This time’s random uke-related blog is My Friend Tony’s Unusual Hobbies: Ukulele Essentials.
He selects his top five ‘must’ plays for ukers and asked for further suggestions:
- Somewhere Over the Rainbow as played by Israel Kamakawiwo’ole
- I’m Yours by Jason Mraz
- Drop Baby Drop by Sean Na’auao
- Surf by the Ka’au Crater Boys
- Aloha ‘Oe by Queen Lili’uokalani
I proposed one of the standards we play – I’ll See You In My Dreams. Here’s the Joe Brown version at George Harrison’s memorial concert:
Does anyone else have others they’d suggest?