OKAY, let’s look at Steal My Kisses by Ben Harper. The song has three chords in it: G C6 and D6. Here are the chords in open position on the uke:
And here are the chords “up the neck”:
NOTE: The D6 up the neck needs to be played at the 5th fret. There’s a little 5 there at the top of the diagram that is hard to see.
The progression goes like this:
| G | C6 | D6 | G |
Here is the song:
OKAY LET’S LEARN THE STRUMMING GROOVE:
Here is a recording of me on guitar playing the basic strumming groove on a G chord. Listen to it a few times and then go on to the video below and I’ll teach the strum using the Hear the Strum approach:
Here’s a video of me teaching this strumming groove:
And a video showing how to put all the chords together. Enjoy!
That’s all for this week! See you in a couple of weeks.
All the best,
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