Champions of the Ukulele

UKE BOX 1 — Champions of the Ukulele

(original broadcast date: September 19, 2012)

Champions of the ukulele: folks who can’t stop playing, promoting, and extolling the virtues of the ukulele as an instrument of peace, love, and happiness.


  1. Ukulele Anthem by Amanda Palmer (Studio Version)
  2. Corinne Bailey Rae — Put Your Records On, Ukulele Cover by Emily 52 Covers
  3. Bohemian Rhapsody by Jake Shimabukuro
  4. Litte Boxes by Walk Off The Earth
  5. LMFAO – Party Rock Anthem (ukulele cover) by koshergoose7
  6. Mellow Yellow by Lester and Victoria (live)
  7. Oh! Sunken Ship by Swan Phoenix
  8. Traditional fiddle music – Smash the Window by James Hill
  9. Leonard Cohen – I’m Your Man by Lester Alfonso (live)
  10. M-A-U-R-E-E-N (radio edit) by Josh Rikfin
  11. Scene from The Jerk (1979) with Steve Martin and Bernadette Peters
  12. What the World Needs Now by Jim Boggia
  13. Neil Young — Harvest Moon by Lester and Victoria (live)
  14. MIA — Paper Planes (ukulele cover) by ukelscute
  15. Peter Schilling — Major Tom by thegentlesurprise

UKE BOX is the all ukulele radio show on Trent Radio 92.7FM in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada with your host Lester Alfonso. It’s recorded live every Wednesday at 5pm.