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Hey UUers!

Happy New Year!
2013 has arrived and here in the Underground we're kicking it up a notch with a tutorial for "Classical Gas" (by Mason Williams) on the Ukulele! This one isn't for the faint of heart - it's got a ton of chords, quick changes, and some fingerpicking work to keep you busy - but if you're willing to invest a little practice time, it's a really fun song to play. Take it slow & you'll get it in no time!

2013 is going to be a really awesome year for uke players around the world and UU has a lot of brand new surprises and gifts in store just for you! Stay tuned, keep strummin', and may your new year be a rad one!

-UU Staff


  1. This is great but can’t find the tabs or chords to help me memorize it. Guess I just have to watch it over and over. Thanks though. I love this piece.

    1. Hey Taegrr,

      Aldrine is using a tenor ukulele in this video. He almost always uses a tenor ukulele in the videos. Occasionally he will use a soprano in the play-along video, but he always uses a tenor in the lessons. Baritone ukuleles have different tuning, so you wouldn’t see him using it in any of the lessons, except for the webinar specifically on the baritone ukulele.

      -Kira (UU Staff)

  2. PLEASE can you do some tabs for this? While your arrangements and videos are fantastic, some of us (maybe it’s age???) have a problem memorising stuff unless we can see it as more of a whole. Personally, if I can see a sort of series of pictures (which tab is to me) I can remember a piece well.

  3. Aloha from a cold wet England! Love your teaching Aldrine! Please please please will you do a PDF download tab for this one like you did for Fly me to the Moon? That was so helpful!

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