Ukes, Ukes, and more Ukes

DaSilva Ukulele Co
If you know how to pronounce “ukulele” properly (and it’s not yu-ku-LAY-lee) then chances are, you’ll know about the Ukulele Festival of Northern California happening in Hayward.

When: April 27, 2008 10:30am-5:00pm
Where: Hayward Adult School, 22100 Princeton, Hayward
Suggested Donation: $5

But for all of you who have yet to come across this distinctive instrument, watch this video to see what a ukulele sounds like in the hands of a master.

Photo courtesy of DaSilva Ukulele Co: Custom Ukuleles for Sale

2 Comments so far

  1. Gary Wiens (garyrw) on April 12th, 2008 @ 10:34 pm

    Former Beatles George Harrison was a big fan of the ukulele. On the Concert for George DVD, Paul McCartney mentions that after dinner at George’s house the ukuleles would come out.

  2. Busy Weekend over on the East Bay | San Jose Metblogs (pingback) on April 24th, 2008 @ 8:58 pm

    […] a reminder to everyone that the Ducks for Bucks Benefit Race is this Saturday April 26th and the Hayward Ukulele Festival is on Sunday April […]

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