Posted by JanetB, written by Earl Scruggs
- Play count: 137
Size: 756kb, uploaded 6/16/2019 9:16:49 AM
Genre: Bluegrass / Playing Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time
TOTW June 14, 2019: "Nashville Blues"
Here's a bit of an Earl Scruggs classic for the old-time Tune of the Week, 6/16/19. I've always thought it's fine to play in clawhammer style whatever suits me, though others may differ in opinion. The Dm tuning (aDFAD) gives this tune flavor and then it jumps suddenly to a major chord. Great composition!
Sunday, June 16, 2019 @9:56:26 AM
Don't think I ever heard a CH version. It works nicely. Well played. You mean it jumps to a major, yes?
Sunday, June 16, 2019 @9:59:46 AM
Yes, Rick. I’ll edit it. Thanks.
Sunday, June 16, 2019 @7:19:51 PM
I remember working up this one from the black Earl bible...and thought it was fine. When I finally heard the recording sometime later...well image Homer Simpson smacking his forehead with “D’oh!”. Sounds great as clawhammer style!
Monday, June 17, 2019 @3:06:22 AM
Tuesday, June 18, 2019 @3:58:49 AM
Awesome! Janet you have made this classic even "Classic-er"!
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