DVD - Fred Sokolow: Complete Intermediate Ukulele Guide
The ukulele has never been more popular, and Fred Sokolow with the relaxed and friendly style of teaching makes learning easy. Volume One of this three-part series starts right from the beginning by showing how to hold the instrument.
You will know more first-position chords and throughout the keyboard. It will show you some fingerpicking accompaniment patterns, a couple of major scales, and how to play a 12-bar blues, in any key. You'll also learn how to choose melodies and play some gorgeous chord/melody solos. They include tracks such as Tumbling Tumbleweeds, Tennessee Waltz, Route 66, Not Fade Away, A Pretty Girl Is Like A Melody, See See Rider and altro.
Fred slows down all the songs and breaks them up so that they are easy to learn. You can also enjoy stories about tradition, songs and musicians. All songs are written in parts and tablatures with chord grids.
Whether you're a beginner or a ukulelist who wants more repertoire and technique, there's a lot here for you. It's a great way to start this wonderful tool, and a great way to broaden your horizons uke!