Friday, February 11, 2011

Ukefest in Vancouver BC in March

If you never been to a ukulele festival.... get your passport ready and take in this perfect starter UkeFest.

Some of the workshops target to the beginner and intermediate... would be:

  • Jim D'Ville's "Playing by Ear 1 and 2"
  • Daphne Roubini's "Uke can free your voice"... for those of you that dont' sing (you know who you are lol)
  • Andrew Smith "Seeing the uke with a luthiers eye"... learn to see what a ukulele is made of so that next uke is the best it can be
  • and Ralph Shaw... with "Swing Chords & Songs of Tin Pan Alley".. you can't miss Ralph
  • ... and so much more.

The Vancouver Ukulele Festival <--- click for more information

is taking place,

March 26th & 27th 2011~ this will be a weekend of workshops, performances, Jams, and all things Ukulele! With a opening evening concert on Friday 25th. All at Vancouver Live Sound

March 25th - Friday Evening concert ~ 7.00pm - 10.30pm

March 26th & 27th - Saturday & Sunday Ukulele Workshop Extravaganzas ~ 10.00am - 5.30pm

Location: "Live Sound Studios" - 525 Seymour Street Vancouver BC... near Granville station

Registration for the festival is now open: Space is limited to 60 people.


$160 for two day workshop weekend and includes the Friday evening concert

Early bird $140 till March 10th 2011

$20 just for the concert

featuring Jim D'Ville, Ralph Shaw, Guido Heistek, Black Gardenia (Daphne Roubini & Andrew Smith), The Ukesters and Ruby's Ukers.

To buy your ticket send a cheque made payable to Daphne Roubini to #303, 710 Chilco Street, Vancouver V6G 2P9 BC.

or to pay safely online use interac payment by going to


Daphne (Aka Ruby)

604 408 2290

Ruby's Ukes