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Vincent – Ukulele Chords and Lyrics

Easy clawhammer accompaniment version of Don McLean’s “Vincent” (Starry Starry Night). This version uses only 6 easy ukulele chords. Watch my 4-video series on clawhammer ukulele if you need help with the clawhammer style.

Cat’s in the Cradle – Clawhammer Ukulele

Clawhammer Ukulele strumming (standard bum-ditty with drop thumb accompaniment) along with chords and lyrics. If you need help with the clawhammer basics watch my 4 instructional videos on clawhammer ukulele.

God Bless the USA – Clawhammer Ukulele

Clawhammer ukulele accompaniment with chords and lyrics to God Bless the USA in the key of C. I also recorded the same song in fingerstyle uke style and an easy version with just a simple strum at each chord change.

Uke Strummers Anthem – Clawhammer Ukulele

The Uke Strummers Anthem, written by Jez Quayle. Works well in the clawhammer ukulele style.

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 […]

Oh Glory How Happy I Am – Clawhammer Ukulele

Gospel blues made popular by Reverend Gary Davis. Somebody in the “Clawhammer Ukulele” group on Facebook asked if it was possible to play it in this style and I messed around with it some and thought it sounded pretty good. Not a lot like the Rev Gary Davis version though.