DescriptionNever be at a loss for a chord again!Contains 240 of the most useful chord shapes for the Ukulele. Each chord is shown as an easy-to-read, full colour illustration with numbered dots to show you exactly where to place your fingers.Close-up full-colour photos and tablature showing the strings, frets, and scale degrees make this the ultimate Ukulele chord reference book.
DescriptionLearning to play the Ukulele is a great experience, but getting started can be a challenge! Here at last is a book that helps you familiarise yourself with the instrument and then gets you playing - fast! Full-colour pictures, clear diagrams and really practical advice combine to make Start-Up Ukulele do exactly what it says on the cover. You´ll start off on the right track and that makes everything else come more easily. Contents include: Parts of the Ukulele How to hold the Ukulele Tuning Playing chords Reading tablature Strumming patterns Strumming techniques Finger picking Barre chords A selection of timeless folk songs for you to play A handy chord reference guide
DescriptionDutch Edition of AM1002529. Never be at a loss for a chord again! Contains 240 of the most useful chord shapes for the Ukulele. Each chord is shown as an easy-to-read, full colour illustration with numbered dots to show you exactly where to place your fingers. Close-up full-colour photos and tablature showing the strings, frets, and scale degrees make this the ultimate Ukulele chord reference book.
DescriptionPlay Ukulele Today! Level 1 Play Ukulele Today! is the ultimate self-teaching method designed to offer quality instruction, superb songs, and a professional-quality CD with 61 full-demo tracks.
Learn notes, chords, songs, and playing techniques from the master of modern ukulele! In this unique book with online video, Jake Shimabukuro will get you started on playing the ukulele. The book includes full transcriptions of every example, the video features Jake teaching you everything you need to know plus video of Jake playing all the examples. In addition, the video includes performances of Jake playing some of his most popular arrangements such as ´´While My Guitar Gently Weeps” and ´´Ukulele Five-Oh,” among others. The video is accessed online using the unique code inside each book and can be streamed or downloaded.
DescriptionStep-by-step pages take you through the essential intermediate Ukulele techniques.Absolute Beginners Ukulele Book 2 has been designed to tell you everything you need to know to add style and colour to your playing. In one great book you get:A look and learn course that uses clear pictures instead of long explanations.Practical advice and tips covering everything you need to know to progress as a Ukulele player.CD audio tracks to show you how things sound.Full length accompaniment tracks for you to play along with.An ´owners manual´ approach to your Ukulele that makes learning easier than ever before!
DescriptionThe number one method for young ukulele players. Starting Ukulele has been created with young players in mind. All tunes have fantastic professionally recorded CD backing tracks. As you gradually become familiar with different techniques, you’ll progress from strumming simple chords to performing proper tunes. The book includes full-colour photographs and diagrams to make learning fast and fun. Written by Steven Sproat who is a ukulele player with considerable experience. He has broadcast on many radio stations including BBC Radio 2 and BBC Scotland. Steven has played at prestigious venues such as Ronnie Scott’s in London, the Cheltenham Festival and the New York Ukulele Festival and is also a teacher – his most famous pupil being comedian Harry Hill!
DescriptionFollowing on from Steven Sproat´s best-selling Starting Ukulele this brand new book builds on the basics with introductions to several new techniques. Mastering new strumming patterns, alternative chord shapes and fingerpicking will add colour and flair to your basic playing skills! Steven has also assembled a unique selection of songs to help you practise and show off your new skills. Starting Ukulele: The Next Step is the book to take you beyond the basics and on to full enjoyment of your ukulele! Complete with audio CD!
DescriptionBased on his top-selling Uke´n Play series, Mike Jackson has now put together an even easier edition - a collection of well-known songs using just two chords per song.This is a book for the beginner (any age) or for those who play a little and need some extra easy songs to practice what they know. Basic information is given and relevance of the Ukulele to the Guitar is included - to show the connection for those who already play Guitar.The CD has recordings of all the songs - with lead vocals, ukulele and full band accompaniment. Playing along helps keep the beat and gives confidence to the player as technique is being refined.With this simple ´Instant Play Method´ you will be able to play every song in the book in no time!SonglistAloutteBlow The Man DownClementineDown By The Billabong (Station)Down In The ValleyGo Tell Aunt RhodyHail! Hail! The Gang´s All HereHe´s Got The Whole World In His HandsI´s The B´y That Builds The BoatIt Ain´t Gonna Rain No MoreJoshua Fought The Battle Of JerichoLife Is But A Melancholy FlowerLi´l Liza JaneLondon Bridge Is Falling DownMary Had A Little LambMichael FinniganMiss Mary MacOh Dear, What Can The Matter Be?Polly Wolly DoodleRock My SoulSkip To My Lou, My DarlingSur Le Pont D´avignonThe Ballad Of Eensy WeensyThe Farmer´s In The DellThree Blind Mice
DescriptionThe complete Absolute Beginners method - all in one book!Absolute Beginners has been designed to tell you everything you need to know from the very first time you play your ukulele. Step-by-step pictures take you from first day exercises to playing along with a backing track.In this book you get:a look-and-learn course that uses clear pictures instead of long explanations; practical advice and tips covering everything you need to know to get you playing fast;CD audio tracks show you how things should sound, plus full-length accompaniment tracks to play along with.Simply everything you need is included in this owner´s manual approach to your ukulele that makes learning easier than ever before.Written by Steven Sproat who is a Ukulele player with considerable experience. He has broadcast on many radio stations including BBC Radio 2 and BBC Scotland. Steven has played at prestigious venues such as Ronnie Scott´s in London, the Cheltenham Festival and the New York Ukulele Festival and is also a teacher – his most famous pupil being comedian Harry Hill!For Ukeleles in standard GCEA tuning.