This recording features the 'Classics' - that is the music of the masters (Bach, Mozart, Tchaikovsky, et al): Music that is of the highest quality and of enduring value. The young members of the Langley Ensemble have become a Classic: Playing the ukulele to the highest quality, setting a standard above all others, creating a new and unique style of..
Croonin' Ukuleles features songs from some of the greatest writers of popular and Jazz music. The crooning' style of presenting songs referred to a gentle sentimental sound. Many of the songs are reflective of this style. CD also includes: I've Got You Under My Skin; It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got that Swing); Pennsylvania 6-5000; A Nightin..
This CD, recorded live at the Chandos Pattison Theatre on April 21, 2001, is full of energy, fun and youthfulness. The Langley Ukulele Ensemble and its charismatic director, Peter Luongo, once again show their ability to entertain and delight with their energy and talent. Packed with 50's and 60's rock and roll and a surprise or two! Songs include:..
In the past decade the Langley Ukulele Ensemble has produced 12 CD recordings. Repertoire chosen for this greatest hits compilation comes from 8 of these and is intended to highlight the variety of the ensemble’s repertoire and the quality of its performance. There have been many outstanding performers throughout the ensemble’s history and many hav..
Anniversary Edition Many of the pieces on this CD appeared on the first edition of 'Our Hawaiian Heart', in 1999. With the Ensemble celebrating its 15th Anniversary tour to Waikiki they chose to recreate the CD. Traditional Hawaiian songs such as Noko Pai Pai, E Huli Makou, Hawaii Aloha,and O Makalapua, as well as the popular standard, On The Beach..
Recorded during July and September 2003, Strings Attached is a compilation of 13 new arrangements which, once again, show that the Langley Ukulele Ensemble's skill with 4 strings is clearly world-class. Songs include: Entry of the Gladiators; Listen to the Music; Blue Suede Shoes; Ain't No Mountain High Enough; She Loves You; Lay Down Sally; La Cum..
Throughout its history the most common use of the ukulele has been to accompany the singing voice. The Langley Ukulele Ensemble has extended this idea of strummin’ and singin’ by taking popular songs, adding rich vocal harmonies to create 14 arrangements. Summer at its hottest! Songs include: Sea Cruise; Barbara Ann; My Girl; The Lion Sleeps Tonigh..
One of the Ensemble's best selling recordings, this album showcases the the delicate balance of instrumental virtuosity and vocal sensitivity that characterizes the Langley Ukulele sound. Many songs on this album such as The William Tell Overture, Hawaiian Wedding Song and Johnny B Goode have become staples of the Ensemble's sensational live perfor..
This recording offers selections that connect the Pacific Rim Region. Drawing on music from Hawaii, Japan and New Zealand, the album reminds us of the instrument's tremendous popularity throughout the world. Songs include: Waikiki Aloha; Henehene Kou Aka; Hawaiian Lullaby; Pokare Kare Ana; Kawika; Royal Hawaiian Hotel; Hawaiian Wedding Song; Guava ..
Ukulele Celebration is the theme that took the Langley Ukulele Ensemble through the 2005/06 season. This recording offers selections that celebrate ukulele music in all its forms - from Hawaiian to classical. Songs include: Nanakuli; Down on the Corner; Swing Low, Sweet Chariot Medley; Pachelbel's Canon; Langley City: The Place To Be; I'll Remember..
The Langley Ukulele Ensemble wanted to know the best Rock 'n Roll songs of the 50's, 60's, 70's and 80's so they conducted a poll amongst their family, friends and supporters. This CD is the result! Songs include: Bad Moon Rising; Twist and Shout/Do You Love Me; Roll Over Beethoven; The Weight; Johnny B Goods; Free Fallin'; Cecelia' Sweet Home Alab..
The Legend Continues is a compilation of legendary pieces. These songs have stood the test of time and are known and loved by people of all ages and cultures. The unique arrangements on this CD have been created for the Ensemble. Arrangements include: Saber Dance; Proud Mary; King of the Road; Waikiki Aloha; Pennsylvania 6-5000; Turkey in the Straw..