Whether you heard from the classic Tarantino flick Pulp Fiction or the foot-stomping Black Eyed Peas Pump It. There’s no doubt about it, its an earworm of melody. Let’s learn to play the signature riff of Misirolou on the ukulele.

What Are We Learning To Play?

Below is a video of what you will be able to play by the end of this post. 

Ukulele Tabs

I have stripped it down somewhat as my fingers just ain’t fast enough to keep up with the original pace. You will likely be able to achieve the constant picking if you grab a plectrum though.

A |-------------------------------6-------------|
E |---------------4-5---7-7-7-7-----8-7---------|
C |-4---4-4-4---4-------------------------------| x2
G |---------------------------------------------|

A |-------------------------------|------------------------------|
E |-8-7-8-7-5---7-5-7-5---4---4---|-8-7-8-7-5---7-5-7-5---4------|
C |-------------------------5-----|-------------------------5-4--|
G |-------------------------------|------------------------------|