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anaka
05-23-2009, 01:22 AM
Hey UUers! This week on Uke Minutes ...

Uke Minutes 47 - How to Bend a Note (http://ukuleleunderground.com/2009/05/23/uke-minutes-47-how-to-bend-a-note/) (or "Bends and Pre-bends")

Not to be confused with decompression sickness ("the bends") or stipends for clergymen ("prebends"), this week's episode includes a nice little note-bending trick to help you to bend those especially tough white strings that everybody uses.

Check it out, and if you've got questions, comments, tips, tricks, ideas about bending - post them below!

(Extra points to the person who can guess what song the background beat was modeled after!). Hope your day is terrific!

Fred Miu
05-23-2009, 06:13 AM
yet another very awesome uke mins. mahalo.

UkuLeLesReggAe
05-23-2009, 10:10 PM
i like the way aldrine bends, mine arn't too good :D

grappler
05-23-2009, 10:20 PM
awesome! great video

pat rock
05-24-2009, 03:08 PM
Thanks for the great vid, I've been playing for years and never really thought much about bends. It wasn't until you pointed it out, Aldrine, that I noticed I support my ring finger with the others when bending! Yes, it turns out you know me better than I know myself...Later, Rock