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Playlist of The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

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  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

    5:07

    The Ukes perform Ennio Morricone's classic, from the DVD 'Anarchy in the Ukulele', available to buy from

    Another upload of exactly this clip received over 2 million views, but was mistakenly deleted in early 2010.

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  • Highway to Hell - The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

    3:12

    On the 5th April 2018 at Le Poisson Rouge, NYC, The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain live streamed a concert to promote their upcoming US tour. This version of 'Highway to Hell' By ACDC is taken from that live show.

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  • Psycho Killer - The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - BBC Proms

    3:46

    Get the full concert from ! This is the Orchestra's version of Talking Heads' Psycho Killer, performed at the Royal Albert Hall. On Tuesday 18th August 2009, with every seat and all standing room occupied, the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain played to a sold-out Royal Albert Hall in London, with over 6000 audience members, and well over 1000 of them bringing ukuleles to join in with Beethoven's Ode to Joy.

    This clip is taken from their DVD Prom Night, The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain Live at the Royal Albert Hall BBC Proms 2009, made from filming on the night, which the Ukulele Orchestra has managed to get access to. The DVD is available only from and has never been broadcast, signed, licenced or sold elsewhere.

    The music played is:

    Puffin Billy (Edmund White, Great British Light Music Classic)
    Anarchy in the UK (The Sex Pistols)
    Ride of the Valkyries (Richard Wagner)
    Silver Machine (Hawkwind)
    Life on Mars (David Bowie)
    Thunderball (James Bond / John Barry)
    Teenage Dirtbag (Wheatus)
    Danse Macabre (Camille Saint-Saëns)
    Jerusalem (William Blake and Hubert Parry)
    Psycho Killer (Talking Heads)
    Ode to Joy (A fragment of Beethoven arranged for 1008 ukuleles)
    Pinball Wizard (The Who)
    The Dambusters March (Eric Coates)
    Melange (which reveals how all the key rock songs are variants of one theme)
    Wuthering Heights (Kate Bush)

    This DVD cover notes say it is a complete record of the Ukulele Orchestras Proms debut, with footage of the full concert. Extras include interterviews and atmospheric scenes of impromptu music-making from ukulele-playing audience members, backstage footage of the Ukulele Orchestra prior to the concert, 5.1 Surround Sound and ukulele sheet music for the participation pieceOde to Joy.

  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

    27

    The world's best uke orchestra comes to QH on Fri 18 May and they'd love you to join them. Tickets:

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  • Sweet Dreams - The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

    3:14

    On the 5th April 2018 at Le Poisson Rouge, NYC, The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain live streamed a concert to promote their upcoming US tour. This version of 'Sweet Dreams' by Eurythmics is taken from that live show.

  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - The good, the bad and the ugly Theme

    6:57

    The good, the bad and the ugly Theme

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  • Heroes - The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

    5:52

    On the 5th April 2018 at Le Poisson Rouge, NYC, The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain live streamed an exclusive concert to promote their upcoming US tour. This version of 'Heroes' by David Bowie is taken from that live show.

  • Theme from Shaft - The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

    3:16

    The UOGB performing Isaac Hayes' classic tune at the Cambridge folk festival in 2007.

  • Life on Mars - The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

    3:51

    The Ukes perform their own version of David Bowie's 'Life on Mars', incorporating My Way, For Once in My Life, Born Free, and more. Taken from the DVD 'Anarchy in the Ukulele', available to buy from

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  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

    4:46

  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - Leaning on a Lamp Post - Sun 6 Oct 2013 - The Queens Hall

    5:32

    The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain play Leaning on a Lamp Post on Sun 6 October 2013 at The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh.

    You can find photos from this show on our Flickr page at


  • Teenage Dirtbag - The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - BBC Proms

    4:27

    Get the full concert from ! This is the Ukulele Orchestra's version of Wheatus' 'Teenage Dirtbag' (Trivial detail: they once performed this song with Wheetus themselves in Bangor, North Wales). On Tuesday 18th August 2009, with every seat and all standing room occupied, the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain played to a sold-out Royal Albert Hall in London, with over 6000 audience members, and well over 1000 of them bringing ukuleles to join in with Beethoven's Ode to Joy.

    This clip is taken from their DVD Prom Night, The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain Live at the Royal Albert Hall BBC Proms 2009, made from filming on the night, which the Ukulele Orchestra has managed to get access to. The DVD is available only from and has never been broadcast, signed, licenced or sold elsewhere.

    The music played is:

    Puffin Billy (Edmund White, Great British Light Music Classic)
    Anarchy in the UK (The Sex Pistols)
    Ride of the Valkyries (Richard Wagner)
    Silver Machine (Hawkwind)
    Life on Mars (David Bowie)
    Thunderball (James Bond / John Barry)
    Teenage Dirtbag (Wheatus)
    Danse Macabre (Camille Saint-Saëns)
    Jerusalem (William Blake and Hubert Parry)
    Psycho Killer (Talking Heads)
    Ode to Joy (A fragment of Beethoven arranged for 1008 ukuleles)
    Pinball Wizard (The Who)
    The Dambusters March (Eric Coates)
    Melange (which reveals how all the key rock songs are variants of one theme)
    Wuthering Heights (Kate Bush)

    This DVD cover notes say it is a complete record of the Ukulele Orchestras Proms debut, with footage of the full concert. Extras include interterviews and atmospheric scenes of impromptu music-making from ukulele-playing audience members, backstage footage of the Ukulele Orchestra prior to the concert, 5.1 Surround Sound and ukulele sheet music for the participation piece Ode to Joy.

  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain: You Dont Bring Me Flowers

    4:10

    UOGB performing an amazing interpretation of the Babs Streisand-Neil Diamond hit from the 70s involving many ukuleles each strummed one at a time while being carried by a tuxedoed orchestral promenade moving in configuration worthy of Shriners' tiny car motorcade.

  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain;»Born to be wild«

    3:11

    Billy Wilder und Marilyn Monroe setzten der Ukulele in dem Kult-Film »Manche mögens heiß« ein Denkmal. Wenn THE UKES in die Saiten greifen, ist das Ergebnis ein virtuoser, urkomischer, singender, schwingender, augenzwinkernder, Mund-und-Nase-offenstehen-lassender Nachruf auf den Rockn Roll.

    Das Video zeigt einen Live-Mitschnitt des Rock-Klassikers »born to be wild« von STEPPENWOLF. Vorab gab es auf hunderttausend.de ein 5 Fragen Interview. Einen ausführlichen und wohlwollenden Nachbericht zum Konzertabendim Kurfürstlichen Palais findet man bei den geschätzten Kollegen von 16vor.de.

  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain with Robbie Williams and Ant & Dec April 2014

    4:34

    The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain appear with Robbie Williams and Ant & Dec on Saturday Night Takeaway.

  • Pinball Wizard - The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - BBC Proms

    3:21

    Get the full concert from ! This is the Ukes' version of the Who's classic, Pinball Wizard, live at the Royal Albert Hall. On Tuesday 18th August 2009, with every seat and all standing room occupied, the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain played to a sold-out Royal Albert Hall in London, with over 6000 audience members, and well over 1000 of them bringing ukuleles to join in with Beethoven's Ode to Joy.

    This clip is taken from their DVD Prom Night, The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain Live at the Royal Albert Hall BBC Proms 2009, made from filming on the night, which the Ukulele Orchestra has managed to get access to. The DVD is available only from and has never been broadcast, signed, licenced or sold elsewhere.

    The music played is:

    Puffin Billy (Edmund White, Great British Light Music Classic)
    Anarchy in the UK (The Sex Pistols)
    Ride of the Valkyries (Richard Wagner)
    Silver Machine (Hawkwind)
    Life on Mars (David Bowie)
    Thunderball (James Bond / John Barry)
    Teenage Dirtbag (Wheatus)
    Danse Macabre (Camille Saint-Saëns)
    Jerusalem (William Blake and Hubert Parry)
    Psycho Killer (Talking Heads)
    Ode to Joy (A fragment of Beethoven arranged for 1008 ukuleles)
    Pinball Wizard (The Who)
    The Dambusters March (Eric Coates)
    Melange (which reveals how all the key rock songs are variants of one theme)
    Wuthering Heights (Kate Bush)

    This DVD cover notes say it is a complete record of the Ukulele Orchestras Proms debut, with footage of the full concert. Extras include interterviews and atmospheric scenes of impromptu music-making from ukulele-playing audience members, backstage footage of the Ukulele Orchestra prior to the concert, 5.1 Surround Sound and ukulele sheet music for the participation pieceOde to Joy.

  • Ride of the Valkyries and Silver Machine - The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - BBC Proms

    5:21

    Get the full concert from ! Ride of the Valkyries and Silver Machine, together at last. On Tuesday 18th August 2009, with every seat and all standing room occupied, the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain played to a sold-out Royal Albert Hall in London, with over 6000 audience members, and well over 1000 of them bringing ukuleles to join in with Beethoven's Ode to Joy.

    This clip is taken from their DVD Prom Night, The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain Live at the Royal Albert Hall BBC Proms 2009, made from filming on the night, which the Ukulele Orchestra has managed to get access to. The DVD is available only from and has never been broadcast, signed, licenced or sold elsewhere.

    The music played is:

    Puffin Billy (Edmund White, Great British Light Music Classic)
    Anarchy in the UK (The Sex Pistols)
    Ride of the Valkyries (Richard Wagner)
    Silver Machine (Hawkwind)
    Life on Mars (David Bowie)
    Thunderball (James Bond / John Barry)
    Teenage Dirtbag (Wheatus)
    Danse Macabre (Camille Saint-Saëns)
    Jerusalem (William Blake and Hubert Parry)
    Psycho Killer (Talking Heads)
    Ode to Joy (A fragment of Beethoven arranged for 1008 ukuleles)
    Pinball Wizard (The Who)
    The Dambusters March (Eric Coates)
    Melange (which reveals how all the key rock songs are variants of one theme)
    Wuthering Heights (Kate Bush)

    This DVD cover notes say it is a complete record of the Ukulele Orchestras Proms debut, with footage of the full concert. Extras include interterviews and atmospheric scenes of impromptu music-making from ukulele-playing audience members, backstage footage of the Ukulele Orchestra prior to the concert, 5.1 Surround Sound and ukulele sheet music for the participation pieceOde to Joy.

  • Ukulele Orchestra of GB - Orange blossom

    5:31

    From the live DVD 'Anarchy in the Ukulele'

  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - Wuthering Heights

    3:22

    The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - Wuthering Heights
    from the DVD 'Anarchy in the Ukulele', available to buy from

  • Smells like Teen Spirit - The Ukulele Orchestra

    4:41

    Great version ;-) of Smells like teen spirit (nirvana) by The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

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  • The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly - Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britian

    4:06

    This is such an entertaining piece by such talented individuals.

  • TUKUO plays - Bohemian Rhapsody

    9:58

  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - Orange Blossom Special - The Queens Hall, Edinburgh

    6:43

    The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain play 'Orange Blossom Special' on Sun 29 April 2012 at The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh. Anyone who namechecks us in a song gets a gold star.

    You can also find pictures from this show on our Flickr page at

  • TUKUO plays - Mama Mia

    3:16

  • Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - Hard to Handle

    2:48

    From a concert at the Barbican, London. DVD Anarchy in the Ukulele

  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain play Born This Way Live At Sydney Opera House

    4:34

    Lady's Gaga's hit reinterpreted. One of 12 all-new songs from the UOGB's recently-released Live At Sydney Opera House double DVD. All songs on the DVD have optional subtitle tracks featuring onscreen musical notation for easy playalong. For more clips of the band see

  • TUKUO plays - Tubular Bells

    7:27

  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - Born This Way

    4:09

    The UOoGB play a superb version of Gaga's Born This Way. Recorded on 20 April 2012 at the Oosterpoort in Groningen, The Netherlands. My camera wants to apologize for chopping off the very last second.

  • Ukulele Orchestra - Should I Stay Or Should I Go

    2:25

    Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - Anarchy in the Ukulele, Live at The Barbican, London
    Paraphrase on the song by The Clash - Should I Stay Or Should I Go

  • ODE TO JOY: All Parts, by The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

    2:21

    George Hinchliffe, Richie Williams and Hester Goodman from the UOGB demonstrate how to play the chords, melody and counter-melody together for Beethoven's Ode to Joy.

  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - I Believe I Can Fly

    2:40

    Performing the R. Kelly classic at Chatham Central Theatre, UK, 18th September 2014

  • Monster Mash - The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

    44

    Happy Halloween Everyone! We hope you have a suitably spooky day. We filmed this when we were in Ireland last month, the perfect backdrop for the Monster Mash.

  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain Jingle Bells Tutorial

    3:39

    The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain will be touring the UK this Christmas 2017 with a special seasonal concert. As part of the tour they will be inviting members of the audience to bring their ukuleles along to participate in the show.

    This is 1 of 3 video tutorials with George, Leisa and Will. Watch, learn and then join us this Christmas.

    The sheet music for the songs and the full list of our 2017 tour dates can be found on our website

  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

    6:30

    Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain
    Here's another by UO of GB...

  • Live at the BBC Proms 2009 - The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

    3:13

    Get the full concert from !
    On Tuesday 18th August 2009, with every seat and all standing room occupied, the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain played to a sold-out Royal Albert Hall in London, with over 6000 audience members, and well over 1000 of them bringing ukuleles to join in with Beethoven's Ode to Joy. 

    This clip is taken from their DVD Prom Night, The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain Live at the Royal Albert Hall BBC Proms 2009, made from filming on the night, which the Ukulele Orchestra has managed to get access to. The DVD is available only from and has never been broadcast, signed, licenced or sold elsewhere. 

    The music played is: 

    Puffin Billy (Edmund White, Great British Light Music Classic)
    Anarchy in the UK (The Sex Pistols)
    Ride of the Valkyries (Richard Wagner)
    Silver Machine (Hawkwind)
    Life on Mars (David Bowie)
    Thunderball (James Bond / John Barry)
    Teenage Dirtbag (Wheatus)
    Danse Macabre (Camille Saint-Saëns)
    Jerusalem (William Blake and Hubert Parry)
    Psycho Killer (Talking Heads)
    Ode to Joy (A fragment of Beethoven arranged for 1008 ukuleles)
    Pinball Wizard (The Who)
    The Dambusters March (Eric Coates)
    Melange (which reveals how all the key rock songs are variants of one theme)
    Wuthering Heights (Kate Bush)

    This DVD cover notes say it is a complete record of the Ukulele Orchestras Proms debut, with footage of the full concert. Extras include interterviews and atmospheric scenes of impromptu music-making from ukulele-playing audience members, backstage footage of the Ukulele Orchestra prior to the concert, 5.1 Surround Sound and ukulele sheet music for the participation pieceOde to Joy.

  • Winter Wonderland - Playalong - Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

    2:12

    The Ukulele Orchestra will be touring the UK and Helsinki this Christmas 2019 with a special seasonal concert. As part of the tour they are asking that audience members bring their ukuleles with them to participate in a mass ukulele play-along during the shows.

    These video tutorials are suitable for all abilities and will help you learn the songs ready for the show. So get practicing and we’ll all sing and play along together this Christmas!

    To download the music sheets and for more information on the dates go to

  • Satisfaction - The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - from 1988?

    3:06

    The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain performing over twenty years ago, in about 1988. The show was 'Night Network'.

    The current line-up of the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain is: George Hinchliffe, Kitty Lux, David Suich, Richie Wiliams, Hester Goodman, Will Grove-White, Peter Brooke Turner and Jonty Bankes.

    The very first line-up (in 1985) included Richie Williams (in his first stretch with the Ukes), along with Bob Loveday (of the Penguin Cafe Orchestra), David Bowie (bass), Marshall Stapleton, Paul Griffiths, Andy Astle (co-founder), Jo Brindley (co-founder), Kitty Lux (co-founder and director) and George Hinchliffe (co-founder and director).

    On this clip, the line-up is: George Hinchliffe, Kitty Lux, David Suich, Andy Astle, James Marsh, Liane Kordan, Marshall Stapleton, Nony Ardill, Mary Fitton, Caroline Fitton and Hank Young.

  • Le Freak The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

    2:56

  • Je taime...moi non plus

    3:41

    Originally recorded by Serge Gainsbourg and Jane Birkin, The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain bring you this slightly different version!

    Recorded at Theater der Stadt Schweinfurt, March 2015

  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

    4:46

    Križanke 29.5.2011 - Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

  • Tres Homens Em Conflito - Por The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

    5:55

    Com competência e bom humor, essa Orquestra interpreta, de maneira praticamente fiel, o tema do filme The Good, The Ugly And The Bad, filme este conhecido no Brasil pelo título Três Homens Em Conflito.

  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain: vintage clip from 1988

    8:01

    The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain's first TV appearance, recorded over twenty years ago, in 1988. The show was the BBC's Pebble Mill at One, and the clip includes the tunes 'Red Cross' and 'Presto Tango', and also an interview with George Hinchliffe.

    The current line-up of the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain is: George Hinchliffe, Kitty Lux, David Suich, Richie Wiliams, Hester Goodman, Will Grove-White, Peter Brooke Turner and Jonty Bankes.

    The very first line-up (in 1985) included Richie Williams (in his first stretch with the Ukes), along with Bob Loveday (of the Penguin Cafe Orchestra), David Bowie (bass), Marshall Stapleton, Paul Griffiths, Andy Astle (co-founder), Jo Brindley (co-founder), Kitty Lux (co-founder and director) and George Hinchliffe (co-founder and director).

    On this BBC clip from 1988, the line-up is: George Hinchliffe, Kitty Lux, David Suich, Andy Astle, James Marsh, Liane Kordan, Marshall Stapleton, Nony Ardill, Mary Fitton, Caroline Fitton and Simon Edwards.

  • TUKUO plays - I wanna be like you

    6:52

  • The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain - Get Lucky

    5:55

  • Touring China with the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

    7:20

    Behind the scenes of my recent trip to Shenzhen, Zhuhai and Shanghai with a bunch of very cool people. They're the reason I started playing uke when I was 13. What an incredible thing.

    Please subscribe to my channel to keep up to date on future vids, it helps out a lot. Follow me on social media @ramusicianuk.

  • TUKUO plays - Michelle

    5:42

  • TUKUO plays - Walk like an Egyptian

    4:23

  • 【Strawberry Alice】The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, Shanghai MISA Festival, 13/07/2018.

    1:20:36

    Shanghai City Lawn Concert: 2018 Shanghai MISA (Music in the Summer Air) festival: The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, Shanghai Urban Music Lawn (Shanghai City Lawn Music Square), 13/07/2018.
    2018上海城市草坪音乐会:“夏之魅” 第六场,大不列颠尤克里里乐团,2018-07-13 上海城市草坪音乐广场

  • The Ukulele Orchestra Of Great Britain - Rock Around The Clock

    2:09

    The Ukulele Orchestra Of Great Britain - Rock Around The Clock (Live Nyhetsmorgon 2010)

  • UOGB Press Conference Part 1

    17:45

    The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain have recently asked their fans what they really want to know about them and later filmed a press conference giving extensive answers to all of these questions. Here is the first bunch of their long awaited answers.

    Sorry about the fast panning at the beginning and the occasional jittering. This was filmed with a 70-200mm tele lens without auto focus, without image stabiliser and unfortunately on a suboptimal tripod, which regularly got stuck.

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