Ukulele Seasons Greetings

Ver Players wish everyone a Happy Christmas and New Year!

We’ve had a lot of fun in the last few weeks playing the festive favourites along with less familiar songs and carols, accompanied by a host of ukulele players.

Here’s a flavour of what we’ve been up to from our final sing-along at the lovely Courtyard Café.

Xmas Dates

10th December – 7pm at the Hare & Hounds

14th December – 5.15pm in the Tipi at the Christmas Market next to the Abbey

23rd December – Noon at the Courtyard Café

Welcome to Ver Players!


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Hare & Hounds Jan 2016
Ver Players is open to all ukulele players, from beginners to expert!

Have a look at the events calendar on the right to find out when our next get together is…

We meet 7pm on the Second Sunday every month at The Hare & Hounds in St Albans.

We also have informal practise sessions normally in the back-room at The Courtyard Cafe on Hatfield Road. To join us, take a look at the membership page.

St Albans most famous song

‘She’s not there’ is 50! The song was first played by Rod Argent to the rest of The Zombies on 29th April 1964 at the Market Hall, St Albans. It went on to reach No 12 in the UK singles charts, and became their biggest hit.

Ver Players performing She's not there on the song's 50th birthday!

On Saturday 3rd May 2014, we marked this anniversary by playing the song, on around 20 ukuleles at the Courtyard Café on Hatfield Road, just a stones throw from The Blacksmith’s Arms where the The Zombies first met.