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Dynamic Ukulele Duo

The Jazzuleles, Cairns premiere ukuele duo are available for hire.

They'll bring the pizzazz to your next event with masterful playing, stunning harmonies, innovation in original music, crisp sound & a great sense of humour.

This is the group you hire to bring that cool tropical vibe to your cafe, restaurant or your next important private / corporate event.

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The Jazzuleles (aka The Js) are Alison & Shirley-Ann a ukulele duo from Cairns, Australia. With Celtic & Polynesian ancestry, music is in their blood! These ladies put the FUN into community ukulele wherever they go.

VOLUNTEER WORK

The Jazzuleles volunteer their time to host an online ukulele jam via Zoom. With a global community regular participants tune in from Australia, NZ, USA, Canada & Europe. Anyone can join our Facebook group - 'The Jazzulels In-house Ukulele Jam'  

 

MC / STAGE MANAGEMENT

The Jazzuleles are seasoned MCs & stage managers who love helping acts on/off stage to ensure a smooth show.

 

PERFORMERS

We love what we do & work hard at it. In 2020 we performed 52 virtual gigs, 14 live gigs & one festival. We released 6 singles and a debut album.

 

In 2021  our schedule includes 60 Virtual Gigs, 25 live gigs, 1 tour in Qld & South Australia, 5 festivals  & the release of an EP & Album.  

 

We are polished professional musicians with a diverse covers repertoire, original music, merchandise & an awesome stage presence. You can trust The Jazzuleles to bring terrific value for your event dollar.

 

ROVING MINSTRELS

The Js love to connect with community. We're happy sharing music roving through markets, sitting under a tree  or serenading passers-by in any location that’s looking to create a happy atmosphere & positive tropical vibe!

 

SONGWRITERS

The Jazzuleles are inspired creatives. All original music was written by Shirley-Ann  & Alison. Shirley-Ann is the National Circle Coordinator for the Australian Songwriters Conference & loves hosting a monthly Zoom to support songwriters through their new song process & vision.

WEDDING SINGERS

Bring a tropical calm to your special day with the soaring happy notes of ukulele. Our wedding setlist is best played in an intmate setting indoors , outdoors, in forests or beaches. We'll play your requests to make sure the Bride & Groom can kick the celebrations of in style before the big party breaks out!

 

WORKSHOP TEACHERS

The Jazzuleles are proficient players & teachers of ukulele. They aim to build confidence, skill and inspiration in all levels of community player. Swing, Bossa Nova, Gypsy Jazz & Reggae are their most popular intermidiate and advanced workshops but non players are inspired and motivated to keep playing once they have completed a Beginners workshop.

Workshops

Uke Bossa Nova

Uke Gypsy Jazz

Songwriting for Ukulele

Uke
Chords Tabs & Riffs

Teaching All Levels

Festivals

2020: Watch The Js @ 1.06:31 sec

June 1st 2021 ABC Far North Qld 

Media Release

STAGE SETUP THE JAZZULELES

2 Ukuleles - x2 DI

2 Microphone & Stands (iPads x2)

1 Beat Buddy - x1 DI

1 Stomp Pedal - x1 DI

1 Electric Violin (optional) x1 DI

2 Bosse Speakers & Stands

1 (8) Channel Mixer (if required)

1 Stool

1 Banner (1.8m)

PUBLIC LIABILITY INSURANCE

2020 - 2021: Duck For Cover

OUR GOALS 2021

- Continue hosting a weekly online global Ukulele Jam

Perform at 3 Music Festivals

- Release an original music EP in Autumn

- Release an Album of original instrumentals in the Summer

- Promote & support local buisnesses who support live music

- Support our local regional council in community events

- Tour Queensland with a travelling ukulele mini ukefestival

We are expecting 2021 to be full of  hard work, success & fun. Stay safe & happy out there & thank you all for your support❤️ The J's.

Vision

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Cooktown & Cape York Expo 2021
    Ukulele Workshop & Jam
    18 Jun, 8:00 am – 19 Jun, 11:00 am
    Ukulele Workshop & Jam, Cooktown Harbour, Cooktown QLD 4895, Australia
    Ukulele Workshop & Community Jam
  • Cooktown & Cape York Expo 2021
    Ukulele Workshop & Jam
    19 Jun, 12:40 pm – 3:40 pm
    Ukulele Workshop & Jam, Cooktown Harbour, Cooktown QLD 4895, Australia
    Join The Jazzuleles at the rotunda for a ukulele jam. Can't play ukulele yet? No problem! Bring a uke and take our 10 min crash course so you can join in the fun.
  • Cooktown & Cape York Expo 2021
    Main Stage Performance
    19 Jun, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
    Main Stage Performance, Cooktown Harbour, Cooktown QLD 4895, Australia
    Join The Js at the mainstage as we open witha set of our most popular originals.
  • Cooktown & Cape York Expo 2021
    Festval Village Ministrels
    20 Jun, 7:00 am – 10:00 am
    Festval Village Ministrels, Cooktown QLD 4895, Australia
  • The Jazzuleles Uketorium
    Travelling Mini Ukefest - Atherton
    01 Aug, 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    Travelling Mini Ukefest - Atherton, 60 Kennedy Hwy, Atherton QLD 4883, Australia
    Join us for six hours of ukulele fun on the beautiful Atherton Tablelands.
  • The Jazzuleles Uketorium
    Travelling Mini Ukefest - MacKay
    14 Aug, 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm AEST
    Travelling Mini Ukefest - MacKay, Mackay QLD, Australia
    Join us for six hours of ukulele fun in the regional town of MacKay.
  • The Jazzuleles Uketorium
    Travelling Mini Ukefest - Gladstone
    15 Aug, 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm AEST
    Travelling Mini Ukefest - Gladstone, Gladstone QLD, Australia
    Join us for six hours of ukulele fun in the regional town of Gladstone.
  • The Jazzuleles Uketorium
    Travelling Mini Ukefest - Townsville
    11 Sep, 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
    Travelling Mini Ukefest - Townsville, Townsville QLD, Australia
    Join us for six hours of ukulele fun in the regional town of Townsville.