Anne Ku: How to Make a Song Sound More Interesting and Fun to Play
2020 Belfast UkeFest
How to Make a Song Sound More Interesting and Fun to Play: Every song has its own history and different artists’ interpretation of it. How do you bring life to a song so that it doesn’t sound like the others? You can tell it like a story, with a single strum per chord in the verse. You can get a group to sing acapella. You can use the ukulele as a percussive instrument for some portions of the song. You can repeat certain stanzas, split your group to call and response, use echoing effects. Learn and practice the different tricks to make a song more interesting than written.