Ukelele - Beginner
Everything you need to know to start playing now!. Method/Instruction; Ukulele Method or Supplement. Teach Yourself Series. Learn To Play and Folk. Instructional book. With lyrics, chord names, instructional text, instructional photos, ukelele chord chart and introductory text. 64 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.14135).
Item Number: AP.14135
ISBN 0739018663. 9x12 inches.
This book teaches you how to play the ukulele with an easy-to-follow approach that will have you playing instantly. Different strumming techniques help you play in any style including folk, blues and country. Great songs like This Land is Your Land, When the Saints Go Marching In, St. Louis Blues and many more are included with lyrics. There is a special section on playing by ear so you can figure out your own favorite songs. There is also a handy chart showing you how to transpose a song to the key of your choice. Upon completion of the book, you will be able to play your favorite songs on the ukulele in any key and know how to read music.
About Teach Yourself Series
Be your own teacher, and let Alfred's Teach Yourself series guide you every step of the way. Beginners of all ages can start their journey to a lifetime of musical enjoyment. Each method begins with basic fundamentals, such as hand position, holding the instrument, and getting acquainted with standard musical notation. Then move along to playing well-known songs -- all as you continue to increase your ever-growing ability to read music and understand your instrument. You will learn to play in an array of musical styles, including pop, blues, folk, and more. Alfred's Teach Yourself series opens up a brand-new world of musical knowledge and gives you everything you need to know to start playing now!