Learn to Play "The Girl From Ipanema" on Ukulele with Instructor Jeffrey Thomas
A Little Info About This SongThe Girl from Ipanema recently featured in the Rio Olympics closing ceremony. Originally The Girl from Ipanema recently featured in the Rio Olympics closing ceremony. Originally written in 1962 it became a hit around the world and won a Grammy for record of the year in 1965. It has been performed by many artists including Antonio Carlos Jobim, Pery Ribiero, Astrud Gilberto, Stan Getz, Frank Sinatra and many more. It is the 2nd most recorded pop song of all time behind "Yesterday" by the Beatles.
Jeffrey's Instructional Video
The Original Song
Book A Free Lesson with Jeffrey ThomasJeff is offering a free 30 minute lesson over Skype to ukulele players of any level. Jeff is the best in the business and can provide expert knowledge on mastering "The Girl from Ipanema" and many more songs of your choice. Jeff is a friend of ours at UkuleleMate and has been teaching Aussie students for many years, we can't speak highly enough of him. We encourage you to go ahead and schedule your free lesson today.
Leave a comment
Comments will be approved before showing up.
Also in News
Do you want to learn how to play the 80’s popular game Super Mario Brothers Theme? The melody is so catchy and it’s fun to play on the ukulele so we thought you’d like to play it too! In this tutorial, Jeff will show you the basic melody for beginners. This version was kept simple for the most part so beginner ukulele players can easily learn how to play it. Enjoy!
What makes a Kalimba good? Kalimbas are pretty straightforward instruments. There aren’t many parts. That means that the parts they do have are all the more important. So when you’re looking to buy a Kalimba online, which is about the only option right now, it pays (literally) to develop some kind of discernment.
If you’re looking to buy a ukulele right now, what brand or model sounds the best to you? That’s a very difficult question to answer. If this is your first or even second ukulele, you probably don’t have much of a reference. So let’s take a look at a few brands that I feel offer the best combination of quality, value, and diversity.