How to Strum the Ukulele

When you start playing the ukulele, the hand on the frets might make you anxious — it can be hard to switch fingers and chords quickly! But the strumming of the strings pulled over the sound hole is really the foundation of creating music: It’s through the strum that the rhythm and melody comes to […]

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Uku Global Announces Partnership with Take Note Colorado

Uku Global is thrilled to announce a partnership with Take Note Colorado, we will be supporting their summer music programming by providing Uku Ukuleles for students to use! Uku believes in community and the power of music to bring people together and has been committed to supporting local initiatives and nonprofits with their work.  In the […]

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Interview with Lee Urban from Ukuleles Heal the World

This past week we had the opportunity to sit down with the notorious Mainer, Lee Urban, who launched the grassroots program Ukuleles Heal the World. As a Maine 501(c)(3) non-profit, Ukuleles Heal The World conducts week-long Ukulele Camps at Portland, Maine elementary schools. These camps help kids learn the ukulele, find their inner voice, and […]

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