Alfred's Teach Yourself to Play Ukulele, C-Tuning Edition

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Teach Yourself to Play Ukulele, Cover
Teach Yourself to Play Ukulele, Cover

Learn to play the ukulele and open up a brand new world of musical knowledge with this exciting method from Alfred. Beginners of all ages can start their journey to a lifetime of musical enjoyment. Beginning with the fundamentals, you will learn about the history of the ukulele, its components, how to hold and tune it, and getting acquainted with standard musical notation. You will then move right along to playing different notes, chords, scales, and songs, lesson by lesson, all while continuing to increase your ever-growing knowledge of reading and understanding standard musical notation and playing a variety of well-known songs. You will learn different strumming techniques to help you play in a variety of musical styles. The book also contains a section teaching you how to play by ear. Upon completion of the book, you will be able to play your favorite songs on the ukulele in any key and know how to read music. 
The book features the following resources for reference during and after your lessons: 
* Transposition chart 
* Dictionary of tablature techniques 
* Ukulele fingerboard chart 
* Complete ukulele chord dictionary 
The accompanying CD includes beautiful recordings of all the music in the book and can be played on your CD player or downloaded to your iPodĀ® or other mp3 player. 
This book teaches entirely in C tuning. The D tuning edition of Alfred's Teach Yourself to Play Ukulele (item 14135) is available from your favorite music retailer and at 
Be your own teacher, and let Alfred Music be your resource every step of the way.
Series: Teach Yourself Series
Author: Morton Manus, Ron Manus
Instrument: Ukulele
Format: Book & CD
Page Count: 64
Item Number: 00-37133
ISBN 10: 0-7390-7753-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-7390-7753-5
UPC: 038081412511
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