Euke2TG More Easy Ukulele Songs in C – Teacher’s Guide


Euke2TG    More Easy Ukulele Songs in C Teacher’s Guide – by Matthew Dane Peavoy

This is our second collection of easy songs for ukulele, designed to get you singing and playing the ukulele in the very first lesson! The chords used in this collection are introduced through a series of one chord songs (C tuning). Mastering the chords before having to learn to change chords eliminates much of the frustration that young beginners face. After introducing the chords used, 22 easy two-chord songs are given. This collection also includes 13 songs with three or more chords. A CD with recordings of all the songs is included.

Students will learn the chords and how to change chords using the folk songs that are given in the collection. In addition to the songs in the collection, we’ve created projectable chord practice slides for easy pop songs on YouTube that use the same or similar chords (links are included in the projectable). Students will really enjoy playing along with these pop songs. Where possible, links to the original artists’ performance, lyric pages, chord practice videos and ukulele tutorial videos are given. This collection does not address reading notes and playing melodies – the focus is on learning songs to sing and strum.

Materials Included

In the printed product:
– Printed Book / Audio CD
– Digital Book PDF / Audio MP3
– Projectable PDF

In the CD product:
– Audio MP3
– Projectable PDF

Songs Include:

– Stella Ella Olla
– Head and Shoulders Baby
– Peanut Butter
– Short’nin’ Bread
– Miss Mary Mac
– Bats
– Ronald McDonald
– A Pizza Hut
– If All the Raindrops
– Little Red Wagon
– Oh My Darling
– Tell My Ma
– Apples and Bananas
– Okkitokiunga
– Rabbits
– The More We Get Together
– Fish and Chips
– Miss Lucy
– Father Abraham
– Chumbara
– Tony Chestnut
– Old Woman
– My Hat
– Oh, My Aunt Came Back
– Lukey’s Boat
– A Ram Sam Sam
– Mary Mac
– Fillimiooriooriay
– Ain’t Gonna Rain
– Waded in the Water
– She Waded in the Water
– John B. Sails
– Siyahamba
– Hagdalena
– Mama Don’t Allow
– I’ve Been Working
– Kumbayah
– On Top of Spaghetti
– Sippin’ Milkshakes
– Christopher McCracken
– You’ve Got to Sing
– O Canada
– Star Spangled Banner

Book: More Easy Ukulele Songs Teacher’s Guide
Projectable: Notation
Projectable: Lyrics