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
Photographs by Lucy Anderson, Jane Chapman-Klein and Kai Luginbuhl
Over 500 people gathered for Uschool’s 8th annual — and biggest ever! — Uke Day Celebration hosted again by Wilkinson School. Here are some highlights from our day featuring International Ukulele star James Hill and a visit from TVO Kids: … 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:
Check out some highlights from our biggest Uke Day so far!
Uke Day 2016 in 60 seconds. Thank you to all that made this record-setting event possible!