“1, 2, 3,
‘1, 2, 3 Shush!’
is a quick, easy, first piece to learn on the ukulele – and it sounds
the fourth time instead of playing the strings, raise your first finger on
your strumming hand to your lips and say “Shush!”
a ‘Flying Thumb’ to strum down through all four strings.
down three times.
Do this four times ‘Shushing’ and
then four times replacing the ‘Shush’ with a click of your fingers!
If you're accompanying your class learning
these beginner pieces and would like an extra challenge...!
This beginners piece is based around a chord
of 'A minor' or Am as it is written.
To make this chord put the 2nd finger on
your Left Hand on the fourth (top) string of your ukulele in the
second space (fret) and push hard!
Play all four strings three times along with
your class - dont forget to 'shush!'
We can represent the Am chord in a chord
diagram below....more about chords and their diagrams
can be found here...