You've practiced your strumming
and now you're really humming!
Let's play some songs!
Click on the song of your choice. The lyrics and chord changes will appear. Each chord you need to strum on your ukulele is above the word. If there is no chord above the word, continue to strum the chord previously given. Remember to review the sections Holding and Strumming the Ukulele and Learning Ukulele Chords for more practice. Happy strumming!
These songs represent the work of original authors and their interpretations of the music. Some songs have become popular folk songs and original authorship may not be traceable. We need to respect the work of original authors. You may use these songs for private use, study, scholarship, or research.
CLEMENTINE: A popular folk song
DOWN IN THE VALLEY: A popular folk song
EIA MAKOU: The Hawaiian children's song heard on the opening page of this website
HAWAI'I PONO'I: The Hawaii State Anthem
HELE ON TO KAUA'I: A popular Hawaiian song with English lyrics
HE'S GOT THE WHOLE WORLD IN HIS HANDS: A popular folk song
HUSH LITTLE BABY: A popular folk song
I'M A PALM TREE: A silly song easy to play for ukulele beginners
THE KAU KAU SONG: A humorous ditty highlighting Hawaii's multicultural heritage
MAIKA'I KAUA'I: A lovely Hawaiian song honoring the beauty of Kauai
ON THE ISLAND: A popular Hawaiian song with English lyrics
ON TOP OF SPAGHETTI: The silly version of a popular folk song
THIS LAND IS YOUR LAND (HAWAIIAN STYLE): The popular Woody Guthrie song, with lyrics that sing to the splendors of Hawaii