Four-alarm pentatonic ukulele chili

· Musicology, ukulele stories

My #uke4geeks talk at South By was so hot it set off a false alarm. We persevered, and prevailed, a small band of die-hards, many of whom brought their own axes (next time we set it up as a hootenanny?), and here are the slides I spoke to. I’m already revising them based on flow and keeping remembering other things I meant to say:

via Ukulele For Geeks: Secrets of the Pentatonic Scales (sxsw 2010).

Ukulele for geeks: secrets of the pentatonic scales

· Musicology, ukulele stories

My Ignite Sydney talk last night was fun (for me, at least). Here are my slides:

Ukulele For Geeks: Secrets of the Pentatonic Scales

Here are a few audience shots. The first is from a warmup:

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This one is from the actual talk:

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Dag, my chrome dome has almost completely breached the pate-fringe!