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  • Uke Lesson 108 – Mele Kalikimaka (Merry Christmas)

    December 1st, 2016 by | 4 Comments

    Browse the Full List of UU Song Tutorials Download the TAB for this picking: Hey UUers! It’s the most wonderful time of the year for ukulele & have we got a LOT of holiday goodness in store for you to practice & to keep those ukulele playing fingers nice and toasty! In the next couple […]

  • Ukulele Webcam Sessions (Matt) – How to Read TABS

    November 30th, 2016 by | No Comments

    Click on the image above to watch the video! Hey UUers! This time on Ukulele Webcam Sessions, Matt explains the basics of reading tablature or TABS. Especially if you’ve never read tabs before, it can be a slow, stumbling, unintuitive process – but with a few tips, you’ll be off and reading tabs in no […]

  • Ukulele Webcam Sessions (Matt) – What Strings Do You Use?

    November 23rd, 2016 by | No Comments

    Click on the image above to watch the video! Hey UUers! This week on Ukulele Webcam Sessions, Matt discusses a question we get very often here in the Underground – What strings do you use? And while everyone has their own opinions, if you ask around you’ll find many professional uke players that echo the […]

  • Ukulele Webcam Sessions (Matt) – Better Changes with “The Open Switch”

    November 16th, 2016 by | No Comments

    Click on the image above to watch the video! Hey UUers! On this week’s episode of Ukulele Webcam Sessions, Matt introduces the concept of “The Open Switch” as an easy way to give yourself extra time to switch between two unrelated chords. He also explains how using this technique can enhance your playing and even […]

  • Ukulele Webcam Sessions (Matt) – Am I Holding My Ukulele Right?

    November 9th, 2016 by | No Comments

    Click on the image above to watch the video! Hey UUers! This week on Ukulele Webcam Sessions, Matt shares with you some really helpful and specific tips to make holding your ukulele easier when playing and strumming chords or picking. He also addresses the debate on thumb position and the age-old question “Should I use […]

  • Ukulele Webcam Sessions (Matt) – How to Switch Chords Faster

    November 2nd, 2016 by | No Comments

    Click on the image above to watch the video! Hey UUers! This week we’re launching a shiny, new, extremely helpful segment here on UU called Ukulele Webcam Sessions. Our buddy, Matt Dahlberg, of The Ultimate Ukulele Strumming Course has taught thousands of private ukulele lessons via webcam and so Ukulele Webcam Sessions is a way […]

  • Uke Lesson 107 – Friend of the Devil (Grateful Dead)

    October 31st, 2016 by | 2 Comments

    Browse the Full List of UU Song Tutorials Download the TAB for this picking: Hey UUers! It’s already November and we’re gearing up to round out the last stretch of 2016 with a TON of really exciting ukulele tutorials and programs for you to watch, learn, and enjoy. First up, we’re tackling “Friend of the […]

  • Matt Dahlberg private Fingerpicking Webinar (10/29)

    October 26th, 2016 by | 3 Comments

    Aldrine and Aaron are in China this week but have no fear! We’re bringing our good buddy Matt Dahlberg back to sub in for Aldrine for the weekly UU+ Thursday live lesson as well as host a private Fingerpicking Webinar on Saturday at 12pm PDT. We’ll be sending out emails tomorrow on how to register […]

  • Uke Lesson 106 – Valerie (Amy Winehouse)

    September 30th, 2016 by | 4 Comments

    Browse the Full List of UU Song Tutorials Download the TAB for this picking: Hey UUers! It’s October – a month of spooky surprises, falling leaves, and uke playing awesomeness to get you into the spirit! This month on Uke Lessons, Aldrine breaks down the chords, strumming, and picking for the song “Valerie” as done […]

  • Replay of Matt Dahlberg’s Strumming Webinar

    September 17th, 2016 by | No Comments

    On Friday we hosted our friend Matt Dahlberg for an ukulele strumming webinar. The response and turnout was amazing! So amazing, it actually crashed our website temporarily as everyone scrambled to get onto the stream… If you were one of the people who were a victim of the crash and couldn’t get to the stream […]