Greg Olwell

John Denver & The IV Chord

by Jim D'Ville Sure he had those boyish good looks—the impish smile, wire-rim glasses, and floppy hat. But it was his extensive use of the IV chord in his m... Read More...

The Metronome In Your Head

By Jim D'Ville In the Fall 2019 issue of Ukulele, Grammy award-winning musician Cathy Fink presents a wonderful lesson extolling the virtues of incorporatin... Read More...

An Empire of Ukuleles

By Jim D'Ville About 300 miles due east of Seattle, Washington, lies the vast Inland Empire. Known mostly for its agricultural contributions—they grow more ... Read More...
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Baby’s First Restring

Making that first string change can deliver some surprising improvements to your ukulele By Nicolas Grizzle I’m a hobbyist ukulele player. I don’t gig, b... Read More...

Greg Olwell

Editor

Editor, Ukulele magazine Senior editor, Acoustic Guitar magazine