How to Travis Pick on the Ukulele!

Travis picking is a popular picking style for guitar players, but did you know that this technique can be applied to the ukulele? In this tutorial I show you how you can implement the same principals on your uke in just 5 easy steps! You have all the instructions you need in this video but you can also follow along in Issue 31 of UKE Magazine (available from or if you sign up to my Patreon page (, you can get a printable pdf of the tab or an interactive version.

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  1. Sylvia Heckley

    That’s brilliant Mike . I can see I won’t get any housework or gardening done today .

    1. Mike Haysom

      Haha, thanks Sylvia. I’m sure those things can wait 😉

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