My very first ukulele was a Tiger UKE 7 in purple. I called her Funolele because it gave my lots of joy and I use it mainly to play fun songs with. A couple of months ago Tiger Music approached me and sent me two ukuleles as review samples and giveaways. I was really excited because I still love my first ukulele that had from them and wanted to see if that was just because it was my first one.Continue reading “Ukulele Intro – Funolele II”
Tiger Music sent me two ukuleles as review samples and giveaway items. As some of you may know, my very first ukulele is from Tiger and I still like it very much. So I was interested to see how their products compare now a couple of years later and how their solid wood ukulele plays. (Spoiler: You can win this uke at my Christmas giveaway – so stay tuned).Continue reading “Ukulele Intro – Tiger Soprano UKE 14”
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.
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.
A couple of weeks ago I spent some three days at a seminar in Bregenz (at the other end of Austria). It was beautiful there and I had a really great time. However, one evening we had a bonfire to celebrate together and well, I guess you know what kind of story is coming now…Continue reading “Out-Skilled!?”
As most of you know I am a huge Amanda Palmer fan. On September 14th she finally came to Vienna again for her current “There will be no intermission” tour. I don’t want to do a full review of her show – or better shows. But since it was a very emotional ride for me, I do want to write a little bit about it.Continue reading “Amanda Palmer live”
It’s giveaway time!
(sponsored by Hricane Ukulele, Werbung)
The ukulele community is such a loving and supporting place for me, and I want to give back some of the love that I’ve received from each and every one of you. So I’ve teamed up with Hricane Ukulele for an amazing giveaway. You have the chance to win this Hricane Concert Ukulele that comes with a gig bag.Continue reading “Giveaway: Hricane Concert Ukulele”
Hricane Ukulele sent me a second ukulele as a review sample. I’ve seen quite some folks playing their ukes at several festivals in the last year, so I was really interested to see how they feel and sound. Either way, I’ve got way too many ukuleles around, so there is a giveaway coming up with this baby in October- so stay tuned.Continue reading “Ukulele Intro – Hricane Concert”