Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain
- country:United Kingdom
- label:Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain
- type:Big Band
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Around the World literally millions of people have discovered the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain either from their numerous national TV appearances or their sell-out theatre tours. Cult status has truly been achieved by this extraordinary ukulele-only ensemble who plunder the archives of every music genre from pop to classical, Nirvana to Wagner, with wit, aplomb and plucking brilliance.
"...few concerts this year matched this ensemble's November performance"
New York Times
(Top 5 Season Highlights at Carnegie Hall, NY)
"The best musical entertainment in the country"
"They extract more than seems humanly possible from
so small and so modest an instrument"
The New York Times
"They have grown into a much-loved institution"
"The sophisticated sound they make both percussive and melodic is
at once hilarious and heartfelt"
The Financial Times