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Top 10 Best Baby Musical Instruments

Music such a great way for children to express their emotions even without uttering a word. By carefully shaking the maracas or striking a tambourine, your children develop an additional type of intelligence that they will need when they grow older. They also make great gifts. This is why...

Top 10 Best Ukulele Picks 2024

A ukulele pick is one ukulele accessory that is not always needed, but necessary when the song calls for it. You should still have one in case a song requires you to play it. There are many great ukulele picks on the market and it is difficult to find...
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9 Best Ukulele Straps 2024

There are a lot of ukulele straps available on the market. Just do a search on Amazon and you'll see thousands. So how do you comb through these results to find the best ukulele strap? That's where we come in. We've curated some fo the best ukulele straps so...
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Basic Ukulele Chords: Easy and Beginner-Friendly!

Learning to play the ukulele is not intimating as you think it is! Basic ukulele chords are easy to master even for individuals who haven't played any string instrument before. As matter of fact, you can play some of these basic ukulele chords only require you to...
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Best Beginner Ukuleles 2024 – Buying Guide for Beginners

Ukuleles have become increasingly popular over the last few years. Not only are they easy to play with, but they are also able to produce a bright and resonating tone that is particularly pleasant to the ear, conjuring up visions of beaches on a tropical island. Such popularity of the...
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Guide to Ukulele String Names, Notes, and Numbers

A new ukulele player might find it difficult to track which string to play. The good news? There's an easier way! Knowing how many different color-coded sets you have available will make tuning much more intuitive, too. In this article, we will describe different ukulele string names...
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Guitalele Tuning Guide

The guitalele might look like a lovechild of a guitar and ukulele, but it's not intimidating at all. It's easy to learn and much easier to carry than a regular guitar! But, how do you tune this adorable string instrument? The answer might surprise you! Here's everything...
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What Is the Best Ukulele Pick Up?

All ukulele pickups have one purpose, and that is to amplify the sound emitting from your uke. However, not all pickups are capable of delivering the right tone. Some might even distort the sound and pick up background noise! Don't make the wrong purchase. Here are the...
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11 Different Types of Ukulele – Which One Is for You?

Did you know that there are different types of ukuleles to choose from? You can find a uke in a cute pineapple shape and even a ukulele that looks like a guitar! If you are curious about which to get, you should stick around because we'll...
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Best Concert Ukulele Cases

Concert ukuleles are brilliant instruments to play with due to the sound they produce and their ease of use. They are also noted for their way of being played. Whether you are an amateur or a professional ukulele player, you should be mindful of the safety and security of...
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