TRU Ukes presents Paul Creager

Paul has taken the time to include a tutorial on the triple strum technique along with two of his favorite songs, Sometimes I Wonder and Ghost Riders in the Sky. Many thanks to Paul for the great instruction and songs.

Paul teaches the triple strum technique.
Sometimes I Wonder by the Chad Mitchell Trio
Ghost Riders in the Sky

So, you’re new to the ukulele…

We’ve all been there. You have a great new instrument, you’ve taken it home and unboxed it, and now you aren’t sure where to start. I remember buying my first ukulele and being initally frustrated because I had no idea how to strum it.

Relax! We live in a wonderful digital age where there are multitudes of free tutorials and help available to get you up and strumming in no time! Youtube is a great resource for new players to learn all the basics of playing. I would like to highlight a few great introductory videos to get started. Continue coming back for more great content and tutorials.

How to tune your ukulele by Cynthia Lin
How to strum the ukulele by Uke Like the Pros
5 common ukulele mistakes by Uke Like the Pros
How to play ukulele chords part 1 by Austin Bazaar

Welcome to TRU Ukes!

Three Rivers Ukulele club (aka. TRU Ukes) is a collection of like-minded folks who enjoy making music with the humble ukulele. The club started in 2012 under the founding members of Jerry Noble, Mike (Mick) Lane, and Mary Jane Casiano who met at Sweetwater for lessons and decided to continue to learn and play as a group. Since then, the group has continued to welcome new members and grow. We meet at the Village of Coventry Pizza Hut on the third Saturday of the month from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM. There are no fees and all skill levels are welcome to join us in playing or singing along. Come join us for fun, fellowship, and pizza! We look forward to seeing you there!

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Group Strum at Pizza Hut

The Tennis Ukes provide excellent harmony!