Learn the basics of ‘ukulele fingerpicking by playing beautiful arrangements of Hawaiian music. Written for Low G tuning.
Pekelo’s Hawaiian ‘Ukulele Method can teach even a person with no previous musical training how to progress beyond simple strumming to enjoy playing the ’Ukulele as a solo instrument. This method introduces the student to fundamentals of music on the ‘ukulele on two levels:
Technique: Coordination of the fingers by graduated exercises.
Musicianship: Learning the language of music, understanding a music score, reading rhythm notation and standard tabulature notation.
Hawaiian Music: an introduction to some traditional hawaiian melodies, and background about the composers behind the songs. This step-by-step approach, illustrated with diagrams, photographs, and a repertoire of over 40 exercises and ’ukulele arrangements of Hawaiian melodies offers thorough instruction in every phase of ‘ukulele fingerpicking.