This year’s Line Up
11.30 – 11.50 Auditorium Sir Robert Woodard AcademyThe future of Uke music in our local school. Come in and see how great they are.
11.55 – 12.20 Foyer Sundown Ukulele BandLed by our very own Pete Clark the Sundowners perform all over Sussex in nursing homes and at benefit events, raising money for charity as they go.
12.25 – 12.50 Auditorium The Ukulele ConservatoirePortslade group who play different arrangements to well-known tunes, they meet at the Railway Inn in Portslade, the same pub where our warm up gig is held.
12.55 – 13.25 Foyer WukuleleThe wukulele jam is the longest running local jam and sister jam to our own Uke @ the Duke, lots of joining in please.
13.25 – 13.50 Auditorium ScandomandoAbsolutely stormed last year’s festival, just had to have them back.
13.55 – 14.10 Foyer UkerladiesA cross between the Beverley Sisters and the Tuts, the Ukerladies now have a cult following and are not to be missed. Lots of opportunity to join in too.
14.15 – 14.40 Auditorium The RichwoodsMid Sussex’s own ukulele maestro Dan and friends making a rare public appearance.
14.45 – 15.10 Foyer BAD Ukes plus friendsBrighton’s jam led by Irena and Phil will get your toes tapping and voice singing.
15.20 – 16.00 Auditorium Sargent Peppers Ukulele Hearts Club BandAn attempt to recreate the classic album lead by members of the Uke @ the Duke jam. Some joining-in bits, you will all know the words.
16.00 – 16.30 Foyer WOBOur very own Uke @ the Duke barman with a huge voice that will fill the whole venue. Singer and songwriter WOB has recorded many albums of his own material.
16.30 – 17.15 Auditorium The Corner LaughersUke lead band from the USA. We are really lucky to have this group play at our festival as part of a UK tour.
17.30 – 18.15 Auditorium Sara SpadeA true Superstar of the uke who has appeared on many famous stages and television shows.
And finally Lawrie makes a racket
18.15 A couple of songs to see you on your wayIt was thought that the festival should finish with us all playing, so a couple of famous classics should do it.
We will try and keep to time, but they are of course liable to change so please be patient.
Thanks for your support and see you there.