Return Engagement: Stuart Fuchs aka "Stukulele" in Concert

After a standing room only performance last year, ukulele master, Stu Fuchs performs Saturday, 9/27 at 7:30 pm in the Neilson Browsing Room.

Stuart Fuchs, aka "Stukulele"

Saturday, September 27, 2014
7:30 pm Concert - Stuart Fuchs aka "Stukulele"
Neilson Library Browsing Room
Open, free, and wheelchair accessible to the public.
Sunday, September 28, 2014
10 am-
12 noon
Uke Foundations 101: All Levels Workshop (Beginners Welcome)
Werner Josten Library Mezzanine

The workshop is open and free to the Smith Community; please bring Smith I.D. (no pre-registrtion required). If you don't have a ukulele for the workshop and plan to go, email josinfo@smith.edu​.

Stu Fuchs visit and concert is sponsored by the Friends of the Smith College Libraries, Office of Student Engagement, Smith Ukulele Club, and the Department of Music.

Stuart Fuchs aka "Stukulele"

Stuart Fuchs is a renowned performer and teaching artist and had been called “a modern day pied piper”. His friendly, easy going and humorous stage presence and expertise on Guitar, Ukulele and Didjeridoo make his concerts a unique blend of virtuosity, heart, soul, and humor. He performs and teaches at Ukulele festivals across the USA and has earned an endorsement from Kala Ukuleles. As a guitarist, Stuart has performed internationally and appeared on radio & T.V. He arranged and performed the music of jazz guitar legend Django Reinhardt for symphonic orchestras with his award winning acoustic gypsy jazz band “Babik”.

Stuart’s credits include being a featured speaker at TedX and working for six years as an artist-in-residence at Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo NY. Stuart was recently awarded a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to continue his work as a musician bringing healing music to cancer patients, their families and hospital staff. A longtime practitioner of Yoga & mediation, Stuart bring a positive and holistic vibration to his work that is uplifting and nurturing.   www.stufuchs.com

“Masterful playing and creative arrangements- Stuart Fuchs is a Tour de Force on Ukulele with taste and a heavy finger on the talent button.” --Cathy Fink, GRAMMY Award Winner & Producer.

 

Contact

Marlene Wong
Werner Josten Performing Arts Library
mmwong@smith.edu
(413) 585-2931