Double Stops, Swinging with a Metronome, and Songwriting Challenge #16

Because the Podcast is "Totally Music and Ukulele Focused", the guys talk about Double Stops aka Harmonies, Swinging with a Metronome, and set a new Songwriting Challenge. If the podcast wasn't so "Music Focused", then the crew might talk about Video Games, Song Inspired Alcohols, a Hot Sauce Race, and Aldrine's Full English Breakfast. Luckily for all the viewers, UU always stays on topic. 😉

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Questions Asked this Week:
1:35 What are double stops?

18:35 How do you practice swinging with a metronome?

30:20 Wearable Subwoofer (Immersive Video Games)

36:15 Songwriting Challenge #16
Guideline:
ii V I Chord Progression
Any Key
Examples:
Dm G C
Am D G
Gm C F
Em A D

Optional Bonuses:
Lyrics
Chord not in key
Odd Time Signatures (3/4, 6/8, 5/4)
Birds and the Bess 😉
Grunge

Due Date:
March 19th

49:50 Song Inspired Alcohols

54:25 Hot Sauce Race

57:25 Aldrine's Full English Breakfast

References/resources for this video:

Aloha Friday - February 21, 2020 Jam Replay (Unboxing The Pecan Pie)

Wikipedia - Double Stop
Ukulele 102 – Week 5: Harmony
Ukulele 102 (Old) - Week 5: Scales and Tonal Harmony
Ukulele 102 (Old) - Week 7: Minor Scales and Tonal Harmony

Uke Minutes - Harmony
Uke Minutes - C & A String Harmony
Uke Minutes - Strum Picking with Harmony
Webcam Sessions - Brown Eyed Girl + Harmony
TLL Podcast #65 – Chunking and Harmony

Youtube - Reviewing Violin Stock Images
Website - Fluke Cricket Violin
TLL Podcast #93 – Our Top 5 Uke Players (Aaron Play his Fluke)
Website - Fluke Ukulele Company

TLL Podcast #90 – Jake Albums + Plastic Ukes
Website - Blackbird Ukuleles
Website - Lingrove
Youtube - Blackbird NAMM Coverage
Youtube - HMS Blackbird Samples
Website - Klos Carbon Fiber Ukulele
Website - Kala Waterman

Website - imusic-school (Online Metronome that stresses first beat)
Website - Musicca (Another Metronome)
Youtube - Victor Wooten Metronome Practice
Youtube - Adam Neely Rhythm Challenge

Youtube - Blues Backing Track in 120 BPM
Website - 8notes (metronome that you can switch to drum beats)

Youtube - Rock Around the Clock (Bill Haley)
Youtube - Snoop Dogg GPS
Website - Peterson Body Beat Sync
Youtube - Whiplash Trailer
App Store - Pulse Metronome (App for Apple Watch)

Website - Subpac
Youtube - Baby I Love Your Way
Youtube - Ambient Backlighting
Youtube - Gaming Desk Fan

Website - TEMPO (Metronome App)
Website - Groove Metronome (Metronome App)
Website - MetroTimer

UU+ Forum - Live Lesson Songwriting Challenge Megathread
Youtube - Giant Steps
Youtube - Giant Steps Explained
Youtube - Sunday Morning

Ukulele 102 – Week 4: Chord Families
Uke Minutes - Chord Families
Music Theory – Week 10: Circle of Fifths
Printout - Circle of Fifths
Youtube - How to use the Circle of Fifths

Youtube - Safe Spaceship (song in 15/8 NSFW)
Youtube - Blue Rondo à la Turk (9/8)
Youtube - Take Five (5/4)
Youtube - Time Out Album (Dave Brubeck)
Wikipedia - Time Out Album
Youtube - Time Out: Gow Dave Brubeck Changed Jazz

TLL Podcast #66 – A Teaching Moment (Our "Beatles" Songs)
TLL Podcast #69 – False Endings (Our "Love" Songs)
TLL Podcast #76 – Finger Woes and Hippos (Aaron's "Animals" Song)

Youtube - Nirvana
Youtube - Pearl Jam
Youtube - Goo Goo Dolls
Youtube - 3 Doors Down

Youtube - Bring Me Your Cup (UB40)
Youtube - Bring Me Your Cup (Pure Heart)
Uke Lesson - Bring Me Your Cup

Youtube - Red Red Wine
Website - Red Red Wine Wine
Youtube - Mmmbop
Website - Mmmhops

Website - Kanile`a Ukulele
Website - Reforest Hawai`i

UU+ Forum - Guess How Long the Hot Sauce will Last
Website - Adoboloco Hot Sauce (Hamajang)
Ukulele Challenge - PIZZA PARTY
Instagram - Aldrine's Instagram
Donate - Australian Red Cross (UU's Drive)

Live Lesson Podcast Archive
Old Live Lesson Archive (August 7th, 2014 - March 1st, 2018)

Aloha Friday Jam Live
Aloha Friday Jam Replays

Post Videos to Student Review
Live Lesson Questions in the UU+ Forum
Send Questions to Questions@ukuleleunderground.com
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