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Learn to play uke in one hour with Steve & Kate in the library. We bring 30 ukes to share (or bring your own) and teach adults from scratch how to sing and play on uke. It’s FUN and free!

 

 

 

 

UKALALIENS WORKSHOP
Happy Valley Library
Saturday, April 8, 2017
1-2PM
FREE
Ukes to Share OR Bring Your Own Uke!
13793 SE Sieben Park Way
Happy Valley, OR 97015
503-783-3463

UKALALIENS WORKSHOP
EARTH DAY
San Juan Island Library
Saturday, April 22, 2017
3-4PM
FREE
Ukes to Share OR Bring Your Own Uke!
1010 Guard Street, Friday Harbor, WA 98250
360-378-2798

UKALALIENS WORKSHOP
Seaside Library
Saturday, May 13, 2017
1-2PM
FREE
Ukes to Share OR Bring Your Own Uke!
1131 Broadway St, Seaside, OR 97138
503-738-6742

UKALALIENS WORKSHOP
Sherwood Library
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
6:30-7:30PM
FREE
Ukes to Share OR Bring Your Own Uke!
22560 SW Pine St, Sherwood, OR 97140
503-625-6688

UKALALIENS WORKSHOP
West Slope Library
Saturday, June 17, 2017/Time TBD
3678 SW 78th Ave, Portland, Oregon 97225
503-292-6416

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Summer Potluck Party Concert
…in a beautiful private garden in Lake Oswego…THE PORTLANDERS
Kate Power, Steve Einhorn, Mick Doherty, Kevin Shay Johnson & Pete KrebsSUNDAY, AUGUST 14<<<   BYOB, PotLuck & bring your Camp Chair  >>>Outdoor House Concert, Potluck & Party
Address provided upon Ticket Purchase
GET YOUR TICKETS HERE
Tickets at Brown Paper Tickets
Potluck 5PM
Showtime 6PM

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Triple Duo Tour!
UKULELE ROAD SHOW
Northwest Tour 2016
info & tix here!
Kate Power & Steve Einhorn
The Quiet American
Craig Chee & Sarah Maisel

Info and Tix soon at www.gorgeukuleles.org
Advance tickets $20 (service charges may apply)
Tickets available per venue
SEATTLE
Friday, 9/9
The Triple Door
216 Union St, Seattle, WA 98101
206-838-4333
Tickets thetripledoor.netOLYMPIA
Saturday, 9/10
7PM Show
Traditions Fair Trade Café
300 5th Ave SW, Olympia, WA 98501
360-705-2819
traditionsfairtrade.com
Tickets HerePORTLAND
Sunday, 9/11
7PM Show
Alberta Rose Theater
3000 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211
503-719-6055LINCOLN CITY
with Special Guests
Thursday, 9/15
7PM Benefit Uke Show for Camp Westwind
Lincoln City Cultural Center
540 NW U.S. 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367
541-994-9994

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Oregon

UKE CAMP at TUNES IN THE DUNES
SOLD OUT
Contact
Tunes in the Dunes Ukulele Camp
to get on the Wait List!

Friday, 9/16 to Sunday, 9/18

tunesinthedunes
Camp Westwind
Otis, OR
limited seats, unlimited fun!

Presenters
Kate Power & Steve Einhorn
The Quiet American
Craig Chee & Sarah Maisel
Bill Griffin & Walt Kealé
Hood River Trio with Ben Bonham, Ronnie Ontiveros, Kerry Williams
Andy & Pam Anderson
Bryan & Nancy Holley
& more!

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KATE POWER & STEVE EINHORN
CRAIG CAROTHERS

Friday, September 23
Lake Oswego House Concert
7-9PM
For Info, Reservations & Directions
Email to wrichards@pipeline.com

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UKALALIENS WORKSHOP
Thursday, September 29
Silver Falls Library
410 South Water St.
Silverton, OR  97381
7PM
Free

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THE PORTLANDERS

Kate Power, Steve Einhorn, Mick Doherty, Kevin Shay Johnson, Lauren Sheehan

O’Connor’s in The Vault
5:30PM Doors, 7PM Show
http://www.oconnorsportland.com
7850 SW Capitol Hwy Portland, 97219
 Tickets at Brown Paper Tickets

1st Sundays
September 4
October 2
November 6
December 4
January 1
February 5
March 5
April 2
May 7

http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1888140
The Portlanders on Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/The-Portlanders-839322509508914/

PDX House Concert

This week’s special PDX House Concert

UKALALIENS WORKSHOP
Loaner ukes available by reservation
Seaside Library
1131 Broadway St, Seaside, OR 97138
503-738-6742
Seaside Library
Free
Saturday, 6/11
2pm

Uke Workshop – Intro to Fingerpicking
ABC Music
263 Chemeketa St NE
Salem, OR 97301
503-363-1641
questions@abcmusicsalem.com
Saturday, 6/11
7PM Show

KATE POWER & STEVE EINHORN
Hayloft Concert
Salem, OR
Double bill with local ukuleleist, Lara Bergerson
Reservations at sharon.hayloft@gmail.com
Monday, 6/13
7pm-8pm

UKALALIENS WORKSHOP
Loaner ukes available by reservation
Ledding Library
10660 SE 21st Avenue
Milwaukie, OR 97222
503-786-7580 – Free
Saturday, 6/18
7pm Show

KATE POWER & STEVE EINHORN
In Concert in PORTLAND
Thriving Life “Community Concert”

Hawthorne District
Info & Tix Here
http://thrivinglifenvc.org/social/qualityfolk
Contact: Vika Miller
Phone & Texts:  503-862-9695
Email: thrivinglife.events@gmail.com

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Portlanders_Pete_Poster
THE PORTLANDERS
Kate Power, Steve Einhorn, Mick Doherty, Kevin Shay Johnson & Pete Krebs
<<< ONLY Summer Appearance >>>
Sunday, August 14
Outdoor House Concert, Potluck & Party
Address provided upon Ticket Purchase
Tickets at Brown Paper Tickets
5pm Potluck
6pm Show

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Ukulele Road Show_poster
Triple Duo
UKULELE ROAD SHOW
Northwest Tour 2016

Kate Power & Steve Einhorn
The Quiet American
Craig Chee & Sarah Maisel
Info and Tix soon at www.gorgeukuleles.org
Advance tickets $20 (service charges may apply)
Tickets available per venue

SEATTLE
Friday, 9/9
The Triple Door
216 Union St, Seattle, WA 98101
206-838-4333
Tickets thetripledoor.net

OLYMPIA
Saturday, 9/10
7PM Show
Traditions Fair Trade Café
300 5th Ave SW, Olympia, WA 98501
360-705-2819
traditionsfairtrade.com
Tickets Here

PORTLAND
Sunday, 9/11
7PM Show
Alberta Rose Theater
3000 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211
503-719-6055

LINCOLN CITY
with Special Guests
Thursday, 9/15
7PM Benefit Uke Show for Camp Westwind
Lincoln City Cultural Center
540 NW U.S. 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367
541-994-9994

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UKE CAMP at TUNES IN THE DUNES
SOLD OUT – Contact to be added to the Wait List!
Tunes in the Dunes Ukulele Camp
Friday, 9/16 to Sunday, 9/18
Incredible lineup of presenters!
Sold Out! Registration closed (wait list only)
tunesinthedunes
Camp Westwind
Otis, OR
Limited seats, Unlimited fun!
Presenters include…
Kate Power & Steve Einhorn
The Quiet American
Craig Chee & Sarah Maisel
Bill Griffin & Walt Kealé
Hood River Trio with Ben Bonham, Ronnie Ontiveros, Kerry Williams
Andy & Pam Anderson
Bryan & Nancy Holley
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Ukulele Road Show_poster
Triple Duo
UKULELE ROAD SHOW
Northwest Tour 2016

Kate Power & Steve Einhorn
The Quiet American
Craig Chee & Sarah Maisel
Info and Tix soon at www.gorgeukuleles.org
Advance tickets $20 (service charges may apply)
Tickets available per venue

SEATTLE
Friday, 9/9
The Triple Door
216 Union St, Seattle, WA 98101
206-838-4333
Tickets thetripledoor.net

OLYMPIA
Saturday, 9/10
7PM Show
Traditions Fair Trade Café
300 5th Ave SW, Olympia, WA 98501
360-705-2819
traditionsfairtrade.com
Tickets Here

PORTLAND
Sunday, 9/11
7PM Show
Alberta Rose Theater
3000 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR 97211
503-719-6055

LINCOLN CITY
with Special Guests
Thursday, 9/15
7PM Benefit Uke Show for Camp Westwind
Lincoln City Cultural Center
540 NW U.S. 101, Lincoln City, OR 97367
541-994-9994
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OTIS
UKE CAMP at TUNES IN THE DUNES
Tunes in the Dunes Ukulele Camp
Friday, 9/16 to Sunday, 9/18
Incredible lineup of presenters!
Sold Out! Registration closed (wait list only)
tunesinthedunes
Camp Westwind
Otis, OR
Limited seats, Unlimited fun!

Presenters include…
Kate Power & Steve Einhorn
The Quiet American
Craig Chee & Sarah Maisel
Bill Griffin & Walt Kealé
Hood River Trio with Ben Bonham, Ronnie Ontiveros, Kerry Williams
Andy & Pam Anderson
Bryan & Nancy Holley

Saturday, August 22
Hood River Uke Fest
Hood River Elks Lodge
304 Cascade Ave
Hood River OR 97031
12:30 – 9PM, $75
Workshops by Kate & Steve
Ronnie Ontiveros, Larry Wyatt
and Aaron Keim
http://www.gorgeukuleles.org

Sunday, September 6
The Portlanders
Kate Power, Steve Einhorn,
Mick Doherty, Kevin Shay Johnson
& Lauren Sheehan
O’Connor’s Vault
7850 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland
503-244-1690
7PM ~ Food & Drink Available
Seating ltd  ~ Advance tix here!

Saturday, September 12
Moulton Falls Winery 3rd Annual Folk Festival
Yacolt WA
http://www.clarkcountyfolkfestival.com

Thursday, September 17, 7PM
Tunes in the Dunes Headliners Concert
Lincoln City Cultural Center
540 US Hwy 101
Lincoln City OR
Friday, September 18 – Sunday, September 20
Tunes in the Dunes V Uke Camp
Workshops, Jams, Open Mic, Fresh Local Food
Tunes in the Dunes Here

In Concert at The Lake
Kate Power & Steve Einhorn
Lake Theater & Café
6PM Doors, 7PM Show
106 N State St, Lake Oswego
503-387-3236
$15 online here or go to:
http://laketheatercafe.com/#music-mondays

New weekly Uke workshop at Steve & Kate’s
Tuesday evenings starting September 1. Email us to reserve a seat!Uke and Play

 

 

A great gift for someone you’d love to help get past first strum and onto a home run to stylish playing on ukulele…
Web_Ukemobile by Steve Einhorn©2013UKULELE DOJO with Kate Power & Steve Einhorn
All Day Uke for Intermediate Players!
Saturday, 2/28/2015
10AM to 4PM $60, Lunch Included
Contact & Reservations to Nancy Chesler at vnches@me.com
(Easy access west side home setting)

UKULELE DOJO, Portland OR – Are first-position doldrums setting in? Are you ready to get past first base on the ukulele? Do you want your uke to accompany your singing with style? Do you want to go somewhere new on your fingerboard?

Bust out from simple strumming and move into fingerpicking patterns and rhythms that move with feeling. Take a day with Kate & Steve to learn simple ways to grow your personal uke style. Learn how to find the right key and transpose easily.

The left hand will blaze a new trail up the fingerboard as the right hand works the strings in simple intervals to move with the melody.
Kate & Steve teach uke with tunes and lyrics so be ready to sing and play! Learn how to play well with others and the secret to bringing songs and tunes to life. Kate & Steve will draw from a broad range of music to demonstrate techniques that can be applied across styles. Handouts provided. Recording devices encouraged.

This workshop is appropriate for advanced beginners to intermediate players who are comfortable with first position chords and strumming. Basic picking ability is helpful but not required. Ukulele lovers will come away with skills that enhance solo, duet and ensemble playing.

Collectively, Kate and Steve have boiled more than a hundred years down to a musical roux that offers tasty learning no matter what the mix. Co-creators of the Ukalaliens Songbook and several Homespun DVD’s, find out more about Kate & Steve at http://www.qualityfolk.com.

Song samples we may teach from include:
Crush
Somebody Stole My Gal
Jug Band Music
Coney Island Washboard
San Francisco Bay Blue
Hesitation Blues
Blue Moon
City of New Orleans
Peace Call
The Water is Wide
Guabi-Guabi
Jamaica Farewell
Wimoweh
Redwood
Under the Moon

_20140607_29126_KATE AND STEVEKate & Steve are coming to Portland on October 17 to play for the Portland Folklore Society in a double bill with Sarah McQuaid at St. David of Wales Episcopal Church , 2800 SE Harrison Street, Portland 97214. (A church is located at the same address in Milwaukie, which confuses some GPS units. Use the zipcode.)

St. David is located just east of the Ladd’s Addition neighborhood. Harrison Street is midway between Hawthorne and Division. There is limited free parking in the church parking lot and additional on-street parking in the immediate neighborhood. All concerts are smoke-free; a handicapped-accessible entrance is available.

Concert at 7:30 pm; doors open at 7 pm. Tickets: $20 General Admission, $17 PFS Members, $10 ages 12-18 (under 12 free)

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