It´s Time to Learn the Ukulele the Right Way! This book is perfect for beginners. You will learn everything that you have to and would like to learn about the ukulele with the help of this book. We will start with the basic information about the ukulele - where it originated and what its parts are. We will progress into learning the different techniques and tips that will help you master the art of playing the ukulele and guarantee you the ability to play the ukulele effortlessly and beautifully. When you finish listening to this book, you will know how to strum the instrument properly and how to play it well. You will also learn how to choose the right ukulele as well as how to tune it so that it can emit the perfect beautiful sound. You will also learn the basic chords used in playing the ukulele so that you can play any song that you want to play and hear. Why should you buy this book? I will help you to pick the best ukulele for you You will be able to play all basic chords You will be able to teach ukulele to your child or relative You will know where to find tabs for all popular songs You´ll be able to play a good amount of songs What will you learn in this book? Basic chords How to choose the right instrument How to strum properly The mentality of a ukulele player A few songs And many other facts and techniques 1. Language: English. Narrator: Bill Georato. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/054594/bk_acx0_054594_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Start Your Musical Journey to Mastering the Ukulele Learn everything you need to know about the ukulele and the basics on how to play it so that you can become a pro in playing this fun and jovial instrument. This audiobook is for people of all ages, races, and places who want to learn how to play the ukulele in a few simple and easy steps. This will surely be a joyful book to listen to for those of you who think that it´s not yet too late to learn a new instrument or to start playing one. The ukulele is a great companion, and learning how to play it is as fun as the beats and melodies that this instrument makes. You will learn everything that you have to and would like to learn about the ukulele with the help of this book. We will start with the basic information about the ukulele - what it is, where it originated, and what are its parts. And then, we will progress into learning the different techniques and tips that will help you master the art of playing the ukulele and guarantee you the ability to play the ukulele effortlessly and beautifully. By the time you finish listening to this book, you will know how to strum the instrument properly and basically know how to play it well. You will also be taught how to choose the right ukulele as well as how to tune it, so that it can emit the perfect beautiful sound. And lastly, you will also learn the basic chords used in playing the ukulele, so that you can play any song that you want to play and hear. Why you must have this book: In this book, you will learn how to scrutinize and choose the perfect ukulele that will become your companion in your musical journey to ukulele success. This book will teach you the steps on how to properly tune your ukulele. In this book you will learn how to strum the strings of the ukulele. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Wayne Chin. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/034432/bk_acx0_034432_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
It all starts with a young girl playing her ukulele in a dingy folk club. There is something different about the song she sings - a song called ´Life Is Beautiful´. It breaks hearts. It makes money. It might even change the world. But no story of beauty and success in our cruel modern world can be entirely innocent. Can it? Young Girl With a Ukulele is a dark and clever story of music and fame - and the sinister forces which can lie behind them. Terence Blacker is a professional author, columnist and songwriter whose books have been widely praised. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Lucy Scott. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/022235/bk_adbl_022235_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
From USA Today best-selling author Leslie Langtry comes the killer start to a brand-new multiauthor series....Nani Johnson thought she had it made when she moved from Kansas to the resort town of Aloha Lagoon, Kauai. In spite of her certifiably crazy mom, Nani is determined that nothing will stop her from becoming a ukulele virtuoso! Unfortunately her Julliard training doesn´t help her break into the local music scene due to some heavy competition from the Terrible Trio - three hostile local musicians. The only work she finds is a few bar mitzvahs and gigs at the kitschy Blue Hawaii Wedding Chapel. But when one of Nani´s competitors drops dead right after a public feud, Nani becomes the police´s main suspect. A missing murder weapon, mysterious threats, and a heck of a frame-up job all have Nani worrying she´ll be trading in her flowery muumuus for prison orange. Enter hunky local botanist Nick Woodfield, who just might be able to help her clear her name...that is if he doesn´t have secrets of his own. With the bodies stacking up, the danger closing in, and the authorities circling, Nani must track down a killer...before she ends up the latest victim of the Ukulele Murderer! The Aloha Lagoon Mysteries: Ukulele Murder (book #1) Murder on the Aloha Express (book #2) Deadly Wipeout (book #3) Photo Finished (book #4) Deadly Bubbles in the Wine (book #5) Mele Kalikimaka Murder (book #6) Death of the Big Kahuna (book #7)About Aloha Lagoon:There´s trouble in paradise....Welcome to Aloha Lagoon, one of Hawaii´s hidden treasures. A little bit of tropical paradise nestled along the coast of Kauai, this resort town boasts luxurious accommodations, friendly island atmosphere...and only a slightly higher than normal murder rate. While mysterious circumstances may be the norm on our corner of the island, we´re certain that o 1. Language: English. Narrator: Susan Marlowe. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/123202/bk_acx0_123202_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In the midst of Occupy, Barbara Andersen begins spamming people indiscriminately with ukulele covers of sentimental songs. A series of inappropriate intimacies ensues, including an erotically charged correspondence and then collaboration with an extraordinarily gifted and troubled musician living in Germany. Barbara Browning teaches in the Department of Performance Studies at the Tisch School of the Arts, NYU. She received her PhD in Comparative Literature from Yale University. She is the author of the novels The Correspondence Artist (winner of a Lambda Literary Award) and I´m Trying to Reach You (short-listed for The Believer Book Award). She also makes dances, poems, and ukulele cover tunes. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Barbara Browning. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/087538/bk_acx0_087538_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
So you want to learn to play the ukulele? Want to master it fast without spending hours learning boring musical theory?Well, you´ve come to the right place! Thanks to a series of tips, tricks, and hacks you can confidently learn to play ukulele in only one day!You can even play a song in just 4 hours!Whether you played before or you´re an absolute beginner. Using this book, you’ll feel confident playing all over the fretboard in just a day!You will get all the lessons you need to master this cute instrument in no time!Ukulele for Beginners contains:The only four chords you need to know to play basic songs (if you just learned these three, you can play thousands of songs!)A super simple way to tune your ukulele by ear (even a complete novice can do this)Play one super famous song just one hour after you started studying its chords! A bunch of easy to play songs that would make your family think you are a rock star!Handy pro tips for strumming, chord changes, and building up your playing speedEven if you have zero musical experience, or you think that you just can’t play an instrument - this book is designed to prove you wrongOr, if you know someone who’s going to receive a ukulele as a holiday gift - this is a perfect companion audiobook to get them up to speed quickly!So if you´ve been dreaming about starting to play this instrument for a long time, and feel that it´s too late...this is the sign you´ve been waiting for! Get this audiobook now! 1. Language: English. Narrator: Lithenton. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/126800/bk_acx0_126800_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A member of a local ukulele group is found dead in Steeple Martin´s churchyard. Libby´s first reaction is relief that the victim isn´t anyone she knows. She and the usual suspects have other things to occupy them, as they are gearing up for a Christmas concert and pantomime in the Oast Theatre, but when Libby´s cousin gets romantically involved with a man in whom the police are taking an interest, she can´t help asking a few questions - and getting into trouble.... 1. Language: English. Narrator: Patience Tomlinson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/isis/003888/bk_isis_003888_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT ´´The Party and the People´´, by Evan Osnos: The crisis in Hong Kong.THE TALK OF THE TOWN ´´Second Act´´, by Reeves Wiedeman: A former secret service agent’s new role. ´´Ukulele Days´´, by Tad Friend: An actor’s ukulele kept him sane during a difficult film-shoot. THE FINANCIAL PAGE ´´Climate Trades´´, by James Surowiecki: How wealthy countries can help reduce pollution coming from the developing-world.LETTER FROM CAIRO ´´Tales of the Trash´´, by Peter Hessler: A neighborhood garbageman explains modern Egypt.ANNALS OF IMMIGRATION ´´The Kitchen Network´´, by Lauren Hilgers: America’s underground Chinese restaurant workers.THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Dangerous Words´´, by David Denby: Reviews of Men, Women & Children and Kill the Messenger. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/141008/pe_nyer_141008_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Have you got an itch to start your own business, go to the North Pole, retrain, lose weight, get promoted, learn to play the ukulele? Or do you just have a nagging sense that there must be more to life? If there is something you really want to do, but secretly fear you’ll never do it, then you need this. This is your kick in the pants. To make your thing happen, you have to climb into the ring. You have to face your fears and move from talking to doing. Of course, it’s right and natural to have fears, but understanding them will keep you on top. And then you’ll find that starting can instantly make things change. So say farewell to the status quo. And that’s the trick, you see. Simply start somewhere. Anywhere. But do it now. For those working for others or for themselves, for those in love or out of love, for those who are artistic or scientific, the busy and the clock-watchers… but mostly for those with ambition: This is what you need to start. Waiting is futile. Starting is progress. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Imogen Church. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/adbl/013407/bk_adbl_013407_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.