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Natural, Sharp and Flat Notes of the `Ukulele Fingerboard - G Tuning

Often calle Baritone tuning and the same as the thin four strings of a standard tuned guitar.

PUBLISHED: Jan 2, 2005 UPDATED: Oct 18, 2016 • VIEWS: 1 • LESSON CODE: UL23_g

Instruments: ukulele Subjects: tuningsbeginnerintermediateadvanced

Natural, Sharp and Flat Notes of the `Ukulele Fingerboard - G Tuning

The G Tuning comes in two versions where string four is either tuned to the "D", a major second below string one or low "D" where string four is a perfect fifth below string three.

The G tuning with a low D is the same as the thin four strings of a standard tuned guitar.

G Tuning

Any tuning is possible on a ukulele as long as the construction supports it and a string is available.

G Tuning is common on the Baritone ukulele and can also be used on a tenor ukulele with a high D string four.

All notation examples are show in concert pitch.

G Tuning

C-shape-C_tuningKey of "G" Tuning - For Baritone and Tenor ukulele. The same as the higher four strings of a standard tuned guitar. So you already know how to play the Baritone and Tenor Ukulele.

String 4 can also be tuned up one octave. A tuning that the great jazz ukulele player Lyle Ritz favors.

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