View Full Version : need help with chords

09-15-2009, 06:44 PM
hey everyone,
so i wrote a song, its pretty indie sounding, and i wanna put it to uke. Im havin a lot of trouble though gettin chords to flow and sound good next to each other. anyone got adivce? thank you! as always the first people i go to with my uke problems!

Uncle Rod Higuchi
09-16-2009, 12:58 AM
Do you have a sound sample of the melody we could work with?

What key?

09-16-2009, 04:27 PM
so i tuned my uke to the beirut sound...the half step up. so a G#, C#, F, A#. I will start out with a basic C or F then lose it. im goin for a low key indie sounding song. im just competely lost with puttin chords in.

09-16-2009, 05:27 PM
Start with a C chord. When you want a small change, throw in a F, Am or an Em. When you want to create tension, go to G or Dm.

09-16-2009, 05:38 PM
ok thank you. sounds good.