Thinking about getting a ukulele? If you want to know more about the ukulele and what you should be looking for then this guide is for you. I have put this together to explain common ukulele terms, frequently asked questions and what to look for when buying a ukulele.

Common Ukulele Terms

Are you not familiar with the various different terms used for the components of the ukulele that are important to understand when shopping? I have explained all the key and common terms used when talking about a ukulele in this guide.

Frequently Asked Questions

I have put together a list of the most recurrent questions that the sales team gets asked. The questions include:

  • What about Electric Ukuleles?
  • Does the Shape Affect the Sound?
  • What Tuning is a Ukulele in?
  • Should I read Reviews?
  • How do you Tune a Ukulele?

What to Look for When Buying a Ukulele

I also cover the important things to look for when buying a ukulele and how these different things can affect the overall playability and sound quality as well as the different sized ukulele’s you can get.



About the author

Jack is the Sales & Marketing Manager at Normans Musical Instruments and has been in this post since September 2012 after Graduating from University with a degree in Music. Jack's expertise is in guitars, technology and live sound although he does have a very well rounded knowledge of all aspects of Music.




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