The ukulele is an easy instrument to learn, and quickly rewarding. The most important thing to remember is to have fun with it and not get bogged down. If you’re finding anything tricky, go and have a cup of tea.
1. Get a decent ukulele. This is the most important one of all when you are serious about wanting to learn how to play the ukulele. There are a few good ukuleles in the $100 range, but you can almost be sure that an ukulele under $50 is not that good. The main issue you will have is that it won’t be able to stay in tune. I speak from experience.
Learn to play the ukulele with software Starting to learn to play the ukulele with a software training program is very much like having your very own personal teacher, but at a fraction of the cost.
I’ve dreamt of playing ukulele since they were taught in school about grade 4… but I moved and changed schools so never go to learn it. But 30 years later that ‘itch’ came back, and now – armed with a beautiful uke to play – I’m learning!
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Once you feel ready, have a go at the next tune, which is Singing in the Rain, and very simple to play. The best way to play this is to try it with me singing along (click the audio button below). Make sure you ukulele is in tune! – Start on the C chord and just keep on playing it until I get to the words’Happy again’ when you change to the G7.