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Ukuleles  

The library now offers ukuleles for checkout, thanks to the generous support of the Friends of the Library. Learn more about the instrument here.
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Inventory

Ukuleles:

  • Ten soprano ukuleles (KA-15S)
  • Two concert ukuleles

Each uke circulates with a book a tuner and a case.

 

History of the Ukulele

Aloha!  The ukulele originates in Hawaii.  It is based on the Portuguese machete de braga.  The Museum of Making Music has an excellent brief history of the ukulele.

Song Chords

 

Library Events

See all the Library events here. For events for specific audiences, click on view website below.

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Ukulele's at the Library?

Monterye Public Library now has 12 ukuleles available for checkout! 

Photo by Harry Potts

Below are several YouTube lessons on the use of a uke.

 

How to tune a Ukulele

 

Play hundreds of songs with just three chords

 

How to strum a ukulele

 

How to play Mumford & Sons I Will Wait

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