A beginner's guide to technique, tuning, scales, and chords.
Product DescriptionSong List
Includes 14 songs written in tablature and notation:
1. Amazing Grace - John Newton 2. Hi'ilawe - Sam Li'a, Sr. 3. Sanoe - Queen Lili'uokalani 4. Silent Night - Franz Gruber 5. Banana Sunday - Daniel Ho & Herb T. Ohta 6. Hawai'i Pono'i - King David Kalakaua & Henri Berger 7. Pineapple Mango - Daniel Ho 8. Hawai'i Aloha - James McGranahan & Lorenzo Lyons 9. Aloha 'Oe - Queen Lili'uokalani 10. Sakura - Traditional 11. Royal Hawaiian Hotel - Traditional 12. Canon - Johann Pachelbel 13. Hilo March - Traditional 14. Ka'anapali Sunset - Herb T. Ohta
International recording artist, Herb Ohta, Jr., and Grammy award-winning musician, Daniel Ho, have toured extensively in support of their two albums, ‘Ukuleles in Paradise and Step 2: ‘Ukuleles in Paradise 2. Discovering the ‘Ukulele was inspired by their collaborations as performers and instructors. In this informative book, Daniel and Herb present their unique perspectives on the ‘ukulele. Following a brief history and description of the ‘ukulele, they share their ideas on technique, how to play scales and chords, and effective practicing. Also included are 14 traditional, Hawaiian, and original songs written in tablature and notation for your study and enjoyment.
Daniel Ho - Writer, photography
Herb Ohta, Jr. - Writer, music engraving
Lydia Miyashiro - Editor, photography
Sharlene Oshiro - Graphic design
Roy Takashima & Obun Hawaii - Graphic layout & printing
Publisher: Daniel Ho Creations
Release Date: June, 2006
Printed in Hawaii, U.S.A.