Endorsed by Curators:
The next meeting of "The Ukuleles of Southern Connecticut" will take place onWednesday, 15th Novemberat the Piedmont Club in Darien. This locationis veryconvenient for access to I-95.
The bar will be open for drinks throughout - food is not available but may be brought in.
7:00pm - 7:30pmMEET & GREET
Show up - Tune up - Brush up to play.
ALSO... Show us your Ukes ! If anyone has any instruments to sell, trade or just share...bring 'em in!
7:30pm - 8:00pm UKULELE WARM-UP
Playing from the Jim and Liz Beloff"DailyUkulele" songbooks - led by UncleZac. Please have 3songs already selected with page #'s so we don't have to search for material. Songs should be fairly easy for all levels to be able play along with. If you do not have the songbooks, not to worry, copies will be available for sharing and purchase.
8:00pm - 8:30pm SONG EXCHANGE
Please bring in any songs of any level you are working on, love to play or think would be interesting to share with other players. We will need folks to provide at least 12 copies of each piece and should be prepared to lead the group in learning & playing each song.
8:30pm - 8:45pm THE BREAK
Feel free to bring in any snacks to share to build up our energy for Round Two...Beverages are available at the bar!
It's customary to make adonation of $10 at this point - to cover the room rental, and the Meetup Site.
8:45pm - 9:15pm THE THEME FOR NOVEMBER
"AVIAN PERFORMERS, SONGS, OR LYRICS"
The Eagles - "Hotel California" (at last !)
- "Lyin' Eyes"
- "Take It Easy"
"Three Little Birds" - Bob Marley
"Mrs. Robinson" (geddit ?) - Simon and Garfunkle
"A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square"
Choose from the "Daily Ukulele" songbooks - or if you prefer other versions, or have other songs, please bring multiple printed copies of the songsheets, (or send digital versions to Chris prior to the meeting). Leading the playing of your songs is optional !
9:15pm - 9:30pm Encores, anthems, and requests. And opportunity for "Open Mic" - 3 slots will be available (sign up on the night at Meet & Greet).