Essential Elements Ukulele Book 2 is a great next step for players who are ready to expand their knowledge of music and further develop their skills on the ukulele. This comprehensive method book uses familiar and popular songs to introduce more advanced strumming options and fingerpicking techniques. A combination of traditional notation and tablature are used to illustrate new ideas. The accompanying online audio provides demonstrations of songs and play-along accompaniments, making this method a nice framework for individual practice or group instruction. This book also includes many well-known songs, including: Amazing Grace; Rock Around the Clock; This Little Light of Mine; Eight Days a Week; Yellow Submarine; Count on Me; Upside Down and Israel Kamkawiwo'ole's version of Somewhere Over the Rainbow.