Easy Ukulele Blues In C


 

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How to Play Easy Ukulele Blues In C

The Blues Shuffle is one of the defining and most commonly used rhythms or riffs in Blues music and in my opinion, sounds cracking coming from a ukulele!

To play the 12 bar blues in the key of C, start by playing these three chords:
CFGNext, play the shuffle notes (shown in red) alongside the chords, alternating them with each strum.

shuffle notes

Take a look at the video to see how Josh uses alternating fingers.

There you have it! Blues in C.

Once  you have mastered the pattern, you can add your own rhythms and tempos. Try starting very slowly and speed up as you get more confident.

Happy strumming 🙂
 
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