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Core Ukulele Chords - Level One

PUBLISHED: Oct 28, 2013 • UPDATED: Jan 3, 2019 • LESSON CODE: UL42-7z • VISITS: 16

ukulele Subjects: advancedintermediatecorechords

Core Ukulele Chords - Level One

The remaining chords for The Big Six, Level I Core Chords.

The Big Six chords include: Seventh 7, Major Seventh maj7, Minor Seventh m7, Half Diminished Seventh or Minor Seven Flat Five m7b5, Diminished Seventh o7, and Augmented Seventh +7. These six chords form your core set of 4-part chords.

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The order to learn these chords is shown below. Although the order is a recommendation it's critical to start with the first chord, the seventh. After that the m7 or maj7 and the order can be determined by your needs. This is the order I follow with my private students.

The Foundation of the Big Six

  • Seventh - There are the four F7 voicings that have been covered in this series of lessons

The Rest of the Big Six Core Chords

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