Is it really a Uke: Baritone Ukuleles and the U-Bass
On this week's Live Lesson, Aldrine ties up some loose ends with a few more strap questions. The guys reminisce about some of their earlier DIY tutorials, before talking about how different technologies can enhance live performances. They wrap up the lesson with a passionate debate on whether the U-Bass or the baritone ukulele actually qualifies as an ukulele.
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Questions Asked this Week:
1:50 How does the strap button work?
14:20 What is the purpose for the small grooves on your circle of fifths overlay?
15:30 DIY Talk
20:55 Can you use sheet music at an open mic?
26:35 New technology to improve performing
30:40 In-Ear Monitors
38:10 Is a U-Bass an ukulele or a bass?
42:40 Can you tune a super tenor ukulele like a baritone?
45:20 What is a tenor guitar?
46:10 Do you consider a baritone to be an "ukulele"?
51:25 Can you elaborate on the "5th" and "4th" in tuning?
53:50 Are there Hawaiian names for the different sizes of ukuleles?
References/resources for this video:
TLL Podcast #21 – The Book of Jake (More strap talk)
Website - Body Beat Sync Metronomes