Learn everything ukulele – with in-line videos, audio tracks and exclusive iTunes Festival workshop footage!
The ukulele is hot. The season one finale of Glee featured a ukulele. The recent hit song “Hey Soul Sister” by Train includes the dulcet tones of a uke. Not to mention the runaway success of the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain. For anyone wishing to master this fun, surprisingly versatile instrument, Ukulele For Dummies covers all the basics – from chords and strumming patterns to guidance on finger-picking.
Offers instruction in a variety of styles – pop, folk and holiday favourites – even Hawaiian music!Features a buying guide for the novice – with tips on purchasing a ukulele plus other necessary accessoriesThis enhanced edition features 20 in-line videos and 100 audio tracksAlso contains exclusive footage from the ukulele session at the iTunes Festival – featuring Amy Lamé and yellow ukuleles!
With its simple and clear instruction, and inspiration on every page, Ukulele For Dummies will have fans and first-time musicians making beautiful music in no time.
By Alistair Wood