• Monte Stewart posted a new activity comment 3 months ago

    In reply to: Pat Douty wrote a new post, HELLO! EVERYBODY!!! Just checking in! Well, I got a couple of NEW ukes to tell you about. FIRST is my custom made PINK Bonanza Ukulele. Over on the UAS Anonymous facebook page is a guy […] View

    Hey Pat, I’m really envious. I’ve been wanting to get one of the amber Outdoor Ukulele tenor ukes. I look forward to seeing it.

  • Monte Stewart posted a new activity comment 3 months, 3 weeks ago

    In reply to: Monte Stewart wrote a new post, The Best Way To Learn To Play Ukulele? This is another area that seemed to catch the interest of members in the survey on the 24th. There are many possible strategies, methods or […] View

    Excellent technique for learning difficult passages. If you can’t play it slowly, you can’t play it up to speed. One important point here is that often people just keep practicing their mistakes by trying to master a passage while playing it faster than they can play perfectly. What they are really doing when they do this is practicing their…[Read more]

  • Monte Stewart posted a new activity comment 3 months, 3 weeks ago

    In reply to: Monte Stewart wrote a new post, Best Song Resources Hi Everybody,From the survey I asked you guys to fill out on the 24th it seems one of the things that folks most want to know about is great, or the best, […] View

    Absolutely. I have actually taken the videos of them playing and used the audio with the song sheets the provide and made videos like in this video: paste the link into your browser window

    Austin Ukulele Society 2

  • Monte Stewart posted a new activity comment 3 months, 3 weeks ago

    In reply to: Monte Stewart wrote a new post, The Best Way To Learn To Play Ukulele? This is another area that seemed to catch the interest of members in the survey on the 24th. There are many possible strategies, methods or […] View

    Let’s classify this as an Instructional Book. Does it come with a CD. I have lots of those and they can provide great instruction. A bit more work than watching a video though.

  • Monte Stewart posted a new activity comment 3 months, 3 weeks ago

    In reply to: Monte Stewart wrote a new post, My Very First Ukulele My First Ukulele Here’s my first ukulele.  My Mother gave me this for Christmas when I was eleven years old. View

    What was it Richard? Do you know the brand etc. Soprano?

  • Monte Stewart posted a new activity comment 3 months, 3 weeks ago

    In reply to: Monte Stewart wrote a new post, My Very First Ukulele My First Ukulele Here’s my first ukulele.  My Mother gave me this for Christmas when I was eleven years old. View

    Hi Jana, that’s interesting. So the one your Dad got for you was the Harmony, and you still have it.

    Cool! I hope it’s in better shape than the harmony that I have.

    Come to think of it too is 56 years old. Is the one you have similar to the one in the video above. There were a lot of these sold.

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