A vital part of making beautiful music on the 'ukulele includes proper technique such as:

          - Back is straight

          - Both feet are flat on the ground or stool

          - When sitting, sit on the front half of the chair

          - Right hand wrist is fluid

          - Right hand is soft immediately after it touches the string

          - Left hand fingernails trimmed very short

          - Steady tempo

          - Correct notes

          - Phrases are shaped by dynamics

          - Melody is louder than accompaniment

          - Wear a strap

          - Breathe

This is one of four elements necessary to make beautiful music on the 'ukulele. Please refer to the Philosophy page for more details about the other three elements and how to achieve LIFT!

'Ukulele Technique

Barbie Wong Music