Soprano Ukuleles - the most versatile type of ukulele that boasts amazing storage and portability characteristics thanks to the smallest body. Typically, it has a range of 12-15 frets and GCEA tuning.
Concert Ukuleles - this type is just a bit bigger, but it gives it a higher volume and more robust sound. It usually has a range of 15-20 frets and GCEA tuning. Concert ukulele is one of the most popular models.
Tenor Ukuleles - again a little bigger body and again a more robust sound that is rich in bass frequencies. Typically, it has a range of 15 and more frets and GCEA tuning.
Baritone Ukuleles - a ukulele with a large body that excels in rich and robust sound. Usually, it has a range of 19 and more frets and DGBE tuning. You can expect a longer scale here.
Bass Ukuleles- this instrument can boast with the largest body, but it is still very versatile and convenient for travelling compared to other stringed instruments. You can expect a very deep sound that perfectly enhances the concert or tenor model's chord play perfectly. The range of this instrument is 19 and more frets. The bass ukulele is tuned in EADG tones.
Guitaleles- a hybrid of guitar and ukulele but unlike ukulele, this mini guitar has 6 strings. It sounds a little more vibrant than a regular guitar. An ideal start to the world of guitars with nylon strings. When playing this instrument, the same fingering is used as on a regular guitar. Most often, it tunes higher than a regular guitar, using the A-D-G-c-e-a tuning.
Other Ukuleles- these are the real eccentrics in the ukulele category. Instruments with eccentric shapes or non-traditional materials attract not only the eye but also the listener's hearing. Thanks to the full and inimitable sound, they will attract attention on stage and at every good party.
The ukulele is a relatively quiet acoustic instrument, but there is also a variant with a built-in pickup. Electroacoustic ukuleles will find its use on a concert stage, in a music club or in a recording studio - simply wherever the quiet sound needs to be amplified. In addition, the electronics often include a built-in tuner, thanks to which the instrument can be tuned very quickly and efficiently even in demanding sound conditions. When buying a ukulele equipped with a pickup, it is also necessary to think about a suitable instrument cable and combo.
It will, but there is a risk it could get wet on the road, or dirt getting into it. You may get wild and burst a string or you will simply be uncomfortable playing while standing. You know where we're going - it's always good to have a pouch that protects the tool, and makes it easier to transport it. Next, you will definitely need a spare set of strings or a clip tuner and a strap. Do not forget about the cable for the electroacoustic instrument - it will not work without it.
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