Get Plucky With The Ukulele: A Quick And Easy Guide To All Things Uke by Will Grove-whiteGet Plucky With The Ukulele: A Quick And Easy Guide To All Things Uke by Will Grove-white

Get Plucky With The Ukulele: A Quick And Easy Guide To All Things Uke

byWill Grove-white

Hardcover | November 4, 2014

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Interested in the ukulele and want to learn how to play it? This is the book for you.
This all-encompassing guide to the ukulele is written byWill Grove-White, one of the world-renownedUkulele Orchestra of Great Britain. Clearly written, beautifully designed, and chock-full of photos and illustrations,Get Plucky With the Ukuleleis the perfect teach-yourself ukulele book for adults and children alike, and a must for anyone with an interest in the instrument.

- No knowledge of music required

- Clearly written and easy to understand

- Full colour photographic illustrations

- Chords to learn and songs to strum

- Simple and advanced strumming techniques

- Pull-out Chord Dictionary

- Tips and tricks for writing your own songs

- How to play in a group

- Play along with the songs online

Also includes:

- A complete history of the ukulele

- Biographies of great uke players from past and present

- Ukulele revelations about Jimi Hendrix, Neil Armstrong, Elvis Presley and more...


"Get Plucky With The Ukuleleis just as much fun as taking a new uke out of its case, and even more informative."Philip Pullman

"A jollier than usual teach yourself manual... also an encyclopaedia-cum-history of 'all things uke'"The Oldie

"As someone who seems to spend all my waking hours immersed in the ukulele, I learned much from this book. Beautifully presented and illustrated throughout... Highly recommended."Got A Ukulele (Barry Maz)

"Witty, informative and opinionated. I heartily recommend picking up a copy."Ukulele Hunt (Al Wood)

"Definitely the best book on the ukulele I have ever read."Lynn Barber

Book Description:

A complete guide to the ukulele: learn how to play, history of the uke, songs to strum, beginner and advanced techniques, famous pluckers, pull-out chord dictionary and much, much more...
Will Grove-White is a musician, composer, producer and original member of the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, which has been described as 'a national institution' by the Observer.
Title:Get Plucky With The Ukulele: A Quick And Easy Guide To All Things UkeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:192 pages, 9.5 × 7.75 × 0.62 inPublished:November 4, 2014Publisher:Octopus BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1844037908

ISBN - 13:9781844037902

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