Ukulele playing: pick or fingers?

One question I was asked fairly regularly by ukulele students in the past was: Which is better for playing ukulele – fingers or pick*? This blog post will hopefully go some way to explain why both are equally viable options. There – if you came to this article solely for reassurance on your preferred methodContinue reading “Ukulele playing: pick or fingers?”

Reblog: Ukulele tuning problems

Another reblog, this time from early 2016. For some reason, this article has been widely read in Indonesia and the Philippines (according to my stats on WordPress). Either many people route their Internet through these countries, or they have a serious ukulele addiction (or tuning problem)! Either way, hello and thanks for reading – feelContinue reading “Reblog: Ukulele tuning problems”

Warm up & practice recommendations

This week, I’ve had the rare luxury of free time. Free time to pick up my guitar whenever I like and play. Not specifically for any particular goal, just to PLAY for the love of playing. It then occurred to me just how little I get to do this. Usually I pick up my guitarsContinue reading “Warm up & practice recommendations”