The perfect supplementary book for ukulele students of all ages.Includes 40 favorite folksongs, famous classical melodies, songs fromvarious cultures, and many fun-to-play original songs, appearing inorder of level of difficulty. Each song is presented with the melody in afive-line staff and tablature! Chord names with fingerboard diagrams atevery chord change are included, along with the lyrics.
Titlesinclude: Amazing Grace; Erie Canal; In the Hall of the Mountain King;Mary Ann; Michael, Row the Boat Ashore; Scarborough Fair; The Sloop JohnB.; Ukulele Chopsticks; and many more.
Supplemental material includes:
- Reference material: a list of over 50 easy-to-read Common Ukulele Chords, a chart of the Ukulele Fingerboard, Natural Notes on the Ukulele, and a list of Strumming Patterns.
- Detailed instructions for strumming chords.
- Icons that provide insights to help students make connections to the music: Music Master, Strums, Ukulele Mike Sez. It is as if the authors were present at the lesson.
- An alphabetical song list.
By Philip Groeber