Pompey Pluckers - Portsmouth's very own ukulele group - 5 years old this year

 
5 years old

Hello...

    We are a diverse group of people living in and around Portsmouth who love playing the ukulele and welcome new members of any ability. We're 5 years old this year and since we've been playing for charity we've donated over £10,000 to local charities.
    This year our chosen charity is Wessex Cancer Trust, who provide free and confidential counselling as well as  complementary therapies for cancer patients and their families.
 
How to Contact Pompey Pluckers if you want us to play at your event:

    Please click this link Pompey Pluckers email giving brief details of type of audience, plus time, date, venue.  We normally charge a fee and put our charity collecting tin round during our performance.

Practice Timetable
Pompey Plucker Gig practice and Jam:
Anything can happen, bring along new stuff

Thursday: 8pm
Old House at Home, Locksway Road, Milton
Monday Nighters: Sing song night - Beginders welcome
Monday: 8pm
Auckland Arms, Netley Road, Southsea, PO5 3NB
Pompey Pickers: For anyone interested in playing songs/tunes with more twiddly bits (and less mass strumming) than normal Pluckers stuff. 
Every other Monday: 7:30pm The Fountain Public House, London Road, Northend
April 14th+28th, May 12th+26th, June 9th+23rd

Pompey Pluckers Events

Pompey Pluckers Logo Small

Members News: Set List 2014

    Please take a look at the agreed Set List for 2014, the correct versions will start appearing in the Song Sheet drive on the TOP TAB of this page. Please make sure you're able to access the latest versions of songs, we're trying very hard to have consistent versions this year.
 
Pluckers input please: 
    Why not have a go at creating a set list?I (2 x 30-40 minute sets)
The idea is that we have a selection of Plucker supplied 'Set Lists' to encourage organisers to use more songs than relying on thier favourate, this way we get to perfrom though more songs and force us all to keep them all up to practice.
 
New fashion accessory 'Pompey Plucker' Kazzoo lanyards, £2, available now at practices
Pluckers playing Victorious 

Pompey Pluckers victorius at the Victorious Festival YouTube Link

 MEMBERS AREA
  • Have your say on our Google Group, discuss current topics
  • See bottom page links for our meetings and other stuff
  • Our aims are to play ukulele together in our neighbourhood, for fun and enjoyment; to play and sing songs across many genres, from around the 1920s to the present day
  • Pompey Pluckers has been associated with the Portsmouth Music Hub since its formation in 2011
  • Pompulele 2013 was a great success videos below:

Link to Mighty Ukulele UK ukulele club listing
  ABOUT POMPEY PLUCKERS:
  • We are a non-profit-making community group, and currently have over 80 members.
  • Our philosophy is simply that it's never too late nor too early to enjoy playing music with other people.
  • Pompey Plucker Logo: © Sally Driver
  • Pompy Plucker 5 year log;  © Jonjo

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