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Up to this point it  will be noticed that onty two keys
have been used to play  in, viz. D. and G. the reason being
that the principal chords  are the easiest to play in these two
The range of keys with this easy fingering can however be
extended by tuning the Ukulele either a semitone higher or a
tone lower.
we shall be able to do so, using the same fingering as for
D. and G.
In a similar manner by tuning down a tone
We are enable to play in the keys of C. and F. also with the
D. and G. fingering.
This gives us a wider range of keys and extends the use of
the chords already mastered, so that to practically any song of a
popular type an accompaniment can be vamped.
A chart for fingering the chords most necessary is given on
pages 22-25, followed by a selection of Copyright Song Choruses.
Before proceeding it is, however, recommended that
the student carefully revises his method of holding and fingering
the Ukulele.
The chords will become increasingly difficult to finger unless
the following points are attended to.
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