Some Kindred Spirits of The Uke KindPosted On:
This from The Mana Maddy home page:
These folks at Actual Cafe’s Monthly Ukulele Love-In in Oakland sure look like our kinda people.
We shall gather in the friendly neighbourhood cafe setting of Oakleyville’s ACTUAL CAFE on the 2nd SATURDAY of every month to…
(7-7:40) learn more about this fantastic little instrument with a group lesson from a guest teacher each month;
(7:45-9:00) enjoy feature performances 1 or 2 uke-centric performers;
(9-9:30) rejoice in group ukuleling with a big ol uke play and singalong and grow an Actual Ukulele Songbook.
**Featured performers: The Paper Dolls & Mandalyn May
**Guest teacher: Mike DaSilva (http://ukemaker.com/)
~~Ukuleles if you got em
~~$5-10 contribution to pay the featured performers and the guest teacher
~~Songs to add to the songbook – please keep songs to 2 single-sided pages maximum and be sure to include both lyrics & chords
NOTE: You do NOT need to be a ukulele player or even a ukulele enthusiast. But you may be when you leave the Ukulele Love-In. Come one, come all, have a beverage, enjoy the happiest sounding instrument to be made from some hardwood and nylon strings, and be merry!
March 10: Mana Maddy Band ~ lesson with Harry Bolles
April 14: Paper Dolls, Mandalyn May ~ lesson with Mike DaSilva
May 12: Justin & David Ancheta ~ lesson with the Anchetas
June 9: Tippy Canoe, CJ Alegre ~ lesson with Tippy Canoe