Come, Come, Ye Saints is one of my favorite hymns and I wanted to play it on harmonica. I’m terrible at the harmonica, but that isn’t stopping me from wanting to play it. Getting the tabs to line up with words isn’t easy. It may shift. I hope not, but it might. 4 4 -4 … [Read more…]
I was listening to some old tunes today and I got the itch to play “What a Wonderful World” on the guitar. I’m talking about the version with James Taylor, Paul Simon, and Art Garfunkel. It’s a cover of a Sam Cooke song, but in this case I prefer the cover to the original. The … [Read more…]
It’s Christmas Eve and I’m playing around with the ukulele again. I couldn’t find a good uke version of this song, so I put these chords together: Abide With Me – Ukulele chords F C F C Bb F C Bb F Abide with me; fast falls the eventide; F Bb F Bb F Bb … [Read more…]
My new ukulele put me in search of songs to play. I saw Ukulele Mike’s version of Edelweiss, by Rodgers and Hammerstein, and loved it. Eventually I would like to learn his melodic version. In the mean time I thought it would be fun to adapt it to simple chords. Cami then told me she … [Read more…]
I just discovered this song, and a few more by Old 97s. Where have they been hiding?
I got a Mindy Gledhill CD for Christmas a few years ago. That genre of music can sometimes nauseate me, but the CD ended up being really good. My music has been in a state of disarray after some iPod problems and reformatting hard drives. But I was sorting through it about a week ago. … [Read more…]