HOW TO PLAY THE MOST IMPORTANT BARITONE UKULELE CHORDS

BARITONE UKULELE CHORD TUTORIALS

20 Most popular chords

Hello! Today we are learning how to play the most popular chords on baritone ukulele. As you scroll through this post you will see the top 20 most used chords. Take some time to memorize these and you will find that it is much easier to play through songs and jam with people when you don't have to search through chord charts for a chord diagram. 

Please note: baritone ukulele is DIFFERENT from soprano/concert/tenor ukuleles

1. C Major Baritone Ukulele Chord


Chords are a combination of notes played together at the same time. That's why we strum all four strings when we play this chord! In order to make a C major chord, we need a combination of notes Cs Es and Gs.

It is important to learn C chord because it is the most popular and most used chord! You will see this chord over and over again in many songs.  Make sure you keep your hand curved as you play this chord.



2. G Major Baritone Ukulele Chord


In order to make a G major chord, we need a combination of notes Gs Bs and Ds. It is important to learn G chord because it is the 2nd most popular and most used chord! You will see this chord over and over again in many songs.  Make sure you use your ring finger for this chord.  



3. F Major Baritone Ukulele Chord



In order to make a F major chord, we need a combination of notes Fs As and Cs. It is important to learn F chord because it is the 3rd most popular and most used chord! You will see this chord over and over again in many songs.  Make sure you only touch the strings you're pressing on as you play this chord. 



4. D Major Baritone Ukulele Chord Tutorial 


In order to make a D major chord, we need a combination of notes Ds F#s and As. It is important to learn D chord because it is the 4th most popular and most used chord! You will see this chord over and over again in many songs.  Make sure that every string is ringing as you adjust to this chord.


5. A Minor Baritone Ukulele Chord Tutorial


 In order to make a Am chord, we need a combination of notes As Cs and Es. It is important to learn Am chord because it is the 5th most popular and most used chord! You will see this chord over and over again in many songs.  Make sure you check that every string rings as you play this chord. 



6. A Major Baritone Ukulele Chord Tutorial


 In order to make a A major chord, we need a combination of notes As C#s and Es. It is important to learn A major chord because it is the 6th most popular and most used chord! You will see this chord over and over again in many songs.  Make sure your fingers are all on the second fret when you play this chord. It is so easy for the fingers to move to other frets when doing this one. Remember to breath your way through it. 



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