Jazz Chord Solos for Tenor Ukulele (Songbook)

10 Standards Arranged for Tenor Ukulele

Author: Hal Leonard Corp.

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 1480347582

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 3998

(Ukulele). Impress your friends by playing these ten jazzy classics arranged especially for tenor uke: Here, There and Everywhere * Here's That Rainy Day * Honeysuckle Rose * Mona Lisa * Moon River * Tenderly * Till There Was You * Wave * What a Wonderful World * When You Wish upon a Star.

Jazz Ukulele

Comping, Soloing, Chord Melodies

Author: Abe Lagrimas, Jr.

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 1495026213

Category: Music

Page: 96

View: 6813

(Berklee Guide). Play jazz ukulele! Learn the essential theory, concepts, and techniques to perform jazz. This book will help you to understand and play jazz harmonies and tension substitutions, and the principles for improvisation and accompanying other musicians. It includes traditional notation and tablature, and also introduces additional types of notation common in jazz. The accompanying online audio lets you hear the concepts and then practice them along with a jazz combo. By the end of the book, you will be able to play jazz ukulele in ensemble and solo settings.

Jumpin' Jim's Ukulele Masters

Lyle Ritz Solos - 15 Chord Solos Arranged by the Ukulele Jazz Master

Author: Lyle Ritz,Jim Beloff

Publisher: Flea Market Music Incorporated

ISBN: 9780634046582

Category: Music

Page: 64

View: 3478

(Fretted). This collection includes 15 magnificent chord solos arranged by the ukulele jazz master, Lyle Ritz. A chord solo is an arrangement where both the melody and harmony of a song are ingeniously captured in the many chord changes. These are some of the most challenging arrangements ever published for the ukulele, and unquestionably, some of the most beautiful. Also features info on creating your own ukulele chord solos, and a CD of all 15 tunes performed by Ritz himself. Songs are arranged for both GCEA- and DGBE-tuned ukes and include: Bluesette * Dream * Honeysuckle Rose * How High the Moon * Lover * Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars * Satin Doll * Where or When * and more.

Jazz Standards for Ukulele

Includes Bonus Mouth Trumpet Lesson!

Author: Hal Leonard Corp.

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781495009280


Page: 56

View: 1260

(Ukulele). 25 jazz standards are presented in arrangements for the ukulele, including: As Time Goes By * Fly Me to the Moon (In Other Words) * How High the Moon * Isn't It Romantic? * The Lady Is a Tramp * My Foolish Heart * A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square * On the Sunny Side of the Street * Summertime * Tangerine * What'll I Do? * and more. Includes a bonus mouth trumpet lesson because playing uke is even more fun when you add the melody on trumpet, using only your voice!

ASAP Chord Solos for the Baritone Ukulele

Learn How to Play the Baritone Way

Author: Dick Sheridan

Publisher: Centerstream Publications

ISBN: 9781574243178

Category: Music

Page: 104

View: 3578

(Fretted). Enjoy this super mix of jazz, blues, barbershop, gospel, classical, ethnic, folk and old favorites! This collection features 27 solos arranged with just chord diagrams for players at all levels of ability. Songs include: Aura Lee * Down by the Old Mill Stream * Hard Times Come Again No More * My Wild Irish Rose * Twelve-Bar Blues * Liebestraum * Ja-Da * My Buddy * Sweet Adeline * In the Bleak Midwinter * Memories * Toyland * Dark Eyes * and more. Each solo is preceded by a page of background information with interesting comments about the composers and the songs themselves. Introductory text provides instructions, detailed guidelines, helping playing tips, and useful insights. Although intended primarily for the baritone ukulele, many of the solos can be played by both concert and tenor ukes, as well as on the top four strings of the guitar.

Learn to Play Fingerstyle Solos for Ukulele


Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 1610652940

Category: Music

Page: 96

View: 8503

While the 'ukulele is enjoying a well-deserved renaissance on the mainland, in the land of its birth, it has never gone out of style. Hawaiians took to the jumping flea right from the start, creating music of stunning beauty and versatility. Now intermediate players can learn to play lovely finger style solo arrangements of classic Hawaiian songs, folk songs, standards–even a few pieces from the classical guitar repertoire.The book offers 27 arrangements from around the world written in standard notation and tablature playable on any 'ukulele. Songs are grouped according to level of difficulty, starting with simple arrangements well within the grasp of dedicated beginners and intermediate players and leading through more challenging songs featuring unusual chord voicings, inversions up the neck, tricky fingerings and all the fun stuff the author could muster. to aid the student, the companion CD includes all of the songs taught. Includes chord charts, inversion studies, introductory material on finger-picking and making the transition from strumming to melodic playing.

The Ukulele Jazz Playlist

Purple Book: (Ukulele Chord Songbook)

Author: Alex Davis,Lucy Holliday

Publisher: Faber Music Limited

ISBN: 9780571535668

Category: Jazz

Page: 64

View: 7868

Over 30 of the greatest jazz songs ever, specially arranged for ukulele. Includes full lyrics, strumming patterns and ukulele chord diagrams.

Mel Bay's Tenor Banjo Melody Chord Playing System

Author: Mel Bay Publications Inc

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 9781562220761

Category: Music

Page: 116

View: 7115

?How can I read sheet music and play tenor banjo melody chord solos?? Mel Bay?s own step-by-step method for melody chord performance will show you precisely how it?s done. Also suitable for tenor mandola. Written primarily in standard notation with tablature and fretboard diagrams given for chord patterns, this book might be considered a sequel to the Complete Tenor Banjo Method. After a few pages of elementary information, the author goes to the heart of the matter with challenging exercises and solos presented in order of difficulty in various keys. The book also includes a thorough education in chord construction from simple triads to thirteenth diminished ninth chords. Most importantly, the author offers a system for learning to apply tenor banjo chords in a creative manner.

Hal Leonard Ukulele Method

Author: Lil' Rev

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 1495034003

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 2180

(Fretted). The Hal Leonard Ukulele Method is designed for anyone just learning to play. This comprehensive and easy-to-use beginner's guide by uke master Lil' Rev features many fun songs in different styles to learn and play. Book 2 picks up where Book 1 leaves off, covering: chord families, hammer-ons, pull-offs, slides, 6/8 time, ukulele history, and much more. The accompanying audio features 51 tracks of songs for demonstration and play along.

Understanding Ukulele Chords


Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 1609745604

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 5420

This book is intended for ukulele players who had some experience with their instruments, but would like to increase their musical ability, as well as for guitarists who like to improve their accompaniment skills on the treble strings of the guitar. There exist many excellent introductory ukulele methods, as well as extensive chord dictionaries. Instead, this book is intended for those players who wish to be able to sight read from a fake book, figure out the chords to a song without a chart, create accompaniments to their own songs, create chord solos, extend their chord vocabulary, or further their understanding of harmony.

Ukulele Aerobics

For All Levels, from Beginner to Advanced

Author: Chad Johnson

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 1480370355

Category: Music

Page: 88

View: 5278

(Ukulele). A 40-week, one-lick-per-day workout program for developing, improving, and maintaining ukulele technique. This title provides practice material for every day of the week and includes audio tracks of all the workouts in the book. Follow this program and you'll see increased speed, improved dexterity, better accuracy, heightened coordination and more in your playing. Musical styles include pop, rock, folk, old-time, blues, jazz, reggae and more! Techniques covered include: strumming, fingerstyle, legato and staccato, hammer-ons and pull-offs, slides, bening, damping, vibrato, tremolo and more.

Chord Melody Method For Uke


Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 1619113074

Category: Music

Page: 120

View: 5415

This book teaches you how to create melodies and chord solos on the ukulele. It is intended to help those players who love this instrument, and would like to increase their skills and enjoyment. The basic approach taken does not include music theory and rhythms, only the chords and notes necessary to create andplay the songs. A user friendly approach to playing wonderful ukulele solos! Includes access to online audio

First 50 Songs You Should Play on Ukulele

Author: Hal Leonard Corp.

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 1495056368

Category: Music

Page: 136

View: 6393

(Ukulele). An amazing collection of 50 accessible, must-know favorites for the beginner who's learned enough to feel ready to step into songbooks! This book features melody, lyrics, and chord diagrams. Includes: Amazing Grace * Both Sides Now * Edelweiss * The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy) * Hallelujah * Hey, Soul Sister * I Walk the Line * I'd like to Teach the World to Sing * I'm Yours * Mack the Knife * Over the Rainbow * Peaceful Easy Feeling * Puff the Magic Dragon * The Rainbow Connection * Riptide * Singin' in the Rain * Take Me Home, Country Roads * This Land Is Your Land * We Are the World * You Are My Sunshine * and many more.

20 Caribbean Pieces for Ukulele

Author: JOE CARR

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 1619114429

Category: Music

Page: 24

View: 8573

This book and accompanying audio include twenty arrangements of Caribbean folk songs designed to be played on the soprano, concert or tenor ukulele. The pieces are arranged for solo playing in the chord-melody style. The collection includes two original songs by the author in the Caribbean style. Chords are provided if guitar accompaniment is desired. Players of any experience level will enjoy this book. Includes access to online audio.

Ukulele For Dummies

Author: Alistair Wood

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119135982

Category: Music

Page: 336

View: 5681

The fast and easy way to learn how to play the ukulele With the help of Ukulele For Dummies, learning to play this popular string instrument at a basic level has never been easier. Now in a fully updated second edition, this hands-on, friendly guide provides everything you need to know to pick up a uke and get playing—fast. From purchasing a ukulele and the necessary accessories to making sense of simple chord progressions and playing in a variety of styles—including pop, folk, Hawaiian, and holiday favourites—the second edition of Ukulele For Dummies will have you creating beautiful music in no time. For anyone wishing to learn to play this fun, surprisingly versatile instrument, Ukulele For Dummies covers all the basics, from chords and strumming patterns to guidance on finger picking—and everything in between. Plus, you'll find tips to make certain chord changes easier, chords and tabs for popular Christmas and New Year songs, apps for mobile devices, the ten best ukulele chords, and so much more. Audio tracks are available via online download at Dummies.com, creating a total musical instruction package Features a ukulele buying guide for the novice Offers instruction in a variety of musical styles Provides finger-picking instruction and the chords and patterns you need to know With its simple and clear instruction, and inspiration on every page, the second edition of Ukulele For Dummies will have fans and first-time musicians making a big splash with this tiny instrument in no time.

Ukulele Chord Melody

41 Songs with Melody Lines and Ukulele Tablature

Author: Susan Howell

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781495132780


Page: N.A

View: 8415

Ukulele Chords

Author: MEL BAY

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 161911495X

Category: Music

Page: 32

View: 8234

A handy photo/diagram chord book which shows, in C tuning, the chords in each key. A special section on moveable chords is also included. The chords are grouped by type, including major, minor, seventh, diminished, augmented, and more. A summary of where the chords lie on the fretboard is also included. This book can be used with either the soprano (standard) or tenor ukulele in G-C-E-A tuning. This book comes with an online instructional video

How to Play Ukulele

A Complete Ukulele Course for the Beginner That Is Easy and Fun to Play

Author: Morton Manus

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457414763

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 7192

This is a complete ukulele course for the beginner that is easy and fun to play. You will learn to play accompaniments and chords to many popular folk songs including Little Brown Jug, When the Saints Go Marching In, Scarborough Fair, Greensleves and many more.

Ukulele Fake Book

Author: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 9781476812939

Category: Music

Page: 686

View: 1003

(Ukulele). This collection is nearly bigger than your uke! Over 400 songs packed into one convenient songbook that lets you play all the songs you've ever wanted to, including: All Shook Up * Blowin' in the Wind * California Dreamin' * Don't Worry, Be Happy * Edelweiss * Free Fallin' * Georgia on My Mind * Hallelujah * Hey, Soul Sister * Hotel California * Imagine * Jambalaya * Kokomo * Lean on Me * Margaritaville * Over the Rainbow * Proud Mary * Que Sera, Sera * Rolling in the Deep * Singin' in the Rain * Stairway to Heaven * Stand by Me * Tears in Heaven * Ukulele Lady * Viva La Vida * What a Wonderful World * Your Cheatin' Heart * Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah * and hundreds more! Includes chord grids for soprano, concert and tenor ukuleles. 5.5 x 8.5 comb bound.

Ukulele Chord Solos in C Tuning


Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 1610656253

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 6833

These chord-melody solos have been arranged for solo ukulele playing. Tunes include Aloha Oe, When the Saints Go Marching In, Bill Bailey, the Sheik of Araby, By the Light of the Silvery Moonlight, and many more. All in standard notation and tablature with companion recordings of each tune including guitar accompaniment.