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Americana Ukulele

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Fingerstyle, clawhammer, three-finger bluegrass, bottleneck slide and flatpicking. Giddyup!

Here's what you'll learn in Americana Ukulele:

  • Travis Picking "Lonesome Valley"
    • Performance Video
    • Lesson 1: Introduction to Travis Picking
    • Lesson 2: Walking the Walk

  • The Ukulele's Inner Mandolin “Home on the Range”
    • Performance Video
    • Lesson 3: That Mandolin Sound
    • Lesson 4: More "Mandolin Chords"

  • Flatpicking “Arkansas Traveller”
    • Performance Video
    • Lesson 5: What’s Up, Doc Watson?
    • Lesson 6: Pickup Lines

  • Clawhammer “Angeline the Baker”
    • Performance Video
    • Lesson 7: The Mighty Bum-Ditty
    • Lesson 8: Long Live Melody!
    • Bonus: 30-minute Bum Ditty Bootcamp

  • Bluegrass Banjo-style Picking “Cripple Creek”
    • Performance Video
    • Lesson 9: That Bluegrass Sound
    • Lesson 10: Hot Licks

  • BONUS: Blues Slide Ukulele "Are You My Sunshine?"
    • Performance Video
    • Lesson 11: Slide Ukulele Basics
    • Lesson 12: Sliding with Style

All videos are filmed in high-definition and all lessons use two cameras to capture the best angles. You'll also get play-along backing tracks performed and produced by James Hill for every song plus interactive sheet music (speed up, slow down, loop sections for practice), printable sheet music and TAB and a virtual fretboard to show the exact placement of every note. 🤩