How to Play a 4-Chord Ukulele Song

A simple song on the ukelele

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How to Play a 4-Chord Ukulele Song
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Grab your uke!

Grab your uke!

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If your a beginner, here are the string names. G, C, E and A

If your a beginner, here are the string names. G, C, E and A

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The first chord is the C chord. Place your third finger on the third fret of the A string

The first chord is the C chord. Place your third finger on the third fret of the A string

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I like to add my 2nd finger on the same string to make the transition to the next chord easier.

I like to add my 2nd finger on the same string to make the transition to the next chord easier.

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Next is the G chord. Keep your 2nd finger place and lift up the third and first fingers

Next is the G chord. Keep your 2nd finger place and lift up the third and first fingers

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Place your third finger on the third fret of the E string.

Place your third finger on the third fret of the E string.

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Then place your first finger on the second fret of the C string

Then place your first finger on the second fret of the C string

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Strum once to make sure it sounds right. (Sorry it's blurry)

Strum once to make sure it sounds right. (Sorry it's blurry)

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Now for the Am chord. Simply place your second finger on the 2nd fret of the G string.

Now for the Am chord. Simply place your second finger on the 2nd fret of the G string.

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Lastly, we have the F chord. Keep your second finger where it is and place your first finger on the 1st fret of the E string.

Lastly, we have the F chord. Keep your second finger where it is and place your first finger on the 1st fret of the E string.

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Each chord, in order.

Each chord, in order.

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The whole thing, with strumming pattern. The pattern is DUDUDUDU. Thanks for reading my guide! I'll post another uke guide soon, hopefully with an actual song :)

The whole thing, with strumming pattern. The pattern is DUDUDUDU. Thanks for reading my guide! I'll post another uke guide soon, hopefully with an actual song :)

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