Ukulele Festival


On Saturday 3rd August, in partnership with Bishop’s Stortford Town Council, we are hosting the first Bishop’s Stortford Ukulele Festival from 12-6pm.

The event is free but will be in aid of 2 wonderful charities, Grove Cottage and Isabel Hospice.

Why not bring chairs and a picnic?

In addition to BSUS playing a number of sets, our guest performers are :

Uke on the Brain hail from Cressing and will be playing at 12.50

SOUP ukulele club was formed in 2007 in Enfield Town, north London.  They will play at 2pm

Four String Five from Ware are a quintet consisting of Lloyd, Jess, Chris and Wes on uke and Simon on bass uke.  They will be playing at 3.05

Berkhamsted Ukulele Random Players (BURP) will play at 4.10 They were founded in 2010 they play in various events in and around Hertfordshire

Finally at 5.15 the legendary Phil Doleman will entertain us – Phil has travelled all over the UK and to Europe and the US performing and leading workshops at festivals, theatres, and clubs. He has performed on BBC radio and TV, and shared stages with some of the world’s finest players. He is a regular contributor Uke Magazine, has composed pieces for the London College of Music ukulele grades, and is the author of several books including “How Music Works On The Ukulele”“How Songs Work On The Ukulele”, and “Blues Ukulele”.