The Jazzuleles are Alison & Shirley-Ann a ukulele duo from Cairns, Australia. They are polished professional musicians with a diverse covers repertoire, original music, merchandise & an awesome stage presence. The Jazzuleles bring a colour, fun & a chilled island vibe to their performances.
Since 2019 the Js have performed regularly at local cafes. restaurants, council events and festivals in Australia and New Zealand. Check out the Gig Guide for more details.
The Js love sharing a happy vibe through ukulele music. Serenading passers-by at events, markets, art exhibitions & festivals is something they love to do. Book us if you want to add that relaxed island vibe!
The Js have released 2 albums and 1 EP of original music. Writing songs is a form pf self expression that can be challenging but also cathartic and rewarding. Shirley-Ann was the 2018 Emerging Songwriters Winner at the Tablelands Folk Festival and has not stopped writing, sharing and teaching the art of songwriting to others through ukulele workshops.
UKETORIUM TRAVELLING UKEFEST - COMMUNITY GROUPS
The Js Uketorium is a travelling ukulele festival built on Celebration, Collaboration & Community. Interested ukulele groups partner with the Js to co-host each event. Local buy-in ensures a dynamic 5 hour program will be delivered to participants. Click Our Uketorium in the menu to see what it's all about!
UKETORIUM TRAVELLING UKEFEST - FESTIVAL SHOWS
Event or Festival Promoters! Consider hiring The Js Uketorium for your next Big Event. A Uketorium includes a ukulele jam, (5) 20 minute workshops & a showcase of original music. Perfect as an Early Bird activity or schedule 2 or 3 shows across the weekend.
UKULELE FOR WELLNESS
The Jazzuleles teach ukulele to be part of a positive solution for mental, emotional and social health. Apart from public performance the Js support cancer research, cancer fundraising & the Couch Wellness Centre, Cairns local community cancer hub.
UKULELE WORKSHOP PROGRAM
The Js aim to build confidence, skill and inspiration in all ukulele players. Dynamic Strumming, Swing, Gypsy Jazz & Reggae are their most popular intermediate & advanced workshops. Beginners quickly get up to speed with an easy jump-start & play workshop.
The Jazzuleles give back to community by hosting a weekly online ukulele jam. 'Stay happy & Uke with Friends' is our motto. The facebook group is open to any uke-enthusiast around the world. Regular players join us weekly from Australia, NZ,USA, Canada & Germany. Find us @ the jazzzuleles in-house ukulele jam!
Dynamic Strumming Reggae
Healing through Story & Song
Songwriting for Ukulele
Aargghhh Sea Shantys
Ukulele for Schools
Teaching All Levels
2022 James Hill Ukulele Teacher
Aspire Ukulele For Wellness October 2021
proudly support Couch Wellness Centre, Cairns
March 1st 2021 ABC Far North Qld
More than ever before the world needs more joy! So, no matter where we go or what we do we're releasing healthy happy ukulele vibes into the atmosphere. Connect with us to find out more.