Description: If you like a bit of nonsense, some tomfoolery, a good belly laugh, and are ready to abandon the sublime for the ridiculous, this is the book for you. You'll find plenty of smiles, loads of knee slappers, and lots of preposterous spoofs. Let your imagination run wild. For whatever ails you, laughter is always the best medicine, and this collection of happy, wacky, goofy songs is just what the doctor ordered. More fun, as they say, than a barrel of monkeys. So then, with a wink and a nudge, and a gasping cry of “pull the other one,” away we go. Put your seat belt on and be prepared for a truly bizarre trip. All kidding aside, this is one fun book that you're sure to enjoy! Includes musical examples provided as online audio for download or streaming.
Description: Jigs and reels, hornpipes, airs and dances! Songs and instrumentals! They're all here in an exciting collection drawn from the six Celtic “nations” of Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Cornwall, Brittany and the Isle of Man. Each traditional song – with its lilthing melody and rich accompaniment harmony –¦has been carefully selected and arranged for your complete enjoyment. Songs are presented in both note form and tablature with chord symbols and diagrams that are large and easy to read. Lyrics and extra verses are included for many songs. And for quick reference, songs are listed both alphabetically and by Celtic nation. Arrangements are for the tenor banjo in standard tuning: CGDA.
Description: Familiar and treasured themes from operas, symphonies, concertos and keyboard compositions from works by Bach, Chopin, Mozart, Haydn, Tchaikovsky, Wagner and more are brought together in this collection expressly for the uke. You'll find gems such as: Largo (Going Home) (Dvorak) • Unfinished Symphony (Schubert) • Merry Widow Waltz (Lehar) • The Swan (Saint-Saëns) • To a Wild Rose (MacDowell) • Cradle Song (Brahms) • Für Elise (Beethoven) • and more. Demo performances are included online.
Audio is accessed online using the unique code inside the book and can be streamed or downloaded. The audio files include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right.
Description: Easily play 22 of the all-time popular Jewish songs arranged by a master of the ukulele, Dick Sheridan. Songs include: Bashana Haba'a • Davids Melech • Dayenu • Der Rebbe Elimelech • Dodi Li • Donna, Donna • Erev Shel Shoshanim • Haleluya • Hava Nagila • Hevenu Shalom • Hiney Ma Tov • Jerusalem of Gold • Light One Candle • Ma'oz Tsur • Mashi'ach • My Yiddishe Momme • Ocho Kandelikas • Oifn Pripitchik • Ose Shalom • Siman Tov • Tsena, Tsena • Tumbalalaika. Includes a player's guide.
Description: Romance is in the air, and here to prove it are 37 of the best and most enduring love songs ever! Here are romantic treasures from the musical theater; whimsical novelty numbers; ballads of both true and false love; songs for sweethearts, lovers and hopefuls; sad songs of longing and heartbreak; and barbershop favorites. The creative ukulele arrangements in notes, tab & chords make each song rewarding and fun to play. Includes: Beautiful Dreamer • Careless Love • I Love You Truly • Let Me Call You Sweetheart • My Gal Sal • Avalon • Frankie and Johnny • Secrets • Margie • Oh By Jingo! • I Want a Girl • Ida • Moonlight Bay • and many more.
Arranged in standard C tuning for soprano, concert and tenor ukuleles, with tunes readily adaptable to baritone ukes, tenor guitars, and guitar-tuned banjos.
Description: This unique collection features 37 selections with reference to many more from radio's golden age presented in standard notation and tablature. It includes a sampling of best-loved and well-remembered radio broadcasts and their theme songs spanning the years from 1930 to 1950. It includes extensive background information, commentaries, and a look at comedies, sitcoms, juvenile adventures, soap operas, mysteries, horrors and suspense, Westerns, dramas, musical and variety shows, and jingles and premiums. This collection also includes audio files for listening and play-along fun for soprano, concert, and tenor ukuleles.
Description: A choice selection of Foster's most famous and enduring songs arranged specifically for the uke, but suitable for all chord instruments. Songs include: Oh! Susanna • Beautiful Dreamer • Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair • Camptown Races • Massa's in the Cold Ground • Ring the Banjo • Nelly Bly • and more. Melodies are presented in standard notation and tab, with large, easy-to-read chord diagrams and symbols and a CD for song reference and accompaniment.
Description: Whether you're already a Gilbert and Sullivan fan or are eager to discover the enjoyment of their famous collaboration, this is the book for you. For playing or singing or simply listening to the online audio, you'll love the lively scores and clever lyrics that are now available in this exciting collection of arrangements for you and your ukulele. Songs are presented with standard notes as well as tablature with large chord diagrams and symbols. The online audio lets you hear the melodies, the harmonies, and allows you to play along with each recorded track.
Description: 35 timeless standards from the early 20th century arranged for the ukulele with online access to audio tracks for each song for download or streaming. Enjoy the wonderful melodies from a bygone era, sample the vivid imagery of cleverly crafted lyrics, and experience the beautiful harmonies of chord progressions that continue to remain fresh and stirring. Songs include: Alice Blue Gown • Caroling in the Morning • Chicago • Indiana • Margie • Moonlight Bay • Peg O' My Heart • Second Hand Rose • Shine on Harvest Moon • Sister Kate • and many more. Also includes photos and an extensive introduction.