Mele Fong aka Ukulele Mele tells the story behind the old American song Clementine. This song was written by Percy Montross in 1883 when vaudeville first began in Boston and New York’s Brooklyn Bridge opened to the public.
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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!