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Rock Heavy Strum

PUBLISHED: Sep 19, 2018 UPDATED: Mar 21, 2020 • VIEWS: 9 • LESSON CODE: UL126-UKESTRUM1-Rock-Heavy

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Rock Heavy Strum

The Rock Heavy Strum has application in Rock, Hard Rock, and Pop.

A Rock Heavy Strum is typically a four beat pattern where each beat is sub divided into two and counted 1 + 2 + 3 + 4 +. It is strummed with all down strokes.

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The Muted Strum • Updated: Oct 19, 2015

The muted strum is executed by relaxing the chord hand during the strum. If the chord is a barre, relaxing the pressure is enough to create the percussive, drum like effect. If holding an open chord, the fingers relax but maintain enough finger pressure to get the muted sound. This is what a few players are calling, The Universal Muted Chord. You're utilizing your ukulele as a percussive instrument and there is no discernible pitch - just like a drum. This chord works on any song just as a drum works with any song and does't care what the key is.

This is a great chord to use when learning a new strum.

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A Guide to Ukulele Strums
Updated: Apr 11, 2019

Learn a variety of strums and rhythmic patterns in wide range of musical styles.

Modular Phonetic Rhythm, The Foundation and Workbook 1
Updated: Nov 9, 2015

Modular Phonetic Rhythm represents a significant advance in the teaching and application of rhythm.

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Building Your Core Strums for Ukulele
Updated: Jan 1, 2003

Rhythm are in-separately linked to strums. Using the Modular Phonetic Rhythm System developed by Chuck Anderson this series of lessons start with the core four strums all ukulele players use and throughly digs in to the many variations possible.

Modular Phonetic Rhythm by Chuck Anderson
Updated: Jan 1, 2003

Modular Phonetic Rhythm represents a significant advance in the teaching and application of rhythm. Eliminating many inefficient aspects of rhythm education, Modular Phonetic Rhythm streamlines the traditional educational approach, resulting in a reflexive reaction to rhythm.

Ukulele Strums - Getting Started
Updated: Jan 1, 2003

Strums are in-separately linked to rhythm. Using the Modular Phonetic Rhythm System developed by Chuck Anderson this series of lessons starts with the core four strums all ukulele players use, need to know and throughly digs into the many variations possible.

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