Ukulele

Instruments.Ukulele History

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* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/X?SEARCH=s%3DUkulele+AND+s%3D%28Methods+or+Instruction%29&searchscope=41| Ukulele instruction books, videos, and CDs in the Forbes Library collection]]
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The ukulele is a small, guitar-like instrument from Hawaii. The ukulele was very popular in the early 20th century and has come into favor once more.

!!! More about ukuleles
* [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ukulele | On Wikipedia]]
* [[http://www.credoreference.com/search.do?query=ukulele&view=facet&clientid=1389 | From Credo Reference]]

!!! Instructional materials
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/X?SEARCH=s%3DUkulele+AND+s%3D%28Methods+or+Instruction%29&searchscope=41| Ukulele instruction books, videos, and CDs in the Forbes Library collection]]
* [[http://imslp.org/index.php?title=Bailey%27s_Ukulele_Method_(Various)&oldid=745115 | Bailey's Ukulele Method]] [-[PDF from the International Music Score Library Project]-]
* [[http://imslp.org/index.php?title=The_Kamiki_Ukulele_Method_(Various)&oldid=622997 | The Kamiki Ukulele Method]] [-[PDF from the International Music Score Library Project]-]
* [[http://ukulelehunt.com/2010/02/24/ukulele-lessons/ | Ukulele Instruction from UkuleleHunt.com ]]

!!! Printed music
* [[http://wmars.cwmars.org/search/X?SEARCH=(ukulele)&searchscope=41&SORT=D&m=c | Printed ukulele music from the Forbes Library collection]]
* [[http://ukulelehunt.com/tab-chords/ | Tabs and chords from UkuleleHunt.com ]]

!!! Articles about the ukulele reviaval
* [[http://www.nytimes.com/2008/08/10/fashion/10ukulele.html?_r=1&ref=fashion|Those Four Irresistible Strings, article from the New York Times]]
* [[http://www.nytimes.com/slideshow/2008/08/08/style/0810-UKULELE_index.html|Resurgence of the Ukulele, photo essay from the New York Times]]
* [[http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/features/uke-cant-be-serious-the-bonsai-guitar-is-back-460602.html|Uke Can't Be Serious, article from The Independent (UK)]]
* [[http://www.hawaii.edu/malamalama/2007/01/f1_ukulele.html|An 'Ukulele Comeback, from University of Hawaii magazine]]
* [[http://www.libraryjournal.com/article/CA6610963.html?q=ukulele|Library Journal article about our very own uke!]]

!!! Other Resources
* [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_ukulele_musicians|List of ukulele musicians from Wikipedia]]
* [[http://www2.hawaii.edu/~nahl/students/601-path-shimonao.htm|Ukulele pathfinder from the University of Hawaii]]
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