Have you struggled through tedious lessons and boring instruction books in your desire to learn to play the ukulele? If you wish there was a fun and engaging way to motivate you in your uke playing quest, then this is it: All About Ukulele is for you. Whether it's learning to read music, playing in a band, finding the right instrument, or all of the above, this enjoyable guide will help you to finally start playing your favorite songs in many different styles. Plus, learn interesting tid-bits on ukulele gear, care and maintenance, other fretted instruments, and other fun stuff about the uke. This fun-filled, easy-to-use guide includes:
• An introduction to ukulele
• Step-by-step music reading instruction
• Background on various styles of music, including dozens of favorite songs
• Performance tips & tricks
• Famous uke players & essential listening
Excerpts from over 40 songs are included: All Along the Watchtower • China Grove • Dream On • 5 Years Time • Free Fallin' • In My Life • Karma Police • Let It Be • More Than Words • Ode to Joy • Over the Rainbow • Pinball Wizard • Riptide • You Really Got Me • and many more. The audio is accessed online using the unique code inside each book and can be streamed or downloaded. The audio files include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right.