DescriptionIn this DVD Steven Sproat teaches you everything you need to know about playing the ukulele. From the very basics through to advanced techniques, it’s the complete package.Steven Sproat is an accomplished guitarist and singer-songwriter, but is probably best known as one of the UK’s leading exponents of the ukulele. Steven’s 35-year playing career has seen him perform at Edinburgh Festival, Cheltenham Jazz Festival, Ronnie Scott’s in London and around the world from Dublin to New York, with musicians such as Jools Holland and the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain. His music has been featured numerous times on BBC TV, ITV and BBC Radio.The author of several best-selling Music Sales ukulele tutor books, he has taught the ukulele to such celebrity pupils as Harry Hill, Nicky Campbell, Frank Skinner and Sir Tom Courtney.
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!
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.