Uke Day 2018 was a great success with hundreds of students from all over the GTA participating at Wilkinson Public School. Singer-songwriter (and America’s Got Talent Champion!) Grace VanderWaal, took time away from her tour with Imagine Dragons to join … Continue reading
We were delighted to perform George Harrison songs in Brookfield Place as part of the 2018 Luminato Festival. Parents, see if you can spot your child in the video. Thank you to all who supported us this year! Doane Uschool … Continue reading
Thanks to Lucy Anderson for these great photos of Uke Day 2018!
Photographs by Lucy Anderson, Jane Chapman-Klein and Kai Luginbuhl
Over 400 uke players gathered for Uschool’s 8th annual — and biggest ever! — Uke Day Celebration hosted again by Wilkinson Public School. Here are some highlights from our day featuring International Ukulele star James Hill and a visit from … Continue reading
Juno-Award winning musician Melanie Doane has been taking her talents from the stage to the classroom. Her instrument of choice? The ukulele. Melanie Doane joins Steve Paikin for more on this under-appreciated instrument.
Melanie and her daughter Rosie join host Nana aba Duncan to talk about using the ukulele to introduce young people to music. listen here: