The Do – Stay Just A Little Bit More (Chords)


The Do – Stay Just A Little Bit More (Chords)

It’s really saying something when even I’m bored of the sound of ukuleles in adverts. I’ve been back and forth over whether this one actually is a uke. I think it sounds like a violin being played ukulele style.

The song is in the key of B. So I’ve moved everything up a fret to make it more uke-friendly. If you want to play in the original key tune down a semi-tone.

It’s all easy going up to the middle section when you have to start messing with a G# chord. I’ve put the usual chord shapes in the chart, but you might be better off keeping your ring finger on the G string (4th fret for the G chord and 5th fret for the Cm chord) as it makes the G# transition a little easier.

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  1. ronhale August 30th, 2009 11:57 pm

    A little research reveals (in order of entry) :ukulele, xylophone,
    guitar, string bass, plus strings, whistling, shakers, organ, percussion. Felt silly having to be told the band’s name refers to
    scale tone do (re mi). Franco-Finnish duo. Very nice tune….

  2. Woodshed August 31st, 2009 9:38 pm

    ron: Thanks for the info.

  3. kim September 6th, 2009 1:30 pm

    oh finally! thanks for this! btw how should the strumming be?

  4. Woodshed September 13th, 2009 8:54 am

    kim: Try d – d u – – d -

  5. catherine January 27th, 2010 10:40 pm

    are they scratchung the stringsto make that nice muted sound? im learning — how do they do it?

  6. SuperFog July 14th, 2010 10:50 pm

    Wow… Your taste in music just blows my mind!
    The Do are amazing! I keep getting confused, because they’re logo/sign says the dø, and ‘ø’ is actually a letter in my language (Danish)…

    But very much thanks for this!

  7. Woodshed July 17th, 2010 5:26 pm

    SuperFog: Thanks!

  8. jinger September 25th, 2010 7:48 am

    Finding this CD in a bookstore, I can’t stop but keep listening to the song. In Taiwan, few of my friends like to listen to this kind of music.:(
    So i am so happy to be here.
    Sorry for my poor English. :)

  9. Woodshed September 25th, 2010 2:53 pm

    jinger: Glad you’re enjoying the song. And you’re English is great.

  10. Den November 26th, 2010 9:56 pm

    juste magnifique

  11. Woodshed November 27th, 2010 2:31 pm

    Den: Glad you like.

  12. Nancy March 20th, 2011 6:45 am

    wow!! I love the do! there are awesome!!! thank you so much for this!! you are the best keep it up!

  13. Teddy September 1st, 2012 5:06 pm

    Woodshed, just like to say thanks for everything you do on this site, you’re my Ukulele Yoda (Ukuyoda?). Also, jinger’s English is better than most English people’s, especially on the internet.>

  14. Woodshed September 3rd, 2012 12:28 pm

    Teddy: You’re very welcome!

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