Miss Tahiti

Thursday 02 April 2020

Vaimalama CHAVES, a Miss France fan of ukulele

Previously elected Miss Tahiti, Vaimalama CHAVES, a young 24-year-old woman became Miss France in 2019. Coming from a family of five children, this young marketing graduate has experienced an atypical journey. Although her reign has just come to an end, Miss France 2019 is now teeming with even more projects. She recently announced that she is about to release her first album "Good Vaïbes"! A statement that confirms Vaimalama CHAVES 'attachment to the ukulele. Browse this article to learn more. Read more
record ukulele

Wednesday 01 April 2020

Did you know ? Tahiti broke the world record for ukulele in 2015!

In 2015, Tahitians won the world record of ukulele. They dethroned the English who gathered 2,370 musicians in July 2014. Discover in this article all the details of this event forever engraved in the hearts and minds of the people of Polynesia. Read more
Ukulélé pour gaucher

Wednesday 25 March 2020

How to play ukulele when you are left-handed?

Like guitars and other minor stringed instruments, most ukuleles are designed for right-handed people. The problem is that the world is not made up of rightists. Are you left-handed and want to play the ukulele? Don't worry, it is entirely possible to learn this instrument while not being right-handed. You only need to reverse certain elements to successfully play the ukulele as a left-hander. Read more

Wednesday 18 March 2020

Israel Kamakawiwo'ole and the tube Over the rainbow

Somewhere, over the rainbow: who was never seduced by this song, sung by Judy Garland in 1939, in the musical film "The Wizard of Oz"? 80 years later, this sweet song still resonates and continues to be used by many artists, but also in cinema. But the most touching story of this song would certainly be the one with Israel Kamakawiwo'ole, the Hawaiian singer with the ukulele. Read more
Changer cordes ukulélé

Saturday 14 March 2020

How to change the strings of a Ukulele?

Strings play an essential role in the proper functioning of a Ukulele. Indeed, if these are neglected, they can alter the sound of your instrument. You must therefore be able to detect when the strings of your Ukulele need to be changed. The question is how to successfully change your strings. With that, discover in this article some tips to help you better understand the needs of your instrument. Read more
tuner app

Friday 06 March 2020

Discover our application to tune your ukulele

New technologies are currently becoming more and more efficient, be it smartphone, tablet, chromebook, and others. They are notably accessible to everyone, as much to students, workers as to musicians. Indeed, it turns out that music-type applications are only multiplying. Particularly numerous, these applications allow not only to learn an instrument, but also to tune it easily. Read more
ukulele mahina

Sunday 01 March 2020

How to choose your ukulele correctly ?

Beginners who want to start playing the guitar or other stringed musical instrument are often advised to start with the ukulele as it is easy to learn. Polynesian instrument par excellence, with only 4 well-spaced strings and a thinner handle, it offers a better grip. Regulars may also simply have a preference for the ukulele. In all cases, the following parameters must be taken into account to make the right choice. Read more
Soprano tahitian market

Monday 24 February 2020

How to choose between soprano ukulele and concert ukulele?

You want to start playing the ukulele, but you don't know if you should choose a Soprano or a Concert? You're in the right place, in the right article! These two types of ukulele are all very popular, but when you have to make a choice, you have to do it well. Here's how to make the right choice between a Soprano ukulele and a Concert. Read more
Upa Upa Ukulele enfant

Thursday 20 February 2020

From what age can you play ukulele?

The ukulele, this stringed musical instrument that we tend to compare to the guitar, which we often confuse with cavaquinho, and which directly reminds us of the exotic songs played on the beach ... It is one of the instruments the most played in the world, with its few peculiarities. However, before becoming a master of ukulele, you have to start by learning! But can we really define the age from which it is possible to discover the ukulele? You will find the answers to this question in this article. Read more
Ukulele on the deck

Friday 07 February 2020

What styles of music to play with a ukulele?

The ukulele is very often depicted as an instrument for tropical music and songs that are played by the beach. However, we must admit that the ukulele is an excellent instrument for these genres of music, but it is also suitable for other styles! It should also be noted that this instrument is not limited to the simple act of playing chords one after the other, because it is also possible to play arpeggios, do solo, or even rock. Zoom on the styles of music that can be played with the ukulele. Read more