Lesson Description

On this week's live lesson, Aldrine talks about how to strum without hitting your finger, fingerpicking while singing, and what fingers to use when picking. Also discussed is Re-entrant tuning, using picks, and how to shape your nails for playing.

This Week's Challenge:
Uke Minutes - Singing and Fingerpicking at the Same Time

Last Week's Challenge:
Uke Minutes - Singing and Playing at the Same Time

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Questions Asked this Week:
2:40 What is the best way to shape nails for the uke?

7:20 How do I strum without hitting my finger on the side of the ukulele?

14:05 How to strum for a beginner.

24:10 Fingerpicking and singing at the same time.

36:05 Do you pick in the same place as you strum?

40:00 How many fingers do you use to fingerpick?

42:15 What is re-entrant G?

43:50 Do you ever use a pick?

48:40 Do you mostly use the C-E-A strings while picking?

49:25 Why do you prefer high G?

51:20 Whats special about the ukulele that I can use while playing with guitar players?

References/resources for this video:
Uke Minutes - Tips for a Clean Strum
Strumming and Switching Chords - Full Course
How to Strum - Lesson
Uke Minutes - In to Out Picking
Barre Chords and Fingerpicking - Full Course
Uke Got Mail - Low G or High G
Uke Minutes - Ghost Notes
Uke Minutes - How to Chunk on the Ukulele
Uke Minutes - How to Roll on the Ukulele

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