The Successful Musician Podcast

The mindset of Success (Episode #1) - Recorded on 02-19-2018

Beings successful means different things to different people. Some people find success in spending time with their family, some people find success in making a lot of money while others find success if they are playing music or doing the things they love.

Defining what is success will be a topic we dive into later but right now I want to talk about the mindset of success.

I believe this is so important since many of us are still...

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Online Ukulele Lessons – What to expect

What to expect from online ukulele lessons?

Once you decide to play the ukulele, then you can expect that you have made the right decision. Being one of the easiest instruments to learn from some top sites for online ukulele lessons will be a good idea. This instrument is comparatively easier to learn because it has 4 strings in comparison to a guitar. Both the adults and children of any age group can play this wonderful instrument. As it is easy to use, which is why many individuals take...

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Ukulele Strum Patterns that Beginners Need To Know

One of the most important things you need to do properly as a ukulele player is strum.

Weather your a beginner or long time ukulele player, weather you play at home or in a ukulele group, strumming is most likely the thing you do most. 

The thing that I have noticed is that many people just pick up a ukulele and strum what come natural to them. The problem with this approach is that most people's natural instincts are wrong.

They use improper technique which limits their talents and...

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The Way You Approach Anything Is The Way You Approach Everything

I was watching a YouTube video that was sent to me by one of my students, Brian, who is a Sales Supervisor at Mercedes.

It's funny because somehow my personal email ended up on Brian's group email that he sends to his team everyday. This was the 4th day in a row that I had gotten an email from him and I was actually going to ask him to take me off the list.

But, I figured that I must have been send this email for a reason so I decided to click on the link and watch the video.

Part of the...

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10 Most Important Ukulele Chords

Playing a song on ukulele is really a fun activity. There are many artists who can play almost any song on the ukulele. This is because of their knowledge about the instrument and the hard work they have put in to achieve this knowledge. No doubt, there is no alternative to the hard work and experience but there are certain chord progressions which are used in most of the songs with slight variations. By learning these progressions, it will be easy for you to learn to play new songs.

 

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Online Ukulele Lessons

The evolution of technology has changed many things in the world. There is a continuous change in the way of doing things. This continuous improvement is good for the world. One such profession which has seen a change in it due to technological advancement is teaching. With the change in the teaching methods, the change in learning methods is also observed. The introduction of E-learning is the reason for it. The good thing about the E-learning is that it is not limited. This platform covers...

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5 Things You Should Know Before You Learn To Play Ukulele

Many people in the world today are in awe of the ukulele. The reason behind this is its soothing sound and cool appearance. Also, it is easy to carry because of its small size. 

 So if you are looking to learn a ukulele here are the 5 things you should know:

1.    Not a mini guitar:

Many people in the world think that a ukulele is just like a mini guitar which is totally wrong. A ukulele has the G string one octave higher as compared to the guitar.

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Get To Know Ukulele Fretboard

The vibrations produced in the ukulele strings can mesmerize anybody. A ukulele has something in it which no other instrument in the western music can give you. The sound produced when the fingers roll over the strings is so soothing that almost every heart listening to it develops a feeling to play it. But not many people in the world play it perfectly. This happens because:

1. No tutor to teach you.

2. No instrument knowledge.

3. Do not know how to start.

If you are also encountering these...

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Select the Best Ukulele

Ukulele is a stringed instrument comprising 4 strings. It is a member of the guitar family. It has become a popular instrument. With rising popularity, there are numerous makes and models of Ukuleles available in the market.

Availability of different types of Ukuleles makes it difficult to select the right one. It is a good idea to study the features of different of Ukuleles and take a well-informed decision regarding the one that best meets your needs.

Factors to be considered while choosing...

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How I Got 1000 YouTube Subscribers

 

It's funny to think that several months ago I remember being at 276 Subscribers and seeing other YouTube Ukulele Channels, like The Ukulele Teacher, and wondering how the heck did he get to over 900,000 subscribers?

Well, I should have guessed what the formula was, I mean people have told me but I guess I didn't want to believe it.

Somehow I expected my channel to go from 276 subscribers to 1,000,000 overnight, but it doesn't happen that way.

Here is what I have done to help the...

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