Ukulele is usually divided into four categories: soprano, concert, tenor and baritone. The sizes are 21 inches, 23 inches, 26 inches, 30. Inch.
Each size of ukulele has its sound advantage, the specific choice is to look at personal preferences, but it is not recommended for novices to choose 30 inch, 30 inch for the bass, the final sound is the guitar's first four strings, it is a kind Little guitar, fingering is also a reduced version of guitar fingering, which may be more suitable for friends who have played guitar.
Ukulele has two common shapes, one is guitar type and the other is pineapple type.
In general, the pineapple type has better resonance, the tone is more special, and the guitar type sound is more traditional, but the actual difference between the two is not too great. It is better to choose the shape you like.
Ukulele can easily learn. If you have a certain knowledge base, especially a friend who has a certain understanding of the guitar, you can start by choosing a self-study primary. However, for those who have no basis for music and musical instruments, the choice of self-study at the beginning may be incomprehensible. The various terms in the textbook are confused and learned. In this case, choose to teach the teacher. Learning is better.
If you are self-study at a relatively junior level, and feel that you can't rise, you are also recommended to pay for the training class. The teacher will teach with your heart and you will learn with your heart. A good teacher will teach according to the needs of the students. Let students quickly and comprehensively understand the instrument, music theory and playing skills.
For beginners, it is important to establish a correct posture or play in the early stages. Because there are too many details to be taught in the process of learning any kind of instrument, sometimes the card can't break through somewhere and you want to give up. For example, some people don't want to learn because the strings are not tight, but they don't know that the reason is that the position of the left thumb is misplaced, and it can be solved by a teacher. It is a very pity to lose interest and give up learning because of such small details. People's enthusiasm is limited. If you can't get a return on certain results when you have the strongest interest, your enthusiasm will be smaller and smaller.
As a new instrument, ukulele has seen a geometric increase in the number of people studying in recent years. Ukulele learns simple, more portable, family friends, camping out, travel and study, can play anytime, anywhere, and learn a simple instrument that can bring happiness to yourself and friends in your spare time. To improve your temperament and charm, why not?