Do-It-Yourself Ukulele - The Best Step-by-Step Guide to Start Playing

Do-It-Yourself Ukulele

The Best Step-by-Step Guide to Start Playing

for Soprano, Concert, or Tenor Ukulele

Publisher: Hal Leonard
Author: Terry Carter

No more excuses! You've always wanted to play the ukulele and now you can get started on your own terms with this incredibly helpful book with audio and video lessons from the most-trusted name in music education. Hal Leonard's Do-It-Yourself Ukulele uses well-known pop, rock, blues, traditional, and Hawaiian tunes in its step-by-step instructions on what you need to know to get started and sounding like a pro in no time. It includes audio demonstration tracks and a full video course -- with nearly seven hours of instructional videos -- by popular YouTube ukulele teacher and author Terry Carter for a comprehensive learning experience.

Written for adults or motivated older kids, you'll learn: ukulele fundamentals; how to read music and tablature; playing chords of all types; essential strum patterns; notes on the fretboard; single-note melodies; using scales; fingerpicking; technique building; essential ukulele songs; blues-style playing; using a capo; and more! Includes 102 video tutorials and 87 audio tracks for demonstration and play-along!

Audio and video files are accessed online using the unique code inside the book for download or streaming. The audio files include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right.

Excerpts from over 30 songs help to demonstrate the lessons, including: Aloha Oe • Brown Eyed Girl • Can't Help Falling in Love • Hallelujah • Hey, Soul Sister • (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction • I'm Yours • La Bamba • Lava • Lean on Me • Let It Be • Over the Rainbow • Seven Nation Army • Smoke on the Water • Stand by Me • Three Little Birds • Yellow Submarine • and more!


  • Aloha Oe
  • Amazing Grace
  • Aura Lee
  • Brown Eyed Girl
  • Can't Help Falling In Love
  • Hallelujah
  • Hey, Soul Sister
  • Hound Dog
  • The House Of The Rising Sun
  • (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction
  • I'm Yours
  • La Bamba
  • Lava
  • Lean On Me
  • Learning To Fly
  • Let It Be
  • Lullaby
  • Ode To Joy
  • Oh, Pretty Woman
  • Old Town Road (I Got The Horses In The Back)
  • Over The Rainbow
  • Perfect
  • Riptide
  • Seven Nation Army
  • (Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay
  • Smoke On The Water
  • Stand By Me
  • Three Little Birds
  • The Thrill Is Gone
  • Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star
  • Twist And Shout
  • The Wheels On The Bus
  • Yellow Submarine

Inventory # HL00359771
ISBN: 9781705122174
UPC: 840126946260
Series: Do It Yourself

Format: Softcover Media Online - TAB
Width: 9.0"
Length: 12.0"
120 pages

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