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Beginner Strumming Pattern 3

Beginner Strumming Pattern 3

In this lesson we are going to cover another very basic beginner strumming pattern designed to help those struggling with rhythm and strumming.
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Cold Cold Cold by Cage The Elephant

Cold Cold Cold by Cage The Elephant

This song requires knowing Gm, F, Bb barre chord, and D. We will cover the chords for all the parts plus the strumming pattern.

Song Difficulty: 3

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Beginner Strumming Pattern 4

Beginner Strumming Pattern 4

In this lesson we are going to cover another very basic beginner strumming pattern designed to help those struggling with rhythm and strumming.
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Sign Of The Times by Harry Styles

Sign Of The Times by Harry Styles

In this lesson we will learn this Harry Styles tune using just 4 chords.

Song Difficulty: 2

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We Dont Believe Whats on TV by Twenty One Pilots

We Dont Believe Whats on TV by Twenty One Pilots

Lot of chords and a more difficult strumming pattern in this one. Other than that a pretty straight ahead tune.

Song Difficulty: 4

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Beginner Strumming Pattern 2

Beginner Strumming Pattern 2

In this lesson we are going to cover another very basic beginner strumming pattern designed to help those struggling with rhythm and strumming.
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Knockin On Heavens Door by Bob Dylan

Knockin On Heavens Door by Bob Dylan

Simple uke tune using just 4 chords. G, D, Am, and C. Applies the same chord progression throughout the entire tune

Song Difficulty: 2

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Hound Dog by Elvis

Hound Dog by Elvis

Easy 3 chord bluesy rock n roll tune. C, F7, and G

Song Difficulty: 3

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Beginner Strumming Pattern 1

Beginner Strumming Pattern 1

In this lesson we are going to cover a very basic beginner strumming pattern designed to help those struggling with rhythm and strumming.
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24 Frames by Jason Isbell

24 Frames by Jason Isbell

24 Frames is a simple song with a simple chord structure. Easy to play on ukulele in the key of G.

Song Difficulty: 2

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Feel It Still by Portugal The Man

Feel It Still by Portugal The Man

Feel It Still requires knowing some barre chords. In the intro and versus we play a simulated bass line single note pattern. The strumming pattern is relatively simple

Song Difficulty: 3

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Cups by Anna Kendrick (from Pitch Perfect)

Cups by Anna Kendrick (from Pitch Perfect)

Learn this easy 4 chord tune from the movie Pitch Perfect. It requires knowing just a few easy beginner chords. C, F, G, and Am

Song Difficulty: 2

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Mr. BoJangles by Jerry Jeff Walker

Mr. BoJangles by Jerry Jeff Walker

Try this classic acoustic folk song adapted for ukulele.

Song Difficulty: 4

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Knights in White Satin by Moody Blues

Knights in White Satin by Moody Blues

Knights in White Satin is written in 6/8 time signature and requires relatively simple chord knowledge and strumming capabilities.

Song Difficulty: 3

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Happier by Ed Sheeran

Happier by Ed Sheeran

Just 3 chords needed for this one! Am, F, and C, all beginner chords. I will be showing you 2 ways to play this song. One way that best emulates the original guitar part and one way for beginners to strum along.

Song Difficulty: 4

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Beginner Strumming Pattern #5

Beginner Strumming Pattern #5

In this lesson we are going to cover another very basic beginner strumming pattern designed to help those struggling with rhythm and strumming. For the last segment in this series we will be studying a pattern with a dotted quarter note rhythm.
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Malibu by Miley Cyrus

Malibu by Miley Cyrus

In this lesson we will learn Malibu by Miley Cyrus. We will be using a fingerstyle method for much of the song. We have transposed this for ukulele from a live acoustic version of the song. To play the song in the original key it will require a capo at the first fret and knowing G, Em, Bm, Am and C.

Song Difficulty: 4

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Hello Dolly by Louis Armstrong

Hello Dolly by Louis Armstrong

Learn the old ragtime tune Hello Dolly by Louis Armstrong. There are a lot of chords in this tune. The song lends itself well to the ukulele.

Song Difficulty: 5

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Friends in Low Places by Garth Brooks

Friends in Low Places by Garth Brooks

Learn the adapted ukulele version of this Garth Brooks classic.

Song Difficulty: 4

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Say You Wont Let Go by James Arthur

Say You Wont Let Go by James Arthur

In this lesson we will adapt the song to ukulele by playing the 4 chords in a strumming pattern. You will need to know and be able to play some barre chords to play it in the same key as the original recording. The chords used are Bb, F, Gm, and D#/Eb.

Song Difficulty: 4

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Yesterday by The Beatles (Chord Melody Style)

Yesterday by The Beatles (Chord Melody Style)

In this lesson we will be learning Yesterday in chord melody style. Chord melody style is accomplished when both the melody and chords are played at the same time.

Song Difficulty: 6

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