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  • Introductory info:

    • Wivelele is a friendly group of ukulele players in and around the Wivey area who enjoy playing, singing and learning together
    • New members are always welcome, from complete beginners wanting to try out the ukulele, to experienced players
    • We meet in the Upper Hall in the Silver Street centre, Wivey, on Tuesday evenings 7-9pm
    • A wide variety of songs chosen and collected by members. Our first Wivelele Songbook can be downloaded from this page.
    • For more details contact wivey.ukulele@gmail.com
  • Wivelele Songsheets

    have been collected for personal enjoyment, research and educational use by Wivelele members. They represent interpretations of material and may not be identical to the original versions, which are the copyright of their respective owners. We are very appreciative of the various websites and ukulele groups which have provided us with a rich resource, including those listed above. Our particular gratitude goes to TUSC and HUG for their kind support in setting up Wivelele and continuing links.

  • Links to useful sources of songbooks, tuition & resources:

    Songbooks & sheet collections:

    Richard G's Songbook (ScorpexUke) : over a 1,000 songs, sortable by title, artist, chords etc

    Stewart Greenhill :  interactive songsheets with videos, sortable as above

    Jim Carey:  massive songbook with facility to transpose

    Ukulele Groups’ Songbooks:

    TUSC (Taunton Ukulele Strummers Club)

    HUG (Headcorn Ukulele Group, Kent)

    Moselele (Moseley Ukulele Group, Birmingham): they sell their bespoke ukuleles Bambookuleles direct

    Uke Tunes (Ian of Southampton Ukulele Jam)

    Tuition & Advice:

    Ukulele Hunt: lots of info & resources including chords

    UkeSyllabus:  basic music theory for the ukulele

    The songs from Alfie's February 2017 workshops:

    What’s Up - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6NXnxTNIWkc

    Elephant Gun - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SWSz_PAfgNc

    Local Ukulele friendly Music Shops:

    Strings'n'Things Music:  “Aladdin’s cave of Musical Instruments” & advice

    Note-Orious Music shop, Taunton: basic supplies