My guest today is Bryan LaPlante.
The uke contest winners were decided. The cutest video of my kids picking out the winners can be found here
The CT Ukulele Festival is happening on Sept 29th! ctukulelefestival.com
Bryan has a great story of his musical upbringing and how he met the ukulele.
He is a student of the James Hill Ukulele Initiative and uses percussive techniques in his classroom.
You can find Bryan's website here
Hui, according to Mirriam-Webster, means
JHUI is the abbreviation for the James Hill Ukulele Initiative. The new thing is that we call it JaHUI (jahooey). It's nice that it has a deeper meaning other than a silly pronunciation.
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