Ukulele Method (For Chord and Melody Playing). Composed by Roy Smeck. For Ukulele (Soprano). Saddle-stitched, Methods. All Styles. Multiple Levels. Book. 48 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.93461).
ISBN 9780871664839. All Styles. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.
A D-tuning method written by one of the greatest uke soloists of all time. This fine beginner's text teaches chords, melody playing, rhythm accompaniment, strumming strokes and techniques, and moveable chord forms. The songs appear as melodies in notation with lyrics and diagrams for both rhythm chords and melody/chord playing. Also included are chord exercises by key, a section on introductions and endings, and a section of chord diagrams in three positions.