Good Ukulele Songs (3)
This post is about Good Ukulele Songs.
What are good Ukulele Songs? Is it songs that sounds good on a Ukulele? Or is it a good song that you can play on a Ukulele, or easy to play?
Songs like “Somewhere over the rainbow” and other popular songs from movies was, and is, extremely popular on the Ukulele, because everyone knows them. This have also been one of the reasons for the Ukuleles popularity.
You can in fact play all sorts of music on a Ukulele, but some styles suits better than others. Hawaiian music is especially nice to listen to on a Ukulele, but the limit don’t go there. Both jazz, blues, rock, country and popular music can be good on a Ukulele. It always depends on the performer.
First of all, if you want to play a good song search the net for it and find chords and text. On YouTube you also can find excellent performers that can teach you how to play it so it sound good. You can also go to our Facebook page. It it a lot there.
You can find good Ukulele songs to learn by following this link Top 100 on Ukulele
Another site for songs with free texts and chords are ukuland.com
The site from Musical-U have a very good post that direct you to a lot of sites where you can find songs.
Follow the link.
If you not have been to our homepage, you should go there and see the video with the two girls playing Ukulele, because they are awesome!
Instructions for the La Vie En Rose:
If you are going to play good ukulele songs, you furthermore need to know how to “Chunk” or mute.
If you want to play the Ukulele, this technique is something you need to learn in addition to chords, progressions and strumming patterns. The chunk is also something you need to play in some of the patterns. Anyway, this will immediately bring your playing to a more professional level. Go to our post about it and learn!
Some also mute with the fingers, that holds the chord, by losing them up a bit.
What about learning some Ukulele Tricks?
Some tricks are simple to learn, and some is a bit more difficult. Anyway, if you can some tricks it can cover up that you have some losses in your skills, or if you are really good, it will bring your playing to a new level. Go to our post about Ukulele Tricks!