Baritone Ukulele From Scratch

Baritone Ukulele From Scratch

Baritone Ukulele From Scratch

by Bruce Emery


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sku: 578-14

Brand: Skeptical Guitarist

One of our favorite teachers branches out to baritone ukulele. What at treat this book is! Funny, thorough, and easy to comprehend. Everything you need to know to get up and playing, and then some! Tuning, strumming, chords, fifths, fingerpicking (including Travis-style), "just enough music theory," with lots of songs. Spiralbound, 100 pp.



Introduction and A Look Ahead
The Baritone Uke and Me
Here We Go
Tuning the Bari-Uke
Holding and Strumming a G chord
Adding the C and D7 chords

The G Chord Family

Major, Minor and Seventh chords
Songs in the Key of G
Beyond the 1 - 4 - 5 chords
The C Chord Family
Songs in the Key of C
The D Chord Family
Songs in the Key of D
Patriotic Interlude (3 keys) 
The A Chord Family
Songs in the Key of A 
The E Chord Family 
Songs in the Key of E 
Quiz Time for the Chord Families 
Our 5 Chord Families - Summary 
The F Chord Family
Songs in the Key of F
Full Arrangements in G and C
You Are My Sunshine
Amazing Grace
Sloop John B.
Morning Has Broken
Five Foot Two

Circle of Fifths
1st Phenomenon
2nd Phenomenon
3rd Phenomenon
Yuletide Backcycling in G and C


Arpeggios in 4/4 
Arpeggios in 3/4 
Travis Picking 

Scary Theory Part of the Book
C Major Scale 
C Chord Family Up the Neck 
The Five C-A-G-E-D Chord Forms 
Big Uke/Small Uke: What's the Dif?
G Chord Family Up the Neck
D Chord Family Up the Neck 
Our Three Overlapping Keys
A and E Chord Families Up the Neck
Minor Chords Around the Neck

Our Songs All Over the Neck
Amazing Grace (Key of C)
Amazing Grace (Key of D)
Amazing Grace (Key of G) 
Morning Has Broken (Key of C)
Auld Lang Syne (Key of D)
Jingle Bells (Key of C) 
You Are My Sunshine (Key of D) 
Ain't She Sweet (Key of C) 
Five Foot Two (Key of C)

Beyond the Major and Minor Chords
G Chord Qualities 
C Chord Qualities 
D Chord Qualities 
A and E Chord Qualities
Diminished Chords/F Chords 
Rhythm Changes in C, G and D 
America the Beautiful in Three Keys 
Minor Keys 
Examples in Am, Em and Dm

Intro to Single String Playing 
Pentatonic Minor Scale 
Twelve-Bar Blues

Additional Information

Additional Information

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