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  Genre: Old Time  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: A  Tuning: Sawmill (gDGCD)  Difficulty: Expert28th of January 
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Notes: Capo 2 to sound aEADE. Unusual fingering of the 5th string at the 7th fret to play one phrase.
  Genre: Other  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: C  Tuning: Open C (gCGCE)  Difficulty: IntermediateAf Shabes in Vilna 
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Notes: A Klezmer tune.
  Genre: Old Time  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Difficulty: IntermediateBlackberry Blossom 
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Notes: Tuning gDGDE
  Genre: Old Time  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: A  Difficulty: IntermediateBreaking Up Christmas 
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Notes: Tuning - aEAC#E
  Genre: Old Time  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: A  Difficulty: ExpertBull at the Wagon 
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Notes: Tuning - aEAC#E
  Genre: Old Time  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: A  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: IntermediateCamptown Races 
Posted by carlb, last updated: 6/4/2013 7:14:19 AM
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Notes: Capo 2. The Stephen Foster song.
  Genre: Old Time  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Key: D  Difficulty: ExpertChicken Polka 
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Notes: This is musical notation and not tablature.
  Genre: Old Time  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Difficulty: IntermediateCumberland Gap 
Posted by carlb, last updated: 9/24/2012 6:14:38 AM
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Notes: These three tabs are in different keys and different tunings.
  Genre: Old Time  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: D  Tuning: Double C (gCGCD)  Difficulty: IntermediateDiamond Joe 
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Notes: capo 2
  Genre: Old Time  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Difficulty: IntermediateGuitar Player's Easy Path to Clawhammer 
Posted by carlb, last updated: 10/14/2014 6:12:58 AM
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Notes: An article in the Banjo Newsletter in December, 1980. Two tabs, Pastures of Plenty and Darling Nelllie Grey. Article contains suggestions on playing with the banjo tuned, in a relative manner, to the top four strings of a guitar or the bottom four strings (Kyle Creed's tuning for Cumberland Gap). 5th string can be tuned to play in most any key. Chord positions are like guitar chords. Additional words for Darling Nelly Gray (corrected spelling) - B.R. Hanby What I published in the Banjo Newsletter only shows verses 1, 2, and 5 and the two choruses. 3. One night I went to see her but "she's gone" the neighbors say, The white man bound her with his chain, They have taken her to Georgia to wear her life away, As she toils in the cotton and the cane. 4. My canoe is under water and my banjo is unstrung I'm tired of living anymore; My eyes shall look downward and my songs shall be unsung While I stay on the old Kentucky shore. Two copies of the sheet music are available from the Library of Congress (Historic American Sheet Music; links are to Duke University Libraries, Digital Collections) http://library.duke.edu/digitalcollections/hasm_a3400/ http://library.duke.edu/digitalcollections/hasm_conf0019/
  Genre: Old Time  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: D  Tuning: Double C (gCGCD)  Difficulty: IntermediateIda Red in D 
Posted by carlb, last updated: 11/16/2012 1:24:53 PM
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Notes: The tuning choices don't give the actual tuning which is aDAde.
  Genre: Old Time  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: D  Difficulty: IntermediateQuince Dillon's High D Tune 
Posted by carlb, last updated: 5/11/2013 9:18:14 AM
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Notes: Tuning - aDADE; source - Armin Barnett via Alan Jabbour from Henry Reed
  Genre: Old Time  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: D  Difficulty: IntermediateRye Straw (from Melvin Wine) 
Posted by carlb, last updated: 5/11/2013 9:15:03 AM
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Notes: Tuining - aDADE. This version could be played for a dance as it's regular.
  Genre: Old Time  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Difficulty: IntermediateSeneca Square Dance 
Posted by carlb, last updated: 6/4/2013 7:16:31 AM
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Notes: Tuning - gDGDE
  Genre: Old Time  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Difficulty: IntermediateStony Point 
Posted by carlb, last updated: 5/11/2013 9:08:48 AM
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Notes: Tuning - gDGDE (Old G)
  Genre: Old Time  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: D  Difficulty: IntermediateSullivan's Hollow 
Posted by carlb, last updated: 6/5/2012 11:02:53 AM
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Notes: Tuning: aDAde A tab I wrote in about 1980 and never published (in the old style of the Banjo Newletter tabs). Give it a try.
  Genre: Old Time  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: D  Difficulty: IntermediateTwin Sisters from Melvin Wine 
Posted by carlb, last updated: 6/13/2013 5:07:24 AM
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Notes: Tuning - aDAde This tab was published in the Banjo NewsLetter in February, 1984.

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