Learn to Play the First Solo Ukulele Recording, ‘Maui Girl’

From the Winter 2017 issue of Ukulele | Transcription by Victor Pranchère At the end of the summer of 1922, Frank Ferera recorded solo ukulele for the first time for Columbia Records. He arranged two Hawaiian tunes as unaccompanied instrumental solos, a hula called “Moanalua” and Sylvester Kalama’s “Maui Girl,” a hapa-haole song that has … Continue reading Learn to Play the First Solo Ukulele Recording, ‘Maui Girl’