Um Actuallys, Different Strumming Positions, The Golden Rule of Jams, and a Thanksgiving Song Challenge

Um Actually, Kahai is not going to be here next week, but that doesn't mean the show can't go on. Aldrine answers a question about strumming and fingerpicking in different locations. A question about the Do's and Don'ts of Jamming sends the guys down a steep rabbit's hole. They share the Golden Rule of Jamming (and of life), and after they crawl out of the rabbit's hole, they set the guidelines for the new song challenge.

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Questions Asked this Week:
5:30 Why does it sound different when you strum over different areas?

14:40 Strumming to Fingerpicking

21:00 The Do's and Don'ts to Jamming

29:30 Hot Sauce Update

39:10 What is something you can only work on in a Jam setting?

40:50 What do you Enjoy or have Learned by Jamming with other people?

51:55 Song Challenge #14 Guidelines
Key of G
Must Use Am and/or Em

Optional Bonuses:
Lyrics
Hawaiian*
Use Chord Inversions
Boxer Reference
Thanksgiving*

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References/resources for this video:

Youtube - I Am Your Father
Youtube - The Rise of Skywalker Trailer

Ukulele 100 - Lesson 1 (The Strumming Sweet Spot)
Youtube - Taimane
TLL Podcast #81 – Catching Unicorns
Ukulele 102 – Week 7: Mutes & Parallel Octaves
Uke Minutes - Palm Mute Fingerpicking
UU+ Solos – Maui Hawaiian Sup’pa Man

TLL Podcast #79 – Can You Loop It? (Why Aldrine doesn't like chorus effects)
TLL Podcast #72 – Adding Your Signature (Strumming to Fingerpicking)
UU+ Solos – Guava Jam

TLL Podcast #21 – The Book of Jake (Pros/Cons of Straps)
TLL Podcast #31 – The First Dollar (To Strap or Not to Strap)
Youtube - Aldrine's Ovation
Masterclass - Imua Garza (Imua Plays an Ovation)

Youtube - Johnny Mathis
Youtube - Bing Crosby
Youtube - Baby It's Cold Outside

TLL Podcast #52 – Jam Etiquette and Learning to Listen
Jam Replay - October 11, 2019 (You Don't Write)
Uke Lesson - Drop Baby Drop
Uke Lesson - Island Style
Whiteboard Request - Island Style
UU+ Solos - Island Style
Song Library - Reggae Songs

Youtube - School of Rock Jam
UU+ Forum - Submit your Guess for how long Aldrin'es Hot Sauce will Last?
Instagram - erniestillloveskoloa (Aldrine's Friend)

Youtube - Play-Along Playlist
Aloha Friday Jam - Replays
Private Lessons - Book with Aldrine
Youtube - Ukulele Weeps

Youtube - Für Elise
UU+ Solos - Fur Elise
Uke Lesson - Europa
Aloha Friday Concert - January 25, 2019 Replay (Come on Eileen)
Youtube - How and Why Classical Musicians feel Rhythm Differently
TLL Podcast #1 – No Wrong Notes, Just Poor Choices

Youtube - Jake, Aldrine, and Ryan playing Bodysurfing
Youtube - Piano Forte (Aldrine and Jake)
Youtube - Little Wing (Mike Powers, Brittni Paiva, James Hill, and Aldrine)
Youtube - Denver Ukefest Jam (Victoria Vox, Stuart Fuchs, The Council, UU)
Youtube - Hi`ilawe Jam (Shilo Pa, Darrell Rapozo, and Aldrine)
Youtube - Bennie and the Jets (Steven Espaniola, Abe Lagrimas Jr, Aldrine and Aaron)

UU+ Forum - Live Lesson Songwriting Challenge Megathread

Youtube - Bob's Burger's Thanksgiving Song
Youtube - The National Save the Bird
Youtube - Bob's Burger's Gravy Boat Song
Youtube - The National Sailors in Your Mouth
Youtube - My Little Grass Shack

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