What each beginner needs to know to rise up and playing as soon as imaginable, plus somewhere to go after that. Learn to tune your uke and to strum some simple chords from our favorite Chord Families: C, G, F, D and A. A lot of familiar song examples, in addition to referrals to classic songs on You Tube. There may be fingerpicking (including Travis-picking), 12-bar blues, cool chords around the neck, some useful scales and an explanation of the Minor Keys. There is not any wish to read music, but There may be just enough music theory to assist in making you a better player, including the demystification of the Circle of Fifths.