Willoughby Ukestars Carols in Willoughby Park.
Willoughby Ukestars Chatswood Mall.
Ian and two friends perform in Chatswood Mall
Strings Attached festival
Scott Wise is the patron of this ‘Luthier’ festival. As the name suggests all things stringed includes guitars and mandolins, dulcimers, ukuleles. Ian led two workshops, one using some of James Hill’s techniques found in his Booster Uke book, the pother on strumming. Ian also performed solo
SPRUKE ukulele festival
Ian delivered a workshop on strumming the Jake Shimabukuro way, as well as a performance from the OUTLAWS Big Ukulele Band.
Valla Beach Ukulele Beach Camp (featuring Sam Muir (UK) )
(1st-3rd August 2019, Valla Beach, NSW)
This festival was a fun weekend of ukulele learning and playing run by Cathy Welsford from Valla Beach (and one of the Wild Women from Anywhere Beach). Ian ran a brief ukulele orchestra workshop on the Saturday, as well as performing with the faculty. For more details see: Valla Beach Ukulele Beach Camp
Outlaws performed at Blue Mountains Festival
Inaugural Willoughby Ukulele Orchestra Workshop