With Alfred's MAX Ukulele Method, you'll start with the basics like holding the ukulele, reading music and TAB, and playing chords. Styles covered include blues, rock, jazz, classical, folk, and more, and you'll hear every example performed by a live ukulele player. A DVD is included with every book in Alfred's MAX Series, offering maximum instruction at a minimum price. Now you won't just hear the music, you'll also see how it's done---making it very easy to learn to play. This is the best way to get started playing ukulele!