Schools Teaching Ukulele


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1. Here is a link to an Elementary School 5th Graders Ukulele Club in upstate New York...

http://www.gstboces.org/toolbox/template.cfm?ID=2990


2. Ukulele Club at Alavardo Middle School in Union City, California

(this seems to be a dormant website now, but it has great links...)

http://www.quia.com/pages/thawkins10/ukeclub


3. Kapiti Primary School in New Zealand has several youtube videos

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FNTrv_CVd-8&feature=mfu_in_order&list=UL


4. Peter Luongo, the extraordinary Principal of Noel Elementary School, which is located just outside of Vancouver, Canada

teaches ukelele and has created an entire music program across all grades, called the Langley Ukulele Ensemble

which is featured in the movie Mighty Uke... "Wow" :-)

http://www.youtube.com/user/mightyuke#p/a/u/1/DuhadUJsZSg


5. Joanna's Youtube Lessons 1-5 for Total Beginners-Elementary School and Non-Playing Adults :-)

http://www.youtube.com/user/motleymuse#p/u/5/MmLsrO1F6Kc

6. Joanna's Real School Music Teacher's Blog - Awesome Online Connections

for Music Educators: PLC's, Conferences, Curriculum, Lesson Plans, Resources, Enthusiasm...

http://motleymuse.blogspot.com/


6. The Museum of Making Music has educational programs and resources for Teachers and Schools

http://www.museumofmakingmusic.org/

7. Ukulele Orchestra of Zurich, (Switzerland) = Kool Teenagers

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=endscreen&NR=1&v=dKM3upMYiSQ


... and circling us back to Jake Shimabukuro's Music is Good Medicine schools program and their facebook page...

Lefty Aloha, Allen