WELCOME TO THE  DEDICATED WEB PAGE OF
'THE IMPROVERS' 
THE OAK HOUSE UKULELE LEARNERS GROUP


Regular drop-in laid-back sessions for UKULELE BEGINNERS / IMPROVERS.
Anyone can come, bring a ukulele or just listen and/or sing along. 
EVERY OTHER WEDNESDAY EVENING
Oak House Club 87 Upper Holly Walk, Leamington Spa CV32 4JS
Dates    Wed 6th Sept 7.30pm    Wed 20th Sept 7.30pm    Wed 4th Oct 7.30pm     Wed 18th Oct 7.30pm    Wed 1st November 7.30pm Wed 15th November   Wed 29th November 7.30pm   Wed 20th December 7.30pm...Wed 10th Jan 2018  7.30pm WED 24th JAN 7.30pm  WED 7th Feb 8pm  WED 21st Feb 7.30pm     WED 7th March 2018   -  WED 21st March WED 4th April 7.30pm   Wed 18th April 7.30pm  Wed 2nd May 7.30pm Wed 16th May 7.30pm    Wed 30th May 7.30pm   Wed 13th June 7.30pm  Wed 1st Aug 7.30pm  Wed 5th Sept
Next meeting Wed 19th Sept 7.30 Oak House Club
PRINT OUT ALL OF THE SONGS ON THIS PAGE AND MAKE A FOLDER UP TO BRING TO EACH MEETING.
YOU WILL THEN BUILD UP A PROGRESSIVE REFERENCE FOLIO

Please ring 07545 863136 or email dave@spa-strummers.co.uk if you have any questions.
Previously covered - Notes to get you going from raw beginner and to practise at home to help get improver level.
If you have a brand new ukulele then you need to tune it up  as often as you can before the meeting.
New ukes tend to come with slack strings and because they are nylon, will stretch and stretch until they settle down.
Here is a link to YouTube on how to tune up. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fk_Ot02AUbc

Print out and practice the following sheets.
Ukulele basics - notes for beginners
Ukele basic strumming patterns
He's Got the Whole World In His Hands
You Are My Sunshine
Dance The Night away
Donald Where's Yer Troosers
Jambalaya
Blowing in the Wind


Previously covered
print out / download this chord sheet
print out / download this chords in groups sheet
500 Miles (The Proclaimers) in key of C
500 Miles (The Proclaimers) in key of D
Tabs for Jingle Bells
Stand By Me (in C)
Little Boxes (in G)
These Boots Are Made For Walking
Hi Ho Siver Lining (Geoff Beck) in key of A
Leaving of Liverpool
The Wild Rover
Eight Days a Week (Beatles) in key of C

Next meeting Wed 19th Sept 7.30pm

New songs for this week's session are  :
All I Have To Do Is Dream
Walk Right Back
 
(Don't forget to bring with you the earlier material from previous weeks.)

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star picking complete song
Then He Kissed Me 
Country Roads
Jolene
San Francisco Bay Blues
You're My Best Friend (ignore harmonica bits)
Five Foot Two
Bad Moon Rising
Bring Me Sunshine
Meet Me On the Corner
Leaning On a Lamppost