BURP (Berkhamsted Ukulele Random Players) - songs

Er, the home page. Natch.

The songs

Dates for our all-comers' thrashes and concerts.

Where are...
the regular UkeThrashes? (Google map of The Three Horseshoes).

What do you need?
What to buy, where to buy it...

of some events

A few random (sic) YouTubes

...to other local clubs, ukulele sites, whatever...

Ukes for UNICEF - annual Ukulele Festival. 2021's virtual event is on Saturday 27th February.

The performers' pages
Stuff aimed at our gigging contingent: special editions of songs, mostly.


The All-Singing-and-Dancing Consolidated Songbook!!!

The tablet-friendly, consolidated songbook, with almost all the songs on one page, is here:

    BURP complete songbook now updated as of 12th September 2021

New for 2021!!:

    Across the Great Divide - created 14th August
    Be My Baby - created 17th January 2021
    Beyond the Sea - created 28th March
    Bourbon Street Parade - created 9th March
    Bye, Bye, Baby (Baby Goodbye) - created 24th April
    Catch the Wind - created 11th May
    Cathy's Clown - created 24th August
    Colour my World - created 16th April
    Come on Up to the House - created 28th March
    Crazy Man Michael - created 15th May
    Dead-End Street - created 28th March
    Don't Know Why - created 15th May
    The Galway Shawl (in C) - created 13th March
    Gerry Marsden Mudley - created 5th January 2021
    Grand Coulee Dam - created 23rd January
    Handle With Care - created 31st March
    Heartache Avenue - created 17th January 2021
    Hello, Goodbye - created 20th April
    Istanbul (not Constantinople) - created 8th April
    Jumping Jack Flash - created 26th August
    Little Does She Know - created 21st May
    Love Grows (Where my Rosemary Goes - created 25th May
    Love Story - created 4th August
    Midnight Special - created 9th March
    Paint It Black - created 26th August
    Rough Boy - created 30th July
    Sea of Heartbreak - created 8th April
    Sharp Dressed Man - created 30th July
    Subterranean Homesick Blues - created 25th May
    Sweet Caroline - created 8th July
    Telephone Call from Istanbul - created 13th August
    Tickle my Heart - created 15th May
    Total Eclipse of the Heart - created 24th April
    Yes, Sir, I Can Boogie - created 17th January 2021

The 2020 Consolidated and Augmented BURP Christmas Thrash Book

Here ya go: The 2020 BURP Christmas Thrash Book (The Lockdown Edition - second revision, dated 4th December 2020)

Paper editions

You almost certainly don't need or want them, but the archive of all previous versions of the song books which were intended for printing double sided and even in A5 booklet form is available here:

the old paper editions archive


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