Abe's Ukulele Podcast

Abe's Ukulele Podcast

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The podcast about playing, learning, and teaching ukulele.


Banjolele or firewood? with Christopher Davis-Shannon
May 23 • 37 min
Banjolele tinman finally gets on the show
The Ukes of Mim
May 20 • 18 min
Catching up with Mim from Mim’s Ukes at the Ukulele Soiree.
Catching up with Mike
May 17 • 14 min
A short chat with Mike Holzer from the Ukulele Soiree in May
Kiku or Guitarlele with Terry
Apr 20 • 39 min
Chatting with Terry from Uke Like the Pros about ukulele and more
Goldilocks Jazz with Paul Hemmings
Mar 30 • 39 min
Jazz Ukulele, Beatles, the Goldilocks strap, and more
Jack and the Vox
Feb 19 • 39 min
My first remote guests talk about playing, songwriting, and much more.
Ukulele Wishlist
Dec 31, 2018 • 24 min
Challenges and resolutions for the new year!
Effects pedals for ukulele
Nov 30, 2018 • 24 min
Basic guitar pedals that work well on the ukulele
James Hill and 8-note uke chords
Oct 7, 2018 • 37 min
My second on-air chat with James Hill about all the new things going on in the uke world
Teaching with ukulele percussion
Sep 14, 2018 • 40 min
A chat with Bryan LaPlante about his uke story and how he uses percussive techniques in his teaching.
One-year giveaway!
Aug 13, 2018 • 24 min
I’m doing a giveaway! I also share some new things I’ve come across that you may find helpful.
How I made my first album
Jul 9, 2018 • 31 min
Briefly covering what I did to write and record my first studio album
How Mike Holzer started the Allegheny Ukulele Soiree
Jun 7, 2018 • 46 min
For the final episode in this special series, I sat down and talked to Mike Holzer, the chief ukulele evangelist of the Allegheny Ukulele Kollective and Festival Director of the Allegheny Ukulele Soiree. Make sure you get your tickets soon for next yea…
From viola to ukulele with Amber Rozel: Allegheny Ukulele Soiree Special
May 31, 2018 • 30 min
AUSS no. 4 features a Steel City Ukes native! Amber Rozel is a teacher and performer that you may not have heard of, unless you’re from Pittsburg, PA. She’s also a classmate of mine from the James Hill Ukulele Initiative in Toronto.
Eating sandwiches with Danielle: Allegheny Ukulele Soiree Special
May 30, 2018 • 39 min
Here’s 3 of 5 from the Allegheny Ukulele Soiree! Today’s episode is with Danielle Ate the Sandwich. More info on the Soiree can be found here. The club that puts it together can be found here. There are many ways to listen to this podcast and be notifi…
The great uke duo Craig Chee and Sarah Maisel: Allegheny Ukulele Soiree Special
May 15, 2018 • 46 min
This is the second installment of a special uke fest series I’m putting out as quickly as I can. These episodes were all recorded on April 21, 2018 in Altoona, PA. In today’s episode I sat down with Craig Chee and Sarah Maisel.
Playing ukulele by ear with Jim D’Ville: Allegheny Ukulele Soiree Special
May 7, 2018 • 38 min
Here is part one of a special series I’m doing on the Allegheny Ukulele Soiree. I was invited to attend and had a wonderful time at this festival in Altoona, PA, USA. It was located in a giant lodge on the side of a mountain in the middle of a forest.
Jake Shimabukuro in Fairfield, CT
May 1, 2018 • 49 min
I’m so excited to share today’s episode with you! I was able to sit down with Jake Shimabukuro for an interview last month when he came through Fairfield, CT for a concert. Jake’s website can be found here. From there you can read more about him,
Looking for inspiration
Apr 9, 2018 • 19 min
This episode I’m sharing a few of my favorite ukulele players to give you some inspiration. They all have a big presence on Instagram and I highly recommend checking them out on that platform. As you may know,
Getting better all the time
Mar 2, 2018 • 25 min
This month I’m talking about practice again and other ways to expand your musical horizons!
Talking with Jim Beloff
Jan 29, 2018 • 41 min
Chatting with Jim Beloff about his experiences with the ukulele.
Primer on Practice
Dec 9, 2017 • 25 min
Hey everyone! It’s been a long time, but I’m back. This time I’m talking about practice, teaching, great new ukes, and some ideas for musicians to check out. Here‘s an article/video about effective practice by NPR and TED-Ed.
Episode 2 with James Hill!
Sep 18, 2017 • 19 min
A short and sweet conversation with James Hill.
First episode!
Aug 6, 2017 • 9 min
A short intro on what this podcast will be.