Choan Gálvez

Ukulele composer, player, and teacher - Barcelona

Ukulele tabs (page 2 of 6)

I publish most of my works as ukulele tablatures. These are available for download.

A. P. Drove Me to Tears

A wonderful 'adagio' composed by Choan Gálvez for ukulele with scordatura. Performance by Giovanni Albini.

Waltz for Alira

A jazz-waltz lullaby. Moderate difficulty.

Sitting by the Fountain

A piece of early romantic style, of intermediate-advanced level, with many fretboard displacements and a bunch of slurs to add beauty… and some difficulty.

Тоска (Toska)

An advanced piece for solo ukulele, built upon the classical tremolo guitar technique.

Speak Low

A Kurt Weill's tune that has reached the status of jazz standard. Advanced.

Stompin' at the Savoy

Transcription of Choan Gálvez's arrangment. Advanced.


A popular standard from 1925, played on solo ukulele by Choan Gálvez.

Ernest Ka'ai's El recuerdo

Arrangement by Choan Gálvez of one of the pieces included in the 1916 edition of The Ukulele and How It's played. Thought for low G, also apt for reentrant tuning.

Ernest Ka'ai's Hone A Ka Wai

Choan's arrangement, apt for both low G and reentrant tuned ukuleles.

Habanera de Bienvenido

An original dance tune for solo ukulele, with a dedication to my grandparents.