‘Anyone Can Play The Ukulele’: How J. Chalmers Doane Promoted Ukulele as Canada’s Primary Musical Education Tool

BY JIM D’VILLE | FROM THE FALL 2020 ISSUE OF UKULELE Using the fish-to-pond ratio as a measure of notoriety, outside of the ukulele universe, the name J. Chalmers Doane will not conjure up instant celebrity recognition. But to ukulele devotees, especially those living north of the 49th parallel, J. Chalmers Doane is a ukulele … Continue reading ‘Anyone Can Play The Ukulele’: How J. Chalmers Doane Promoted Ukulele as Canada’s Primary Musical Education Tool