After being too long in the pandemic already, I decided to explore my musical talents. Follow my progress on this website.

In 2021 I signed up for the online Ukulele course by Brett McQueen. His lessons are so well structured, easy to follow and fun to play. Check this out and join the free four-lesson course:



Blowin’ in the wind (guitar)

Frere Jacques (guitar)

Er komen andere tijden (ukulele)

Quality Family Time (ukulele)

Down in the Valley (guitar)

Streets of London (ukulele)

If you’re gonna play in Texas (ukulele)

As Tears Go By (guitar)

Maikai Waipio (guitar)

On Top of Old Smokey (guitar)

Sweet Lei Lehua (guitar)

Working on the Railroad (guitar)

My Bonnie is over the Ocean (ukulele and guitar)

The last Farewell (ukulele)

The River (ukulele)

Oh My Darling Clementine

Camptown Races

Twinkle, Twinkle

Happy Birthday

Quality Family Time

De Gezusters Karamazov

Sweet Lei Lehua

Het is een Nacht

Rider in the Rain


Take this Hammer

Oh Susanna

All through the Night

Buffalo Girls

Camptown Races

Oh my Darling Clementine

Aloha Oe

Fingerpicking Tricks

Fingerpicking is another technique to play any string instrument. Pick every string individually, and try to make some speed if you can.



Molly Malone

Auld Lang Syne

Amazing Grace

Home on the Range

Blue Bells of Scotland

Romanza de Amor

Sor’s Op. 35, no. 1

Aguado’s Deuziéme Partie de la Méthode pour la Guitare, Ch. VI, no. 10

Für Elise

Bach’s Minuet in G

Aguado’s Op.16, No. 9

Ode to Joy


Frere Jacques

Étude in E minor

Arpeggio Studies Vol. I

The Arpeggio Studies are excellent studies to practice your fingerpicking technique, all over the fretboard.

Minor Arpeggio Studies No-5

Minor Arpeggio Studies No-6

Jazzy Strummin’

Jazzy Strumming gives another vibe to the song. I am still practising.

For me and my Gal

Hawaiian Sunshine

You made me love you

All by Myself

Shine on Harvest Moon

Blues Tricks

Watch the videos of me playing the songs from the Blues Tricks course.

Palm muted 12-Bar Blues in C

Sugar Blues

Joe Turner Blues

St James Infirmary Blues

Christmas Songs

Brett McQueen has arranged a large selection of popular Christmas songs for ukulele. Every song can be fingerpicked or strummed.

The first Nowell

It came upon the Midnight clear

What Child is This?

We Wish You a Merry Christmas

We Three Kings

Jolly Old Saint Nicholas

Up on the Housetop

Hark! The Herald Angels sing

O Come All Ye Faithful

Silent Night

O Holy Night

Go Tell it on the Mountain

O Come O Come Emmanuel

O Christmas Tree

Joy to the World

Popular Songbook

Brett McQueen’s lessons have enabled me to play other songs, evergreens mostly, and give them my own interpretation.


Morning has broken

Verdronken Vlinder

Jamaica Farewell


Sylvia’s Mother

When I get Home

Yesterday when I was young

‘t Is weer voorbij die mooie zomer


Let me call you Sweetheart

De Troubadour

Busje komt zo

Heart of Gold

Stumblin’ in

Blowin’ in the Wind

Sound of Silence

Country Roads, Take me Home

15 Miljoen Mensen

House of the rising Sun

Bedankt Lieve Ouders

Banger Hart

Drunken Sailor

Where Everybody Knows Your Name

Smelly Cat

Meisje van Zestien


Over the Rainbow

Frère Jacques (duet)