The second of four videos teaching basic clawhammer ukulele technique. This video demonstrates basic backup.
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.
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 […]
Clawhammer Ukulele arrangement of the Vince Gill gospel song, “Go Rest High on That Mountain.” The PDF tablature is for the break played at the beginning and end of the song. The accompaniment for the verses is standard clawhammer backup that is taught on my 4 clawhammer ukulele video tutorial lessons.
This is an original song I wrote back in 2001. The first 4 notes of the melody are G-C-E-A, just like standard ukulele tuning. I’m playing clawhammer style on the video but it can be strummed or picked in many ways (4/4 time). A number of people have recorded it over the years and I’d […]