|First job: Putting up the school pop top|
14 Room 13 children elected to go to the festival and experience playing in a huge group.
More photos will be added to the blog in the next week.
|Passing the time before the parade of schools|
|The captivating clowns on pogo stilts were a big hit|
|Ukes tuned and ready to go...|
|Music stands, pegged and ready...|
|(Kiwileles Festival website photo of the crowd)|
|Our view from the Yellow Group|
looking at the audience
20 songs..... yes we are ready!
Youtube link to opening song – Kiwi Ukulele
Youtube link to UkeJam's photos of the Kiwileles Grand Parade
NZ Ukulele on Facebook (great photos from Trevor Villers)
And here is a link to the rehearsal we did at East Tamaki School:
This was our school's first outing to the festival, with just 14 children, but the teachers there all agreed it will be a regular calendar event for children keen on playing the ukelele at EPS.
Roll on 2013!