Ukulele Joy! is a Concert/Recital that takes place twice yearly to celebrate the hard work and talent of Austin's finest ukulele students. The concert showcases the diversity, range and beauty of the ukulele, as well as the community of ukulele friends and musicians that are emerging in Austin.
 
Open to the public, all ages and no admission charge.

UKULELE JOY! #11
Student Showcase

Sunday April 29th
1:30-430 pm

The High Road on Dawson
700 Dawson Rd.

Austin, TX 78704

 

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Raffle tickets can be purchased at the Ukulele Joy! IX event.

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Ukulele Joy! XI – Set List

Sunday, April 29th, 1:30pm to 4:30pm

The High Road on Dawson, 700 Dawson Rd. Austin, TX 78704

**PROPOSED SET LIST**

Start time

Name

Set Time

Stands/chairs

Running Total

1:30pm

Hawaiian

5 min

5/9

5

1:35pm

Blues Band (6)

20 min

6/6

25

1:55pm

Celtic Ukulele Class (7)

10 min

4/7

35

2:05pm

UITC 1:2 (5)

15 min

3/5

50

2:20pm

UITC 2:2 (5)

15 min

3/5

65

2:35pm

August

5 min

 

70

2:40pm

Lauren, Kevin, Aaron

10 min

3/3

80

2:50pm

Intermission (group student photos)

20 min

 

100

3:10pm

Raffle

5 min

 

105

3:15pm

UITC 3:2 A&B (9)

20 min

5/9

125

3:35pm

Vincent

5 min

1

130

3:40pm

Ukestra (12) – sitting

20 min

7/12

150

4:00pm

Ukestra Quartet (4/5)

10 min

4/5

160

4:10pm

Kevin

10 min

 

170

 

1:30pm Hawaiian Workshop Class (5 min)

  • Puamana

1:35 Blues Band (20 min)

  • Stormy Monday 54bpm  1 2 3 4 1 2
    • V1 – Vocal
    • V2 – Solo: Charlie
    • V3 – Vocal
    • V4 – Solo: Jose
    • V5 – Vocal
    • V6 – Solo: Glenn
    • V7 – Vocal
    • V8 – Solo: Polk

 

  • Key to the Highway 86bpm 1   2    1 2 3 4
    • V1 – Vocal
    • V2 – Vocal
    • V3 – Solo: Jose
    • V4 – Solo: Jose
    • V5 – Vocal
    • V6 – Vocal
    • V7 – Solo: Glenn
    • V8 – Solo: Glenn
    • V9 – Vocal
    • V10 – Vocal
    • V11 – Solo: Polk
    • V12 – Solo: Polk

 

  • Mother Earth 80bpm   1 2 3 4
    • Intro – hold on I
    • V1 – Vocal
    • V2 – Vocal
    • V3 - Vocal

 

1:55 Celtic Ukulele (10 min)

  • Swallowtail  64 bpm  1 2 3 4 5 6 1 2 3 4 5 6
    • Tune: Dara, Alicia, Christine, Sherry
    • Chords: David, Phillip, Kevin (baritone)
  • Tamlin 86 bpm 1 2 3 4
    • Tune: Dara, Alicia, Christine, Sherry
    • Chords: David, Phillip, KC (baritone)
  • Drowsie Maggie 100bpm 1 2 3 4
    • Tune: Dara, Alicia, Christine, Sherry, KC (banjolele)
    • Chords: David, Phillip

 

2:05 UITC 1:2 (15min) Dawn arriving from airport/KC mini-set if necessary

  • Long, Long Ago 70bpm 2x  1 2 3 4
    • Uke 1: Keiko, Jimmy, Jessica
    • Uke 2: Dawn, Jackie

 

  • In the Bleak Midwinter 72bpm  2x meas. 13-16 Intro/Tag  1 2 3 4
    • Uke 1: Jackie, Dawn, Jessica
    • Uke 2: Keiko, Jimmy
    • Chords: KC

 

  • Auwe Ke Aloha E 80bpm 2x 1 2 3 4 1 2 3
    • Uke 1: Dawn, Jackie, Jessica
    • Uke 2: Keiko, Jimmy
    • Chords: KC

 

 

  • Shortnin’ Bread 95 bpm  3x  1  2  1 2 3 4  Double-time last time
    • Uke 1: all
    • Chords: KC

 

 

 

2:20 UITC 2:2 (15min)

  • A Mountain Top High 106bpm  1 2 3 4 1 2 3 Percussion Intro meas. 1-8
    • Uke 1: Anita, Jen, Mimi
    • Uke 2: David, Shannyn
    • Chords: KC

 

  • Latin Time 90bpm    Percussion Intro:KC  1  2  1 2 3 4
    • Uke 1: Anita, Jen
    • Uke 2: David, Shannyn, Mimi
    • Chords: KC

 

  • German Dance 100bpm  1 2 3 1 2 3    A1/B1-Uke 2 A2/B2 Uke 1 All Play A3/A4/B3/B4
    • Uke 1: Shannyn, David
    • Uke 2: Anita, Mimi, Jen
    • Chords: KC

 

  • Spring Song  50bpm 2/4 1 2 1e&a 2e&a
    • Uke 1: Anita, David
    • Uke 2: Shannyn, Jen, Mimi
    • Chords: KC

 

  • Overture to Ruslan and Lyudmila 90 bpm  2/2   1 2 1 2
    • Uke 1: David, Jen, Shannyn
    • Uke 2: Mimi, Anita
    • Chords: KC

 

2:35 August (5min)

  • The Little Red Fox 110bpm 4/4   1 2 3 4 1 2 3
  • Era Una Vez 95bbm 2/4   1 2 1 2 1

 

2:40 Lauren, Aaron, & KC (10min)

  • Softly as in a Morning Sunrise 130bpm  1  2  1 2 3 4
    • Intro (8 bars)
    • V1 - Melody
    • V2 - Lauren
    • V3 - Kevin
    • V4 – Melody

 

  • Doxy 115bpm 1  2  1 2 3 4
    • V1 - Melody
    • V2 – Lauren
    • V3 – Lauren
    • V4 – Melody
    • Tag Last 2 bars

 

 

 

 

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2:50 Intermission (20min)

  • Student Group Pictures on the Patio

3:10 Raffle  (5min)

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3:15 UITC 3:2 A&B (20min)

  • Nu ‘a O Ka Palai 62bpm 4/4  2x 1 2 3 4 1 2 3 Instrumental/Vocal
    • Uke 1: Maureen, Janet, Roger, Vincent
    • Uke 2: Rhonda, Stacy, Susie
    • Chords: KC

 

  • March from Anna M. 76bpm 4/4 1 2 3 4 1 2 3
    • Uke 1: Janet, Roger, Maureen
    • Uke 2: Stacy, Rhonda, Susie
    • Chords: KC

 

  • Bella Bocca Polka 68bpm  1 & 2 & 1 & 2 &
    • Uke 1: all w/picks
    • Chords: KC

 

  • Angel From Montgomery 72bpm  1 2 3 4
    • Vocals: Maureen
    • Chords: all

 

  • Son of a Preacher Man 85bpm 1 2 3 4
    • Vocals: Amy
    • Chords: all

 

3:35 Vincent (5min)

  • Gee Whiz 1 2 3 4 5 6 1 2 3 4 5 6

3:40 Ukestra (20 min)

  • Si Bheag Si Mohr
  • Go Down Moses
  • Largo
  • The Cuckoo in the Deep Woods
  • Autumn Leaves
  • The Man Who Sold the World

 

4:00 Ukestra Quartet (5min)

  • Gavotte 1 2 1 2 3
  • Eleanor Rigby 1 2 3 4

 

4:10 KC 10min

 

Rehearsal Schedule Friday 4/27

6pm UITC 2

6:40pm UITC 1

7pm Monday Night Blues

7:30pm UITC 3

 

 

Ukulele Joy! XI Downloadable Files


 

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