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The Emotional Value of Chords

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Play Ukulele By Ear #1
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Picking Ukulele By Ear

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3 Chord Magic

Magical Mystery Chords

Fab Four ’63-’64

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Sparkle Your Twinkle!

Posted on: October 9th, 2009 by dville

Once you have the three chords and melody down to a simple song like Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star, adding in a couple of pretty minor chords can really sweeten the arrangement. Here is Twinkle played in the Key of F, with an added A minor, Bb played in the 2nd position, an added G minor 7th and C7. If you listen closely you might hear part of the beginning to What A Wonderful World.

2 Responses

  1. pluviculture says:

    That was a wonderful version. Thanks for this as well as the two preceding videos. I've been neglecting my uke practice, and these posts have been a spur to get back to it.

  2. Jim's Bio says:

    Thank you. It's always nice to get positive feedback. Now, go practice!Jim

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