Complete Ukulele Set Book & CD/Instrument

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    Catalogue No: 3802404475
    Shop Product Code: 1652032

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    Department: Tutor Methods - Ukulele Tuition

    Publisher: Voggenreiter Verlag

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    The perfect starter set for ukulele! Everything you need to play the uke is included: a high-quality wood ukulele, the Total Ukulele method book with CD, and a pick. The Total Ukulele instructional book makes learning the uke easy and fun! It covers all important subjects for the beginning uke player including rhythm accompaniment, strumming patterns and techniques, fingerpicking techniques and melody playing. The music is presented in notation and tablature and is explained in easy-to-understand terms.

    Total Ukelele also covers the basics of music theory, chord exercises and many chord progressions. The companion CD features numerous exercises and eleven popular tunes to listen to or play along. The method book is written for the standard ukulele tuning in D (older tuning). The pitches of the strings are: A, D, F#, and B.


    Contents and Reviews

    1. The Ukulele
    Tuning the Ukulele
    Holding the Ukulele
    2. Playing to Notes
    Rhythmic Notation
    Pitch Notation
    3. Playing the Melody
    The Left Hand
    The Accidentals
    Sur le Pont d'Avignon
    Hawaiian Dreams
    4. Playing Chords
    Chord Charts
    A major
    D major
    G major
    Aloha Oee
    Banana Boat Song
    F major
    B major
    C major
    German folksong
    E major
    Jamaican Memories
    The Uke You Can Use for Playing the Blues
    5. Duets
    A Toy (Francis Cutting)
    Bourreé from the Lute Suite in E minor (J. S. Bach)
    6. Appendix
    Chord Chart

    Looking Ahead
    Caring for Your Instrument
    Attaching New Strings
    Literature and Web Site Recommendations
    CD Track List