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My hobbies are enjoying knowledge through study courses, ukulele, sharing this knowledge through adult education classes.

This page is for educational to share information that is useful for ukulele players. Share items of interest - theory. No personal photos. Examples of things to post are blues songs with chords, Gospel country and country songs. Modern songs are welcome provided they are clean lyrics. The Online course and published book is available at https://www.udemy.com/introduction-to-ukulele/learn/#/
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Book published for players of ukulele
http://www.amazon.com/Playing-Ukulele-Fuss-Ju…/…/ref=sr_1_1… Michelle Daley


Thursday, April 7, 2016

12 Bar Blues in the Key of C

12 Bar Blues in the Key of C
C / / / | C / / / | C / / / | C7 / / / |

F / / / | F / / / | C / / / | C7 / / / |
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G7 / / / | F / / / | C / / / | C / / / |

12 Bar Blues
In its basic form, it is predominantly based on the I-IV-V chords of a key
For example: C F G and add the 7th if it suits the song.
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12 bar blues songs:
Be-bop-a-lula -Gene Vincent / John Lennon
Hound Dog -Elvis Presley
Johnny B. Goode -Chuck Berry
Bopping the Blues -Blackfeather
The Wanderer - Dion
Going up the Country - Canned Heat
Makin' your mind up - Bucks Fizz
Mountain of Love - Johnny Rivers
Lucille - Little Richard
Rockin' Robin - Michael Jackson
Jailhouse Rock - Elvis Presley
Blue Suede Shoes - Elvis Presley
Tutti Frutti - Little Richard
In the Summer Time - Mungo Jerry
etc.