Want to play the ukulele in Cardiff? Find out more about jam sessions, workshops, gigs and special events.

Jam Sessions

Join our friendly Monday night jam sessions in Cardiff for ukulele players of all levels.

They usually take place from 8 to 10pm, alternating between these venues:

Earl Haig Memorial Club, Penlline Road, Whitchurch, Cardiff CF14 2AA

Wolfs Castle Hotel, Wolfs Castle Road, Llanishen, Cardiff CF14 5JS

Please check the Ukulele Nights Facebook page to find out where the next jam session is taking place.


We play a wide variety of pop, rock and folk songs from Tom Jones to T.Rex, Johnny Cash to the Jungle Book.

Songbooks complete with chords can be downloaded here:

Ukulele Nights Songbook 1

Ukulele Nights Songbook 2

Ukulele Nights Songbook 3

Ukulele Nights Songbook 4

Ukulele Nights Songbook 5

Ukulele Nights Songbook 6

Ukulele Nights Songbook 7

Ukulele Nights Songbook 8

Christmas Songbook

Ukulele Nights 2016 Festival Songbook

Ukulele Nights 2015 Festival Songbook

Ukulele Nights 2014 Festival Songbook


You can buy a ukulele in a music shop or online for under £20, but spare instruments may be available to borrow at the jam sessions.

If you're feeling brave, you can pick up the basic chords at a jam night - if you have a kazoo or hand-held percussion, bring that too.

More details

Contact Nigel Baker via Facebook or email cardiffukes @ outlook.com

See our YouTube channel for performance highlights or our Facebook page for the latest information about ukulele events in Cardiff, south Wales and beyond.

Note: This page is intended as a general introduction to ukulele events in Cardiff.

For the very latest information please visit our Facebook page.