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George Hinchcliffe's Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain 

George Hinchliffe’s Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain are performing in Dumfries and Newcastle in June.

On 6th June they are at Easterbrook Hall at The Crichton in Dumfries. Great venue!

On 9th June they are appearing at the Tyne Theatre and Opera House in Newcastle

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Something Special 

Thought you might enjoy some funky uke playing. It’s a guy called Jarmo from Finland. He puts a whole new take on George Harrison’s ‘Something’

https://youtu.be/c-z1lwicdoY?si=wts5X5yOWaqKYRwt

The World’s Best Ukulele Artists

The Ukulele magazine has produced an interesting list of the world’s best ukulele artists.

How many have you come across?

Click on the links below if you don’t recognise any of them.

Israel ‘Iz’ Kamakawiwo’ole

Jake Shimabukuro

Taimane Gardner

George Formby

James Hill

Eddie Kamae

• May Singhi Breen

Arthur Godfrey

Daniel Ho

Cliff ‘Ukulele Ike’ Edwards

‘Aunty’ Genoa Keawe

The Ukulele Festival of Great Britain

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One for the diary - The Ukulele Festival of Great Britain July 26th- 28th 2024.

Headlining are James Hill and Anne Janelle. They were fantastic at the old Scottish Festival in Dumfries, so that’s one good reason to think about travelling down to Cheltenham Town Hall. 

More information at https://www.ukulelefestivalofgreatbritain.com/ 

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