The melee offered workshops on strumming
techniques, songwriting, a special performance by Melissa Graham's fifth-grade ukulele class from the Hamilton-Wenham Elementary School, strum-alongs, professional player Victoria Vox, an impromptu gathering of ukulele makers who showed each other instruments they put together from kits or from plans, and hula instruction by Atsuko Nemoto of Acton.
away: Pupils at Rood End Primary get tips on how to play their new ukeleles.
In both pairs, after several separate bouts of rocking by the male (12 in one pair and 17 in the other), the female moved out of the tunnel, ceased strumming
the sheet, and allowed the male to approach her.
In the three-minute clip, the Babyshambles singer is seen strumming
a guitar for the camera.
Scientists in Australia have developed a high-tech T-shirt that turns the strumming
of an air guitar into music.
If Blair had studied a bit of history while at public school instead of strumming
his guitar and grinning, he would never have mounted his white charger and led our troops (from behind) against all international law in Iraq.
I nodded gamely, depressed the damper pedal, reached inside the piano and started strumming
. Those 20 minutes became the most fun I've ever had onstage!
, or bowing a normal guitar string creates mathematically related sounds called harmonic overtones.
The 12-string strumming
of her band and Allison's affecting vocal warmth were captivating.
Penned by Ian and stripped down to only the simple strumming
of the guitar and Ian's raw vocals, Smoke Rings is a melancholic folksy tune, which refers to absent friends.
Then there's Shania's wistful ode to enduring love, "You're Still the One," which I vividly recall her strumming
on VH1's first Divas Live extravaganza, proving to Mariah Carey--and the world--that you don't need gargantuan hair extensions to win over the White Party crowd.
I first heard Lichi Fuentes singing and strumming
her guitar at Berkeley's La Pena Cultural Conter, a center founded in the Chilean "pena" tradition that served to heal exiled students fleeing the repression of iron fist dictator Augusto Pinochet.
It will take more than a few pictures of guitar strumming
, watching football matches and open question times with assorted audiences to improve his image.
The soft strumming
of an autoharp played by Richard Scholtz, and the lilting, melodic voice of Margaret MacDonald combine to provide an engaging media for storytelling.
Joshua Humphreys rejected any social contact and physical affection from his parents until Joe D'Urso started strumming
his guitar at the youngster's North Wales home.