Ukulele Sheet Music & Songbooks
More often than not, the unmistakable sound of a ukulele immediately brings to mind sunny skies, singing seagulls and sandy Hawaiian beaches. There's no other instrument quite like it, and any experienced player will tell you that it's also a lot of fun to learn. Even better, aspiring ukulelists have a wide variety of ukulele sheet music songbooks to hone their skills with, from simple 3 chord hits to complex jazz pieces and even Beatles and Bob Marley songbooks. These songbooks come to you from respected music publishing companies like Hal Leonard, Alfred and Berklee Press, and many of them are even accompanied with play-along CDs.
Any one of these ukulele sheet music songbooks would make an exceptional addition to your collection. Of course, learning ukulele versions of songs by your favorite artists is a great way to kick off your ukulele journey, and the Hal Leonard Taylor Swift - 1989 for Ukulele book is a top seller that features all the tracks from Taylor's 2014 hit album arranged for the ukulele. Another popular item is the Alfred The Who - Uke 'An Play Easy Ukulele TAB Book. It contains 14 Who hits, including "The Kids Are Alright", "Magic Bus", "My Generation" and "Pinball Wizard". Every essential guitar riff and solo is represented here for you to master on the ukulele.
Or, maybe Christmas is just around the corner and you want to bring together your family and friends with holiday classics in front of a toasty fireplace - in which case, the Hal Leonard Christmas Ukulele Fake Book will do just the trick. This book includes melody, lyrics and chords for over 250 yuletide favorites. Pull out this songbook at your next holiday bash and you'll have no problem getting everyone into the spirit of the season.
And there are many other excellent options here as well, so don't think you have to settle for just one. After all, owning a diverse assortment of songbooks can only improve your ukulele technique and broaden your abilities. Whether you have aspirations of hitting the folk festival circuit or simply want to accompany yourself with music during a sunny summer day, there's something in this catalog for anyone who plays (or wants to learn) the ukulele.