workshops

Schedule | 2014

Featherstone Uke Group
Martha's Vineyard, MA October 1
more info

Cape Cod Uke Cabaret
Orleans, MA October 3-4
more info

Narragansett Ukulele Strummers
Pawtucket, Rhode Island Oct. 5
more info

Magic Fluke Company
Sheffield, MA October 10
more info

The Sounding Board
West Hartford, CT October 11
more info

Sticks & Stones Farm
Newtown, CT October 19
more info

No. VA Ukulele Ensemble
Reston, Virginia October 26
more info

High Strung Violins & Guitars
Durham, North Carolina November 1
more info

Charlotte Uke Meet-Up
Charlotte, North Carolina Nov. 2
more info

NC Ukulele Academy
Wilmington, North Carolina Nov. 8
more info

Previous Events

Ashokan Uke Fest-NY

Austin Ukulele Weekend

Britt Festival Uke Camp

California Ukulele Academy

Corktown Uke Jam-Toronto

Kerrville Folk Festival

Langley BC Workshops

Lone Star Uke Fest

Melbourne Ukulele Festival

2012 & 2014 NAMM Shows

Reno Ukulele Fest

Tampa Bay Getaway

Ukulele Club de Montreal

Vancouver BC Uke Fest

YOUkulele - Top Ukulele Sites
Top 50 Ukulele Sites

 

3 Chord Club: Peter, Paul & Mary

Posted on: November 25th, 2011 by dville
This week at the 3 Chord Club we learn three songs from the greatest folk trio of all time Peter, Paul & Mary.

Each Friday we choose three songs from a specific artist, label or genre of music that we’ll learn by ear. All the songs will contain three chords or less (with the exception of Bonus Chord songs)! You’ll find links to the lyrics but not the chords. That’s where your ears come in. Since you know the song has only one to three chords, try to figure out the changes, or chord progression by ear while watching the YouTube video. Here’s a hint, most of the time the chords will be the I-IV & V or V7 chords. In the Key of C, that’s C-F-G or G7.

Remember, the sound examples may be in various keys. As an added bonus, try to figure out the key of the recording.  If you can’t figure out the original key of a song or songs refer to the Extra Credit Hints at the bottom of the post.
(Hint: Verse I-IV-I-V-I)

(Hint: I-IV-I etc.)
(Hint: I-IV-I-V-I)
Extra Credit Hints:
Blowin’ In The Wind: Key F (Chords F-Bb-C)
Leaving On A Jet Plane: Key A (Chords A-D-E)
This Land Is Your Land: Key A (Chords A-D-E)

Leave a Reply

tools

for learning


Play Ukulele By Ear 1
Vol. 1 DVD or Download
more info


Play Ukulele By Ear 1.5
Playing By The Numbers
NEW! DVD or Download more info


Play Ukulele By Ear 2
Vol. 2 DVD or Download
more info


Play Ukulele By Ear 3 NEW! Soloing DVD or Download more info

 


see all products
& descriptions

read reviews


© 2012-14 Jim d'Ville play ukulele by ear  |  graphics and layout by lindesign  |  built and maintained by Gray's Web Design                   Top