Ukulele for Dummies

Ukulele for Dummies

Book - 2011
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Presents an introduction to playing the ukulele, discussing such topics as chords, strumming, fingerpicking, and different genres and styles, along with advice on selecting and caring for an instrument.
Contents: Exploring the ukulele
Tuning up to sound great
Discovering how to handle your ukulele
Playing your first ukulele chords and songs
Drumming up more strumming patterns
Meeting the chords and their families
Getting to grips with tabs and notation
Discovering fingerpicking patterns
Combining melodies and chords when playing solo
Picking up some soloing techniques
Rocking out with your ukulele
Playing the blues to lift your spirits
Saying 'aloha' to the Hawaiian style
Jazzing up your uke playing
Strumming up the Jawaiian style
Getting classy : classical masterpieces for ukulele
Weighing up your options when buying a ukulele
Splashing out on essentials and accessories
Restringing, maintaining and adjusting your uke
Ten (plus) ukulele players to know
Ten ways to get involved in the ukulele scene
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, England : John Wiley & Sons, c2011
Branch Call Number: 787.89193 W PBK
Characteristics: xviii, 338 p. : ill., music ; 24 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
ISBN: 9780470977996
047097799X

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amcgrann
Jul 24, 2015

Would be nice if the tracks from the CD were somehow available with the ebook (perhaps a link with a code).

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