Tutorials9 Videos

Clawhammer Ukulele Tutorial – 1 of 4 – The Bum Ditty

The first of four videos teaching the basics of the clawhammer ukulele style.

Clawhammer Ukulele Tutorial – 2 of 4 – Basic Backup

The second of four videos teaching basic clawhammer ukulele technique. This video demonstrates basic backup.

Clawhammer Ukulele Tutorial – 3 of 4 – Slurred Notes

The third video in a series of four teaching the clawhammer ukulele technique.

Clawhammer Ukulele Tutorial – 4 of 4 – Drop Thumb

The fourth of four tutorial videos on playing clawhammer ukulele. This one deals with drop thumb.

Cripple Creek – Clawhammer Ukulele with Tablature

The traditional song “Cripple Creek” arranged for clawhammer uke. I played several verses of the song with chords and lyrics with a break between most verses. After the song I included tablature for both a simplified arrangement with no slurred notes as well as the break as I played it on the recording. If you’re […]

How to Read Ukulele Tablature

How to read ukulele tablature, especially the tabs presented on the ezFolk website. There’s no one standard that everybody uses but this should give you an idea of how tablature (tab) in general for the ukulele works. This is the format that will be used on the upcoming “Measure by Measure” tablature videos I’ll be […]