Ukulele fretboard tools

Practical music theory and tools for ukulele


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Learn Fretboard map to music notation

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Chord Finder Chord Finder results for A+7
Type a chord name; see a common chord diagram for it.
Scroll up the neck to see different voicings.

Chord Namer Draw a chord diagram; see a list of common names for it.

Chord Families Ukulele chord family snapshot
Choose a key signature; see all diatonic chords in the key. See how chords relate to each other, within a Key. Chord substitutions and how they work.

Music Notation
Study chord diagrams and corresponding notation on the staff.

Chord Factors Root, third, fifth, seventh... what are they, and how can they help me?

Scale Degree How do the chords in a key relate to the scale? How do 'Nashville Numbers' work?

Common Chord notation
Naming conventions; standard notation; tablature; diagrams; grips.
There are many ways to represent chord shapes. Let's explore them, and how they relate to each other.


Chord diagrams Build your own SVG Chord diagrams, with color-coding, scale degree, etc.

Scale diagrams A tool for creating fretboard diagrams with scales, multiple chord inversions, etc.

Music stationery Print your own manuscript paper with any combination of music staves, blank tabs, and chord frames.

Play: Fretboard games


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Games for fretboard familiarization

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