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Two takes on the Classic Christmas Carol – “Angels We Have Heard On High” – Fingerpicking vs Chord/Melody

November 25, 2014

Originally posted on UKULELE MIKE LYNCH - All things UKULELE:

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We find in Wikipedia that “Angels We Have Heard on High” is a Christmas carol in the public domain. The song commemorates the story of the birth of Jesus Christ found in the Gospel of Luke, in which shepherds outside Bethlehem encounter a multitude of angels singing and praising the newborn child.
The words of the song are based on a traditional French carol known as Les Anges dans nos campagnes (literally, “Angels in our countryside”) composed by an unknown author in Languedoc, France. That song has received many adjustments or alignments including its most common English version that was translated in 1862 by James Chadwick, the Roman Catholic Bishop of Hexham and Newcastle, northeast England. The carol quickly became popular in the West Country, where it was described as ‘Cornish’ by R.R. Chope, and featured in Pickard-Cambridge’s Collection of Dorset Carols.
There is also a Scottish Gaelic (Gàidhlig)…

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CHORD/MELODY “TRI-PAK” available at a discount. . . Time to get into solo instrumental performance

November 25, 2014

Originally posted on UKULELE MIKE LYNCH - All things UKULELE:

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Now purchase both Chord/Melody Books ONE & TWO along with the new CHRISTMAS CHORD MELODY BOOK
for a combined discount. . . . Now all three books for $60.00

Chord/Melody playing is the thing . . . With this style of performance you let the ukulele do the singing. . . It plays both the melody and the chordal accompaniment as well. . . You get the best of both worlds. . . .

Pieces in all 3 books are graded from beginning to advanced.

The “TRI-PAK” can be purchased by making a payment of $60.00 through the paypal donate button on the Ukulele Mike website: http://www.ukulelemikelynch.com Once payment is made, I will personally email the collections to you within the day. Please be sure that the email address associated with your paypal account is good and current. . .

HAPPY STRUMMING!!!

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UKULELE MIKE “branded” items now available for purchase from Cafe Press . . . Mugs, Totes, T-Shirts, Hoodies, Caps and much much more

November 25, 2014

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Perfect Christmas gift idea for ukulele enthusiasts

Originally posted on UKULELE MIKE LYNCH - All things UKULELE:

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These items and much much more are now available for purchase from Café Press. . .
Click on this link and it will take you to the “Happy Strumming with Ukulele Mike” Shop . . .
http://www.cafepress.co.uk/happystrummingukulelemike

All items bear the colorful Cartoon image of Ukulele Mike strumming his ukulele . . .
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CHORD/MELODY Combo Package – BOOK ONE plus BOOK TWO for combined discount. . . See details here . . .

November 23, 2014

Originally posted on UKULELE MIKE LYNCH - All things UKULELE:

Chord Melody COmbo Price Slide

Special discount if purchasing both BOOK ONE & BOOK TWO together . . .
See below for the generous table of contents of both eBooks. . .

BOOK ONE
Contents Chord Melody Slide
BOOK TWO
UKULELE CHORD MELODY Table of Contents

Pieces range from beginning to more advanced. . . Something for all levels of playing.

The TWO collections can be purchased individually or together by making a payment through the paypal donate button on the Ukulele Mike Lynch website: http://www.ukulelemikelynch.com
Once payment is made, the eBooks will be emailed to you as pdf files within the day.

If you have any further questions reading content etc. email mike@ukulelemikelynch.com

HAPPY STRUMMING!!

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The Perfect Christmas gift! Ukulele Mike’s Beginners DVD combo pak

November 21, 2014

Originally posted on UKULELE MIKE LYNCH - All things UKULELE:

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“THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF THE UKULELE” Volume 1 DVD
PLUS “UKULELE MIKE’S FAVORITES FOR BEGINNING UKULELE make up
the Beginners combo pak. They can be purchased together or separately.
See the You Tube video below detailing the contents of the DVD

The companion eBook to the beginners DVD is entitled “UKULELE MIKE’S FAVORITES FOR BEGINNING UKULELE”
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It is definitely a perfect compliment to the DVD. Singly it sells for $15.00 but purchased as part of a combo pak with the DVD, it is only an additional $10.00.
Below is a link to a former blog detailing the contents of the companion eBook.

http://allthingsukulele.com/2012/03/16/ukulele-mikes-favorites-for-beginning-ukulele-songbook/

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CHORD/MELODY “TRI-PAK” available at a discount. . . Time to get into solo instrumental performance

November 20, 2014

Tri Pak Flyer with Border

Now purchase both Chord/Melody Books ONE & TWO along with the new CHRISTMAS CHORD MELODY BOOK
for a combined discount. . . . Now all three books for $60.00

Chord/Melody playing is the thing . . . With this style of performance you let the ukulele do the singing. . . It plays both the melody and the chordal accompaniment as well. . . You get the best of both worlds. . . .

Pieces in all 3 books are graded from beginning to advanced.

The “TRI-PAK” can be purchased by making a payment of $60.00 through the paypal donate button on the Ukulele Mike website: http://www.ukulelemikelynch.com Once payment is made, I will personally email the collections to you within the day. Please be sure that the email address associated with your paypal account is good and current. . .

HAPPY STRUMMING!!!

CHORD/MELODY Combo Package – BOOK ONE plus BOOK TWO for combined discount. . . See details here . . .

November 18, 2014

Chord Melody COmbo Price Slide

Special discount if purchasing both BOOK ONE & BOOK TWO together . . .
See below for the generous table of contents of both eBooks. . .

BOOK ONE
Contents Chord Melody Slide
BOOK TWO
UKULELE CHORD MELODY Table of Contents

Pieces range from beginning to more advanced. . . Something for all levels of playing.

The TWO collections can be purchased individually or together by making a payment through the paypal donate button on the Ukulele Mike Lynch website: http://www.ukulelemikelynch.com
Once payment is made, the eBooks will be emailed to you as pdf files within the day.

If you have any further questions reading content etc. email mike@ukulelemikelynch.com

HAPPY STRUMMING!!

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