele as a "toy" instrument, so to have someone play like that is totally different to what we have heard.

On a lighter note, check youtube for the Ukelele Orchestra of Great Britain. Their cover of "Shaft" is hysterical!
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Old 05-02-2008, 06:14 AM   #4 (permalink)
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YouTube - Ukelele Specialty
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Old 05-02-2008, 07:00 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Heh, I thought this was gonna be about Tiny Tim.

Sweet vid tho.
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Old 05-02-2008, 02:51 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Holy ****... makes me wanna hang the guitar up, looks effortless to him.

So that's what all that "practicing" stuff is about.
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Old 05-02-2008, 03:13 PM   #7 (permalink)
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I thought I posted this in the beatles thread?

Even still this is one of the better versions I've heard. And speaking of the Uke and George Harrison...the tribute concert with Joe Brown playing "I'll see you in my dreams"....vicious.
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Old 05-02-2008, 03:38 PM   #8 (permalink)
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I've been playing my guitar teacher's for the past couple of days & it's really fun, i have a couple of chords memorized.
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