How to Start and Grow an Ukulele Group

An Easy Plan for Spreading Aloha in Your Town

This step-by-step guide will take the mystery and stress out of starting an ukulele group. If you’ve been thinking about starting a group, or if you already lead one and want to learn about some new tips, tricks & resources from successful groups around the world, check out this book.

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The #1 goal of ukulele players around the world is to have fun! How to Start and Grow Your Ukulele Group is a made-to-order catalyst for helping ukulele groups germinate, grow and have FUN doing it!

Uncle Kimo Hussey

Ukulele player and teacher

This book is chock-full of great advice, ideas and easy-to-understand steps that will get you on your way to starting your own Ukulele Group. I also sense that the author understands the ‘Aloha Spirit’ and if you are in tune with his vibe it will make creating your group a wonderful endeavor.

Stuart Yoshida

Host of the OokTown Podcast

How to Start and Grow Your Ukulele Group, is the ultimate template for a mass revolution in America. It opens the door for all of us to become participants in the grassroots, organic movement to sing and strum together as one nation!

Lil Rev

Author of The Hal Leonard Ukulele Method Series

A philosophical journey through the highs and lows of running a ukulele group with useful tips for anyone who wants to do the same thing.

Tom Hodgkinson

Author of The Freedom Manifesto and editor for The Idler

‘How To Start and Grow Your Ukulele Group’ provides us with the perfect structure to do just that.  Thank you, Joshua Waldman, for giving us this gift.  I’m sure it will have a great impact on Happy Strummers throughout the world. I strongly recommend everyone to get a copy.
Ukulele Mike Lynch

Ukulele Teacher, Co-Author of the FJH Ukulele Method Series

About the Author

Joshua Waldman, along with his wife Lily, founded the Tigard Ukulele Group in 2015 because he wanted to play more ukulele, more often with his neighbors. Starting with seven people in his living room, the Tigard Ukulele Group now hosts up to 30 people each week, plays concerts and hosts several workshops each year. Joshua Waldman is also the author of Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies, in 2012.

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