A Comprehensive Guide to Arranging Songs for Solo Performance
Designed for the intermediate ukulele player, this book will guide you to a new level of musicianship on the instrument. By learning to arrange songs for solo performance on the uke, you’ll gain invaluable musical knowledge in scale and chord theory, harmonization, song form, myriad picking techniques such as fingerstyle and chord-melody, and much more. Inside you’ll find popular songs arranged for solo ukulele in a variety of styles to study and practice, along with a complete process of “How to” do it yourself!
Also included are audio demonstration tracks for almost every example in the book, plus standard notation, tablature and helpful chord diagrams.
Songs include: All Apologies • Annie’s Song • Beyond the Sea • Blowin’ in the Wind • Blue Skies • Into the Great Wide Open • My Favorite Things • Please Please Me • Ring of Fire • Scarborough Fair • Space Oddity • The Star-Spangled Banner • This Land Is Your Land • You Are So Beautiful.