Everyone in the German and many in the international ukulele scene know UkeFrank by now. He is a welcomed guest at many ukulele festivals and a regular at Open Mics. I’ve know him through Facebook for a while now and at Austrian Ukulele Festival in May we finally met in person.Continue reading “Nikky.and.UkeFrank”
Here’s another blog from my little series on Ukulele Expectations vs. Reality. I feel like there’s quite some misconceptions out there about the ukulele so I wanted to share my point of view on these topics.
Today: It’s magical.
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It’s my birthday (yeah, me) and I want to celebrate by doing another giveaway. This time I’ve teamed up with Spot on Ukes and you have the chance to win this beautiful soprano ukulele made of bamboo. This ukulele is perfect for beginners, as it offers a color coded system on the head stock to learn the most common chords.Continue reading “Giveaway: Spot On Ukes Soprano Ukulele”
You’ve probably read my blog about this years Berliner Ukulele Festival. There were lots of opportunities to play open mics and since I was too chicken to play last time I was here, I wanted to make up for it this year.Continue reading “Open Mics @BerlinUkuleleFestival”
I want to do a little series on Ukulele Expectations vs. Reality. I feel like there’s quite some misconceptions out there about this instrument – and I totally bought into some of them.
First up: It will be easy.
From 25th to 27th of October it was time again for Berlin Ukulele Festival at UFA Fabrik. I had a great time last year so I didn’t want to miss it. I even came a day earlier than last year and stayed until Monday to make sure, that I could enjoy the whole festival.Continue reading “Berliner Ukulele Festival 2019”
I spent the first weekend of October in a lovely ukulele retreat in Lower Austria. It was organized by my ukulele friends Manuela and Markus (who also joined me at UFO Festival). They opened up their beautiful home and hosted a fun weekend.Continue reading “Ukulele Retreat – a neverending encounter with the Fraud Police”