DiY (Do it Yourself) Ukulele

DiY (Do it Yourself) Ukulele
Learn to Play Anywhere & Anytime

By Ron Manus and L. C. Harnsberger Ukulele Book & Online Audio & Video Item: 00-42547
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With DiY Ukulele, there are no limitations on how, when, or where you learn. This clear and easy-to-follow approach is your blueprint to playing right away. Teach yourself the essentials of the ukulele such as techniques, strum patterns, rhythms, reading TAB, and basic notes and chords. No teacher is necessary since lessons are simple to follow with corresponding video lessons and audio accompaniments. The included media is available to stream or download to give you the ability to watch video lessons, hear examples, and play along anywhere you have a computer or mobile device. No prior musical knowledge is needed. Do it yourself---even if you have never held a ukulele! Make your dreams come true with this perfectly priced book and media package.

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*Video: 55 minutes
*Audio: 44 minutes


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Contents

Title
Selecting Your Ukulele
The Parts of Your Ukulele
How to Hold Your Ukulele
Standing
Sitting
The Right Hand: Strumming the Strings
Strumming with a Pick
Strumming with Your Fingers
Using Your Left Hand
Hand Position
Placing a Finger on a String
How to Tune Your Ukulele
Tuning with the Online Media
Tuning the Ukulele to Itself
Pitch Pipes and Electronic Tuners
Getting Acquainted with Music
The Staff
Measures
Clefs
Reading TAB
Chord Diagrams
The First String A
Playing with A, B, and C
Extra Credit
Sound-Off: How to Count Time
Four Kinds of Notes
Time Signatures
Repeat Signs
1st String Blues
The Second String E
Jammin' on Two Strings
Hot Cross Buns
Blues in C
Rockin' Uke
The Third String C
Jammin' on Three Strings
Largo
Jingle Bells
Beautiful Brown Eyes
Introducing B-Flat
Aura Lee
Three-String Boogie
Tempo Signs
Quarter Rest
Three-Tempo Rockin' Uke
The C7 Chord
The F Chord
Good Night Ladies
Key Signatures
Ties
Down in the Valley
Ode to Joy
The C Chord
Incomplete Measures
A-Tisket, A-Tasket
Eighth Notes
Jammin' with Eighth Notes
Dotted Quarter Notes
Cockles and Mussels
Clementine
The G7 Chord
Aloha 'Oe
When the Saints Go Marching In
Love Somebody
The Streets of Laredo
The Down-and-Up Stroke
The G Chord
The D7 Chord
Calypso Strum
Introducing F-Sharp
Sloop John B

Additional Information

Series: DiY (Do it Yourself)
Author: Ron Manus, L. C. Harnsberger
Instrument: Ukulele
Format: Book & Online Audio & Video
Page Count: 48
Item Number: 00-42547
ISBN 10: 1-4706-1137-6
ISBN 13: 978-1-4706-1137-8
UPC: 038081475660

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