Mele Fong aka Ukulele Mele tells the story behind the song Camptown Races. Written in 1850, this American folk song was one of Stephen Foster's best. (Mele also teaches how to play the song in a video lesson for beginning ukulele players)
Note: Monthly Online Lessons are no longer available from Mele's website UkuleleMeleOnMaui.com. Instead, you can learn to play the Ukulele Mele Way by watching video lessons on this YouTube Channel and requesting PDF song sheets emailed to you for free.
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Native Hawaiian Mele Fong from Maui is an experienced educator and professional entertainer with over 50 years experience playing the ‘ukulele – Hawaii's official instrument. Are UKE having fun yet? Watch. Listen. Play. The Ukulele Mele Way!