Yes, it’s true.
The bug has well and truly been caught.
I am of course talking about the ukulele craze-a-roo that is swarming the country.
Can I quickly justify myself by saying that it is the most perfect little instrument to strum away to, while sitting outside, under a tree, with a tasty drink within an arm’s reach.
If you fancy giving into your inner musician, try these handy links:
For a beginner’s uke try here, (these really are not the most wonderful ones you can buy, but they’re cheap and aren’t too much of an investment if your husband/mother/cat wants to hide it after day 3).
For online tuning try here, (a godsend – especially for the neighbours).
To master those chords, this is a good site.
To learn how to play all of your favourite songs, this site is essential.