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What Type of Ukulele Should I Buy?

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What Type of Ukulele Should I Buy?

Looking to buy your first ukulele (or second or third)? What's the difference between a soprano ukulele and a baritone? Wood or carbon fiber? Find out how to pick out your perfect ukulele in this article.

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Why You Should Learn Some Scales on Your Ukulele

Why You Should Learn Some Scales on Your Ukulele

Top reasons why you should learn some scales on your ukulele and how to play your very first one with Melissa from the Hug Strap.

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Intro to Fingerpicking on the Ukulele

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Intro to Fingerpicking on the Ukulele

First things first. What is fingerpicking?

Instead of merely fretting chords and strumming, sometimes a more delicate sound is desired.  Fingerpicking can be added at the end of musical phrases to add dynamics and flair, or an entire song can be fingerpicked.  Fingerpicking is accomplished by using your fingers to pluck individual notes rather than dragging a finger across all of the strings to strum simultaneously.

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Beginner Ukulele Tips

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Beginner Ukulele Tips

New to the ukulele?  Just discovered how fun this adorable instrument can be?  Melissa has tips for how to get started and improve your playing from Day One.  See below!

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