Brooke: The Muse of Music - Ukulele 2


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Second in the Series of Brooke and her Ukulele, which she has named Humphrey after the actor, Humphrey Bogart. Apparently, she names all of her instruments after actors/actresses! Go figure! Her favorite genres of music include jazz, pop, soul and blues. She and her band all have full time jobs and they do gigs for fun!

I chose the word muse to add to the title because I thought it's meaning was so apropos.

Muse: a woman, or a force personified as a woman, who is the source of inspiration for a creative artist.

Here is a link to Brooke's Facebook page if you are interested in hearing her sing. This video is a solo of Brooke with her guitar, named Monroe (after none other than Marilyn Monroe) The audio is good & clear.
https://www.facebook.com/video.php?v=697065467077496&video_source=pages_finch_tr...

To here Brooke singing with her band, click on the youtube links below.

BROOKE singing the blues song "TROUBLE
https://video.search.yahoo.com/video/play;_ylt=A0LEVip2PCBVinQAyOAnnIlQ;_ylu=X3o...


BROOKE singing "SUPERSTITION"
https://video.search.yahoo.com/video/play;_ylt=A0LEVip2PCBVinQAxuAnnIlQ;_ylu=X3o...



Thanks for stopping by...Donna ☺️
06/04/2015 - 00:50Wildwood512
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GIULIO57
Posted 06/04/2015 - 07:06 Link
Watched at...yesterday...and then disappeared in a while....Nice pp that reminds of an old pic
PPG
bwlchmawr
Posted 06/04/2015 - 07:14 Link
I always think of George Formby when I see a ukulele. Brooke doesn't look a bit like him, though...
Very nice picture with interesting and effective processing.
Best wishes,

Andrew

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drobbia
Posted 06/04/2015 - 07:37 Link
Chilled look is gone replaced with a cheerier, fresh faced look - girl next door with a edge - Nice tint - made difference - v v nice - t
"It's not what you look at that's important, it's what you see" - Thoreau
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PeterKR
Posted 06/04/2015 - 10:06 Link
Hi Donna

Another lovely shot.

It would seem appropriate that I repeat the title I gave to my Grey Owls pic....
"Here's lookin at you kid !"

Best regards
Peter
autumnlight
Posted 06/04/2015 - 14:23 Link
I enjoyed listening to Brooke and her band, especially "Crazy" lovely shot and processing of the picture
Posted 06/04/2015 - 22:12 Link
Talented lady, hopefully she will gain the attention she deserves. Both photos are quite artistic in their own right , so well done.

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