Ukulele day!

9 06 2012

What an amazing day! Jake visited Polly’s students, taught a song, performed, answered questions, and listened as 300 students played their hand painted ukes.

Wow, just wow!

The project will eventually be part of a documentary being filmed about Jake, but the gallery below captures some of the spirit of the day. Congrats to everyone involved for such inspiring work!

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9 09 2013
Strumming and hacking music education | Matthew Thibeault

[…] a nice short piece at Guitar Player Magazine). Polly originally connected with Jake through an amazing project she undertook with her middle school students, and I expect great things to come from the foundation’s efforts. Catch Polly’s blog […]

10 01 2014
Building your own ukulele—kit sources | Home of the Homebrew Ukulele Union

[…] forget to check out this post on Polly Yukevich’s project, as her students’ instruments are truly works of […]

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