I’m super happy I bought a (ad) Ukulele on March 11, 2020 a few days before the stay-home COVID19 safety recommendations and I learned to play a new instrument and sing along at age 62!

I found a free Ukulele Tuner App online and here’s information on how to tune your ukulele:

Here are some chord-charts and song-sheets:

Beginner Ukulele Chords

Ukulele Chords

Happy Birthday

You Are My Sunshine

Three Little Birds – Bob Marley

Don’t Worry Be Happy – Bobby McFerrin

Let It Be – Beatles

Somewhere Over The Rainbow – IZ cover

The Lion Sleeps Tonight – The Tokens (Solomon Linda)

Peace Train – Cat Stevens

This Little Light of Mine – Zilphia Horton (Harry Dixon Loes)

Landslide – Fleetwood Mac

Dreams – Fleetwood Mac

I Kissed A Girl – Katy Perry

Blackbird – Beatles (Notes to Lyrics)

Photo of C major Scales Notes on Ukulele from book by Hal Leonard:


About Solfege scales:

Hopefully someday I’ll make videos of me playing ukulele and singing, but here are some to get you started:

You Are My Sunshine Tutorial – Bernadette Teaches Music

Three Little Birds Tutorial – Cynthia Lin

Don’t Worry Be Happy Tutorial – Cynthia Lin

Why does playing ukulele and singing make me feel happy and literally feel like I’m healing?

How playing an instrument benefits your brain:

How music can heal the brain:

How does music affect your brain?:

Effects of music on the brain:

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