Music (CDs) for sale
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The Beatles for Fingerstyle Ukulele
These 25 tracks match the arrangements in the book of the same name, but they make a great listening CD as well! Solo uke, no big production! And I Love Her, Penny Lane, If I Fell, Lucy In the Sky, Here Comes the Sun, Strawberry Fields, Hey Jude, Something, Yesterday, While My Guitar Gently Weeps, Help From My Friends, When I'm 64, Can't Buy Me Love, Across the Universe, You've Got to HideYour Love Away, Eight Days a Week, We Can Work It Out, Michelle, Here There & Everywhere, Please Please Me, Hard Day's Night, She Loves You, Norwegian Wood, Lucy In the Sky, I Feel Fine.
- CD or soundfiles$10.00
Sugar In The Gourd
- bass & banjo augment beautiful vocal trios. Featuring Fred's wife Lynn Sokolow on bass & banjo .
Just uke and voice, 12 songs of different genres that illustrate the diverse things a uke can do. From Cliff Edwards to Earl Scruggs to the Rolling Stones to Trio Los Panchos, a great listening CD.
Buy the studio version of Fred's realistic love song, with a jazz trio that includes flugelhorn. Help further the cause of realism in popular music, for only $.99!
- Studio verson of For You - digital downloadlisten$0.99
Goin' South Band - Home in my heart
Mostly original songs (two of them by Fred) that sound like old-time Americana.
Goin' South is a band of Southern California roots musicians who've collectively played every honky-tonk, dusty theater & festival stage from Disney Hall to Lafayette. John Zeretzke, Paul Lacques, Cody Bryant, Rick Shea, Vic Koler, Rick Cunha, and Fred Sokolow comprise the band that’s been called, "Southern California's very own acoustic super-group", and "a Los Angeles Highwaymen if there ever was one."
Fred Sokolow Plays & Sings Fats Waller
Fred sings and plays 21 guitar-driven arrangements of songs that Fats wrote - including many rare, never-heard before gems - with his jazz quartet (guitar, bass, sax or clarinet, and drums). Some solo guitar performances too. Ain't Misbehavin', The Joint Is Jumping, Jitterbug Waltz, Concentratin' On You, Old Yazoo, Honeysuckle Rose, Blue Turning Grey, Up Jumped You, I've Got a Feeling I'm Falling, Black & Blue, etc.
One More River To Cross
16 bluegrass/old-timey songs played & sung by Fred and his son Zac Sokolow, with the great fiddler/singer Brantley Kearns and bassist David Jackson. Guitar, banjo, fiddle, mandolin, Dobro, autoharp & bass. Includes Golden Rocket, Hard Hearted, I'm Blue I'm Lonesome, Six White Horses & more. A very friendly album!
Ragtime Banjo Bluegrass
13 favorite rags played finger-style, many with guitar, Dobro, mandolin & bass accompaniment. Lots of variety & flavors, fun for bluegrass or ragtime fans.
Bluegrass Banjo Inventions
17 tunes, Scruggs & melodic style, from bluegrass to Bach, swing, old-time, with guitar, bass, Dobro, mandolin & fiddle & vocals, several double banjo tunes. Lots of surprises.
Fred Sokolow Jazz Quartet Performance DVD
Fred performs 11 tunes in this 30s-flavored set, mostly little known. He's joined by sax player Mike Rose, Bassist Jeff Faulkner, Drummer Matt Betton and guest stars JUNIOR BROWN, IAN WHITCOMB and LAURENCE JUBER. There are lots of extras, including a lesson from Fred on his chord-soloing style. It's a fun package with terrific sound.
- DVD Videolisten$24.95
Fred Sokolow Jazz Quartet
On his new CD, Fred plays & sings '40-ish jazz standards (some well-known, some rare) with his quartet: sax, bass, drums & his beautiful ES-175 jazz guitar. His unique fingerstyle guitar playing and smoky vocals are featured. You Brought A New Kind Of Love, Moonlight Serenade, No Strings, A Kiss To Build A Dream On & more.
Chanukah at home
A joyful celebration in song, it features some of the West Coast's top children's performers. The combination of traditional Jewish and Yiddish material with many new songs yields an album that is fun and instructional for kids of all ages.