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Ukulele Ike Volume 1 - Collection for the ukulele

Ukulele Ike Volume 1 - Collection for the ukulele

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UKULELEIKE
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Ihaveseenattempts,andIhavemadeattemptstoexplaintheholdingoftheukulelebyverbalexpressions.Ihavealwaysfoundtheselackinginsubstance.ThistimeIbelieveIhavehitthemethodbythepictorialrepresentationsmadeonthispage.
~--How
ToHoldTheUkulele-..
The."A7th"chord
is
beingplayedhere.The.hand
is
nowturnedasfaraspossibleinalignmentwiththeneckoftheuke,sothatthesecondfinger(seefollowingpage-Fingers)
is
easilyplacedoverthefirst.Heretoo,·notethepositionoftherighthand,heldinreadinessforstrumming.Notethatthenailoftheindexfinger
is
againstthefirststring,andinthiswayitwillbedrawnacrossthefourstringsinaquick,steady.flick.
Thesearethreefairexamplesofhowtomakeuseofdifferentpositionsotthehandinrelationtothefingerboardtoplaycertaintypechords.Also,notetheslopeoftheuke,andtheloosenessinwhichitisheld.
Note:-Thispage,andthefacingone,havebeenborrowedfrom"Hank'sOneHourCourseinUkulelePlaying"Inthispicturetotheright,wearehold-ingtheukulele(tunedin"D")forthe"G7th"chord.First,notethegeneralpositionoftheinstrument,restinginthecrookoftherightarm,andsupportedbythethumbandfingersoftheleft.Thefingersoftheplayinghand.arealmostatrightanglestotheneckdftheinstru-ment,thethumbwellinba~k.Thethumboftherighthandisabouttomakeadownstroke.Hereisthe"C"Majorchord,inwhichallfourstringsarebroughtintoplay.Thefeatureofthispictureistheposi-tionofthefirstfinger,(index)holdingdowntwostringsatonetime,Seehowitisbentatthefirstjointtomakeaflatsurface,andtoallowtheotherfingersfreeplayacrossthefingerboard.Therighthandisinpositionforan"up"orreturnstroke.Thistimethefleshycushionofthefingerisbroughtintocontactwiththestrings.

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