Ragtime Ukulele

I love all types of music and the ukulele is a very versatile little instrument. One minute you can be playing classical, the next jazz and then a bit of Ragtime. The uke really suits this kind of music and here is a recording of a ragtime piece I wrote called 'Fallin' Coconuts'.

New recording equipment in my home studio

I was recently asked to produce some ukulele tracks for a record label that provides music for TV and films. Whilst this is still a work in progress (albeit a very exciting one) it gave me the impotus to update all of my (rather dated) recording equipement. recording the ukulele is always quite tricky, but thus far the new equipemtn is doing a great job. I have a Steinberg UR44 audio interface which runs directly into Cubase. For quick and easy recordings I plug my Kala CEME Electric uke straight in and away I go. I have then invested in a Rode NT4 Mic (it never fails to amaze me how expensive a good mic is !) which I will use to record my lovely Leho Concert Uke. So this is my first vi

                        
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