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by Bruce Emery

SKU: 578-15

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What every beginner needs to know to get up and playing as soon as possible, plus, somewhere to go after that! Tuning, strumming, chords, songs, fingerpicking (including Travis-style), Chord-Melody style, 12-bar blues, more! Free audio online. Emery's "Skeptical Guitarist Publications" has produced some of our most popular books. Recommended. Spiralbound, 100 pp.

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Here We Go 
Tuning the Ukulele
The C Chord 
Chord Qualities

C Chord Family: Major Chords 
Songs in the Key of C 
Beyond the 1 - 4 - 5 Chords 
C Chord Family on YouTube 
C Chords Up the Neck 
F Chords Up the Neck 
G and G7 Chords Up the Neck
Songs Up the Neck in C

G Chord Family
Songs in the Key of G 
G Chord Family on YouTube
More Chords Up the Neck
Difference between Keys of C and G
C Major Scale on the Uke 
G and D Major Scales

D Chord Family 
Songs in the Key of D
D Chord Family on YouTube 

A Chord Family 
Songs in the Key of A 
A Chord Family on YouTube 

F Chord Family 
Songs in the Key of F 
F Chord Family on YouTube 

Patriotic Interlude (America)
Quiz Time for the Chord Families 
Our 5 Chord Families
More Playing Up the Neck
You Are My Sunshine 
Amazing Grace 
Sloop John B. 
Morning Has Broken

Circle of Fifths 
The Rhythm Changes 
Yuletide Backcycling in C and G 
Four Chords on YouTube

Arpeggios in 4/4 Time 
Arpeggios in 3/4 Time 
Arpeggios in 6/8 Time 

You Are My Sunshine 
Five Foot Two 
Pinch Pattern 
Dust in the Wind 
Fingerstyle Odds and Ends 

Chord Qualities
Major 7th and Minor 7th 
Ninth and Rhythm Changes 
Sus2 and Sus4 
6th and Diminished 7th 
America in Two Keys
Power-Sus2 Progressions 
Random Chord Progressions 

Chord-Melody Style 
Amazing Grace 
Auld Lang Syne 
Jingle Bells 
Minor Keys 

Intro to 12-Bar Blues 
Key of A 
Playing Blues Lead in A 
Blues in the Keys of E and C 

C-A-G-F-D: 5 Chord Shapes 
Major and 7th Chords Around the Neck 
Minor Chords Around the Neck 
Ukulele Chord Chart 
Aloha hoa'aloha!