Ukulele, guitar and Hawaiian steel guitar.

Swing, blues, American roots and Tin Pan Alley.

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Skip It

Swing classic on a Hive Hornet Tenor uke.
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Steelin’ Home

Noel Boggs tune... jamming at the 1st annual Milwaukee Ukulele Festival.
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Buck Dance

A traditional tune from south of the Mason Dixon Line.
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Django’s Castle

Django Reinhardt's composition. Hive Hornet tenor ukulele, Taylor GS-Mini guitar. All instruments: Gerald Ross.
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Wichita Lineman

Big hit in the 1960's. Played on my 2015 Hive Hornet Tenor Ukulele.
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There Will Never Be Another You

Recorded acoustically (no pickup) with a Rode NT-1 microphone. The uke is a custom made 2015 Hive Hornet Tenor.
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Easter Parade

The 1933 hit! Solo Mya-Moe tenor resonator ukulele.
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On A Clear Day

A mid-60's Bossa Nova-style Broadway hit.
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Steel Guitar Rag Lesson

Gerald explains his beginning lap steel guitar curriculum during the "meet the teachers" showcase at Ashokan Western & Swing Week 2013.
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Wave

Tenor uke tuned GCEA – high G.
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I’ll Take Romance

"The melody note is either already in the chord or within close reach." Try to find the melodies - it's fun!