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Ukulele players strum their way to spotlight

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 29, 2021 7:44 AM CT | Published: October 29, 2021 4:00 AM CT

Two artists from Memphis, Poyee Yancy and Ping Rose, are being spotlighted by instrument maker Lanikai, as part of the company’s musician showcase. 


Lanikai Ping Rose Poyee Yancy Subscriber Only Ukelele Derek Frank Guitar Center

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Julia Baker

Julia Baker

Julia Baker covers criminal justice for The Daily Memphian. A lifelong Memphian, Julia graduated from the University of Memphis in 2021. Other publications and organizations she has written for include Chalkbeat, Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent magazine and Memphis magazine.


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