Ukulele Warm-Ups to do EVERY DAY! (Strumming and Fingerpicking)

Hello! Today we doing some warm-ups! Many of you have told me that you don't know what to do for daily practice, so I decided to make a practice video you can revisit daily.


The lesson portion of the video begins at 0:34 and the daily practice begins at 5:56 

In this warm-up video we are doing the following:

  • 12 Bar blues chord progression
  • Fingerpicking pattern 4-3-2-1
  • Fingerpicking pattern 4-3-21-3 
  • Island strum
  • Island strum with a chuck
  • Left hand muting
All in all, the purpose of this warm-up is to get you picking, strumming, and to improve your playing. The more you do this, the more you will grow in your practice.   




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