What is a chord melody on ukulele?

Chord melody is a style of playing ukulele where you strum the chords and pick the melody at the same time. Both Jake Shimabukuro and James Hill come to mind as masters who have brought so much attention to this way of playing ukulele with chord melody songs like Hallelujah and Billie Jean.

Can we play lead in ukulele?

We use two ukes playing rythm, one playing lead. I usually play a hollow-bodied fretless u-bass (which is an amazing stand-in for an upright bass), and a drummer. Two of our players handle the vocals. Mostly jazz st as nerds, Americzn Songbook sort of thing.

What’s the best chord melody for a ukulele?

Chord Melody Songs for Low G Ukulele . After You’ve Gone. Ain’t Misbehavin’ Alabama Jubilee. All The Things You Are. All the Way. Aloha ‘Oe. Always on My Mind. Am I

What do you do with the tabs on a ukulele?

Most of the simple ʻukulele tabs found here are picking arrangements of the song’s melody. Some use some chord strums to fill out the sound around the single notes – called “solo fingerpicking arrangements.” These are marked and are the hardest pieces here.

Which is the hardest tab on the ukulele?

Some use some chord strums to fill out the sound around the single notes – called “solo fingerpicking arrangements.” These are marked and are the hardest pieces here. I tried to create each so that it fits in an easy range on the instrument and has the simplest fingering possible. Some of these tabs, while “easy,” are harder than others.

Are there any good jazz solos for a ukulele?

Jazz Chord Solos For Ukulele – 10 Standards Arranged for Tenor Ukulele (Book/CD with TAB) Note: These arrangements are for Low G tuning. Ukulele Chord Melody by Susan Howell – 40+ popular songs and some jazz standards in fairly simple arrangements Jon’s Ukulele Site has some good campanella practice tabs as well as a couple of nice arrangements.