Playing ukulele has never been so easy: Let's Play Ukulele is ukulele school and songbook in one. It contains 40 pop and rock songs, which every beginner without any previous knowledge can learn quickly. The songs are sorted by difficulty and adapt to your skills. Short learning units between the songs expand your knowledge and explain the most important techniques of playing the ukulele.
Beginners learn the most important basic techniques in only 7 steps and 10 introductory songs. These are shown and played in detail in many videos, which you can easily play by QR code via smartphone or tablet. Furthermore, all exercises are also available via QR code. Advanced students can use the book as a songbook and learn special techniques such as fingerpicking, slap, flamenco roll, palm mute and much more.
The two included CDs contain all exercises and songs and were produced especially for this book with ukulele accompaniment and singing. So you can immediately practice and play along. Most songs you learn in the original key. Let's Play Ukulele is ideal for self-study, lessons or as a songbook.
Besides "Over The Rainbow" by Israel Kamakawiwo'ole, the ukulele classic par excellence, and pop songs like "I'm Yours" by Jason Mraz, you'll find great rock classics by the Rolling Stones, the Beatles, Johnny Cash and many more. Songs like "Born To Be Wild" or "Summer Of 69" prove that you can also play real rock riffs on the ukulele. So you don't only learn to play the ukulele, but from the very beginning you have a great and varied repertoire, which is a lot of fun to play and listen to. That's what the ukulele is all about!