How do I read tablature (Ukulele)?

Tablature (or 'tab' for short) is one of the most popular ways of writing music. It's like a map, showing you which strings and frets to play.


Reading tab is like looking down at the strings on your ukulele. G string is nearest to you and A furthest away. 


Each note has a number that tells you which fret to play: 1, 2, 3, and so on. '0' means to play a string open (without holding any frets down).

In Yousician, the color of the note tells you which finger to use. Check out the little hand to see how it works. 


In Yousician, we write chords as blocks that show you when to strum.

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