You’ve recently purchased a shiny new ukulele and now you need music for the ukulele! You look the part of a established folk player, you just need the musical know-how to back it up. Well, never fear!

Below are my top five pieces of music for the ukulele and  every beginner player. Get these under your belt and you’ll well on your way to being a master musician!

Let It Be – The Beatles

A soothing classic that is a must have in every repertoire.

5 Years Time – Noah and the Whale

Something peppy for the family picnic?

Walking on Sunshine – Katrina

Cause when your happy and you know it, make sure everyone else does too.

Ho Hey – The Lumineers

Ho Hey – Hey Ho – Lets go!

Whiskey in the Jar – Thin Lizzy

This is actually a traditional Irish folk song that dates back over a hundred years… who knew?

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About the author

After gaining a degree in Music from the University of Derby in 2014, Dan has worked in Music Education in both the UK and Netherlands. A guitarist by trade, Dan continues to perform with his band and other various musicians around the West Midlands.