Uke Rhythms: Picking and Strumming Patterns

by Andrew Driscoll
sku: 02-30080M
Book with online audio. Gives you the tools necessary to create powerful and compelling grooves on the ukulele. Rhythmic strumming techniques are presented in simple and easy to understand steps. The techniques are then combined in musical examples, including rock, Hawaiian, blues, Celtic and contemporary styles. Standard notation and tablature, with strumming diagrams. Intermediate. 36 pp.   More Details...


  • Introduction
  • Before You Begin
  • Ukulele Tuning
  • Strumming Techniques
  • Down Stroke
  • Down Up Stroke
  • The Air Stroke
  • Left Hand Muting
  • Chord Muting
  • Right Hand Mute
  • The Snap
  • Fingerpicking
  • Accents
  • Which Way is Up
  • Air Time
  • Chunky
  • Shorty’s Blues
  • Hawaiian Groove
  • Uke Funk
  • Celtic Uke
  • Island Slap
  • Snap Attack
  • Finger Walk
  • Appendix
  • Chord Summary
  • Uke Finger Chart