Ukulele Mele Lesson | Hanohano Hanalei | F-9 chords with Hum Ding-Ah Strum -

Mele Fong teaches how to play the traditional Hawaiian song Hanohano Hanalei. Learn how to form on and off-base ukulele chords in the key of F with 9-chords, and how to strum the unique Hum Ding-Ah Strum. See images of the ukulele chords on the video as you watch close-up views of Mele’s fingers forming […]

Story Behind the Song | Hanohano Hanalei | by Ukulele Mele -

Mele Fong aka Ukulele Mele tells the story behind the traditional Hawaiian song Hanohano Hanalei. The song was written in the 1920s by a popular Kauai musician and politician in honor of Hanalei Valley. NOTE: Monthly Online Lessons by subscription are no longer available from Mele’s website Instead, you can learn to play the […]