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Prelude
By James Hill
Ukulele and Bass: BFF | Ukuleles and basses always flirted but with Lyle Ritz' 1957 jazz uke manifesto How About Uke?, their romance blossomed.
Interview: Melissa McKnight
All In the Family | A former member of the Pacifica Ukes Ensemble, a group founded by her father Vince Sequeria, Melissa McKnight now teaches music in the Greater Victoria School district in British Columbia, Canada, and co-directs the Island Ukulele Ensemble.
Ukulele Lowdown
By Steve Boisen
Adding Bass To Your Uke Group | It ain't a party 'til the bass shows up! Steve Boisen walks you through the essentials of adding bass to your group/jam including pointers on instrument selection and finding the right person for the job.
Be Thou My Vision
Traditional, arr. Kevin Birkbeck
Free Arrangement
| A three-part arrangement of this beautiful and well-loved Irish-folksong-turned-hymn. Free score and teaching/learning notes!
"Chord 3000"
by James Hill
Pedagogy Corner | "Chord 3000" is an easy-to-play voicing that can help you out of a sticky situation when creating a chord-melody arrangement.
From the Ukulele Yes! Vault
Vintage Re-print | "Demonstration Lessons," an excerpt from Jody Wood's excellent three-part article A Pedagogical Trio which also included "Teaching the Parents to Play" and "Teaching to Different Levels in One Class."

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In This Issue: PRELUDE INTERVIEW FEATURE ARTICLE FREE ARRANGEMENT PEDAGOGY CORNERFROM THE VAULT



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