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Clawhammer Tutorial for Banjolele + Ukulele

From Lester T Web, this short and stripped-back tutorial will have you playing clawhammer method on your banjo uke or ukulele in no time. Scroll to the bottom of this page for the TAB music mentioned in the video.


Key insights:

๐ŸŽธ Clawhammer technique requires a re-entrant tuning with a high G string on a ukulele, making it essential for achieving the right sound.

๐ŸŽถ Plucking and pulling off technique is crucial for clawhammer-style banjo uke playing.

๐ŸŽถ Clawhammer technique can be a helpful way to keep time while strumming.

๐ŸŽธ The sound of clawhammer without pull-offs can lack rhythm and flow, making it difficult to maintain a smooth sound.

๐ŸŽธ Hammer-ons and pull-offs can make the clawhammer flow more smoothly, adding an extra note to the sound.

๐ŸŽถ Clawhammer banjo ukulele sounds much more alive with hammer-ons and pull-offs, adding fluidity to the music.

Here is the TAB for what Lester teaches in the video:


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