Learn to play ukulele : Basics of string names and a few basic chords

Basics of string names and a few basic chords

Basics of string names and a few basic chords feedback
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Ok, so we will start with the string names. -Hold the Ukulele in it's conventional position. -The string closest to you is G(string number4) -The next one down is the C(string number 3) -The next string down is E(sring number 2) -The furthest string away from you is the A(string number 1)

REMEMBERING THIS MAKES YOUR LIFE SO MUCH EASIER.

The 4 chords which will get you playing songs quickly are C,E,A,F and D. There are several different variations to give different sounds, but these will get you started.

(-=One fret) (F=where to place your finger)

C
I--F-----
I--------
I--------
I--------


E
I-F-----
I---F---
I---F---
I---F---


A
I--------
I--------
IF-------
I-F------


F
I--------
IF-------
I--------
I-F------


D
I--------
I-F------
I-F------
I-F------

0.0351 sec, 4 Q