Blues Rags and Jazzy Tunes-We're in the midst of a ukulele renaissance and this...(+)
Blues Rags and Jazzy Tunes-We're in the midst of a ukulele renaissance and this wonderful little instrument's role has been expanding to include a wide variety of musical genres. In the hands of the amazing Del Rey it becomes a veritable blues and ragtime music machine! This informative and entertaining DVD will teach you a myriad of fingerpicking and chording techniques. Del takes a guitar player's approach to the instrument using her three fingers to get a syncopated melody and harmony lines against a steady thumb beat. She teaches you how to play cool riffs turnarounds blues songs and up-beat dance tunes. Tuning her uke to open C (G-C-E-A) she starts off with bluesscales and right hand exercises to coordinate your picking and fretting hands. Then it's right into five fabulous pieces in a variety of keys: Goin' Up the Country; Run and Tell Your Daddy Lord; Keep it Clean; Dance Hall Shuffle and Brown's Blues.
Ukulele Play-Along Volume 19-This volume of the Ukulele Play-Along series featur...(+)
Ukulele Play-Along Volume 19-This volume of the Ukulele Play-Along series features 8 traditional Blues tunes each expertly arranged for Ukulele in standard notation.The Ukulele Play-Along series will help you play your favorite songs quickly and easily with incredible backing tracks to help you sound like a bona fide pro! Just follow the written music listen to the CD to hear how the ukulele should sound and then play along with the separate backing tracks. The melody and lyrics are included in the book in case you want to sing or to simply help you follow along. The CD is playable on any CD player and also enhanced so Mac & PC users canadjust the recording to any tempo without changing the pitch! Each Ukulele Play-Along pack features eight cream-of-the-crop quintessential songs.Songs include: Dust My Broom • Every Day I Have the Blues • How Long How Long Blues • It Hurts Me Too • and more!
Twenty-two old favourites from this legend of British music including Chinese L...(+)
Twenty-two old favourites from this legend of British music including Chinese Laundry Blues Leaning On A Lamp Post and of course the inimitable When I'm Cleaning Windows. All songs are arranged for Pianowith lyrics and both chord symbols and Ukulele chord boxes.
Blues Ukulele is a collection of 16 blues standards arranged for the ukulele by ...(+)
Blues Ukulele is a collection of 16 blues standards arranged for the ukulele by Fred Sokolow. Each song comes with two arrangements: The first one gives you lyrics melody and uke chord grids to strum while singing. The second is a uke chord/melody tab arrangement so you can play the song's melody and chords simultaneously with a lot of blues licks thrown in. Includes a CD with arrangements of each song played and sung by Fred Sokolow.
29 essential early blues selections for Ukulele made popular by Bessie Smith Lo...(+)
29 essential early blues selections for Ukulele made popular by Bessie Smith Louis Armstrong W.C. Handy Jelly Roll Morton Woody Guthrie Leadbelly and other legendary singers bands and instrumentalists past and present. Includes: 'St. Louis Blues' 'Memphis Blues' 'Jazz Me Blues' 'Yellow Dog Blues' 'Aunt Hagar's Blues' 'Worried Man Blues' 'Farewell Garden Blues' and more. Includes access to audio tracks online for download or streaming.
With Authentic Licks Chords Techniques and Concepts-The Hal Leonard Blues Ukul...(+)
With Authentic Licks Chords Techniques and Concepts-The Hal Leonard Blues Ukulele Method is your complete guide to learning blues Ukulele. This book teaches you the basics of blues rhythm and lead Ukulele using authentic techniques and concepts. The accompanying online audio includes demo tracks for every example in the book.Topics covered include: chord comping boogie rhythms pentatonic and blues scales string bending classic blues licks riffs double stops intros turnarounds blues solos fingerstyle blues ukulele slide blues blues ukulele history and more!