Anyone can learn to play the ukulele, and play it well. No previous knowledge of music is necessary. Strum and pick both harmonies and melodies. First Lessons Ukulele provides a simple approach for learning how to play the ukulele without reading music. From the most basic necessities, such as holding the uke properly and forming simple chords, up to more advanced techniques, which include transposing, using second and third position chords, and picking and strumming melody solos. Companion CD included.
• No previous music knowledge necessary. • Strum and pick both harmonies and melodies. • Takes you from basic skills such as forming simple chords, to advanced techniques, such as transposing and soloing. • Companion CD included.
01. Introduction 02. The Basics 03. Parts and Pieces 04. Holding the Uke 05. Tuning the Ukulele 06. Chords and Music 07. Strumming 08. Picking 09. Harmonies and Melodies 10. Keys 11. Position 12. Songs 13. Charts AMAZING GRACE BEAUTIFUL BROWN EYES CAMPTOWN RACES CRAWDAD SONG DO LORD MARY HAD A LITTLE LAMB MY WILD IRISH ROSE ROW ROW ROW YOUR BOAT STARS AND STRIPES FOREVER SWANEE RIVER THREE BLIND MICE TWINKLE TWINKLE LITTLE STAR WHEN THE SAINTS GO MARCHING IN