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AJ Leonard & the Ukestral Smorgasbord

Hula HeavenAJ Leonard, Jenny Rowland & the Ukestral Smorgasbord - Friday 12 July 2013

AJ's Winter East Coast Tour 2013 featuring In a Little Hula Heaven Show

 "...I found myself captivated by this ripping yarn of fact and fantasy punctuated by moments of beauty and humour."

Director - Folkworld Fairbridge Festival

Who is AJ Leonard?

AJ is Australia's premier and most congenial ukulele player.  Join AJ and cellist Jenny Rowlings as they narrate and accompany their new Theme Concert; "In A Little Hula Heaven" a wonderful tale of the Ukulele with amazing old images gathered over the years. The songs chosen for this performance are historically pivotal to our little four string friend, including:

Ukulele Heaven, I Will, Hawaiian War Chant (Inst), Ku’u Pua (Inst), On The Beach At Waikiki, Hone A Ka Wai (Inst), Don’t Sing Aloha When I Go, Haole Hula (Inst), Singing In The Rain (sing along), Magic Ukulele Waltz (Inst), Making Wicky Wacky Down In Waikiki, Sweet Leilani, Tiptoe Through The Tulips, Tea For Two (Inst) and Over The Rainbow (sing along).

Support: The Paterson Pluckestra, Ukestral Voices and this year's Ukastle Ukestra going to Hawaii will each do three songs which should leave you swooning and ready for AJ and Jenny.

But Wait!! There's more! 

Aj is also doing a workshop - simply titled "Ask AJ"
Want to know more about  ....

... fingerpicking, transposition, strumming, chord substitution, chord theory (and how to use it), playing blues and improvising .... ???

Ask AJ workshop is 5:30-7:00pm and costs $20

Tickets for the concert are $25 (adult) and $20 (conc).

Workshop and concert is $40 (adult) $35 (conc).

Where and When?

Where: The auditorium of the Gallipoli Legion Club, 3-5 Beaumont St, Hamilton (pretty much right at Hamilton Railway Station)

Date: Friday 12 July 2013.

When: Concert from 7:30-9:30pm. Workshop from 5:30-7:00pm

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
VENUE: Gallipoli Legion Club 3-5 Beaumont St
Hamilton, NSW 2303

MORE INFO CONTACT Jane Jelbart jane@ukestra.com 0478 624 883