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Adeste Fideles

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Raul Cabezali, updated: 11/15/2014
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Notes: Chord work

Africa

Genre: Popular  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 3/12/2018 - 1 Member Comments
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After the Gold Rush

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: D  Tuning: aDGBD  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 6/5/2013
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All My Loving

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: Am  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by larrytanner, updated: 6/14/2010
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Notes: This version of All My Loving by the Beatles is based on an arrangement by Tom Arri. This version is slightly different from Tom’s arrangement and it contains Harrison’s guitar solo rearranged for banjo. I thought about adding the triplet guitar rhythm to really make it sound like the Beatles, but ended up not adding it because it muddied the arrangement. If you want to hear how the triplets would have changed the arrangement, I left part of it in module 5 of the TablEdit file. Enjoy!

America the Beautiful, key of C

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by waystation, updated: 8/22/2012
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Notes: Notes: This tab is included in my book, "Bluegrass Banjo from All Sides", which is scheduled for release by Mel Bay in September 2012. The book contains multiple versions of 15 tunes. "America the Beautiful" is presented here in two keys, G and C. This arrangement in C is easier to play than the G arrangement. You can hear these two tabs played in my MyHangout MP3 library.

America the Beautiful, key of G

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Expert
Posted by waystation, updated: 8/22/2012
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Notes: This tab is included in my book, "Bluegrass Banjo from All Sides", which is scheduled for release by Mel Bay in September 2012. The book contains multiple versions of 15 tunes. "America the Beautiful" is presented here in two keys, G and C. The arrangement in C is easier to play. This is the G arrangement. You can hear these two tabs played in my MyHangout MP3 library.

Amie (Pure Prarie League)

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by banjo1971, updated: 7/20/2018 - 1 Member Comments
Download: PDF | GUITAR-PRO 5

Notes: This has tab, chords and lyrics to the first verse & chorus.

Angels We Have Heard On High

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by BanjoSampler, updated: 9/7/2009
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Notes: Christmas song arranged in Scrugg's style

Bad Moon Rising

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 2/26/2010 - 1 Member Comments
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Bela Fleck - Big Country

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: E  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Jodebanjo, updated: 3/14/2013 - 10 Member Comments
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Notes: Pretty accurate version of the famous Big Country by Bela Fleck and the Flecktones. Includes the part where the clarinet starts playing. PDF version. Edit 17-feb-13: Slight adjustment to measure 41 Edit 14-Mar-13: Added the Final licks in a seperate pdf and GP5

Bela Fleck - Eager and Anxious (B-part & intro)

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Jodebanjo, updated: 2/20/2014 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: There is a great tab of Eager and Anxious on Banjohangout already. This is the B-part, as played on the Spectrum album. It is different from the live versions and i actually prefer this version. It is slightly more difficult than the one already tabbed out but a bit more fancy too. Also included now is the intro from the Spectrum album. The files are PDF. Update 2/20/14: GP5 file included for B part incl small changes.

Best Day of My Life (American Authors)

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: D  Tuning: aDGBD  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by nbell133, updated: 3/7/2014
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Notes: Couldn't find a banjo tab for this song anywhere, so I figured I'd give it a shot. Let me know what you think! Not a huge fan of the song itself, but I feel that the tab is accurate.

Better Than By John Butler Trio

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: D  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by samfleabasss, updated: 11/7/2014
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Notes: John Butler uses his nails on his first, second an thumb to play the notes, but finger picks will work as well.

Big Country part 1

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: E  
Posted by ananok, updated: 1/16/2011
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Notes: this is my simplistic version of big country by Bela Fleck and the Flecktones

Big Country part 2

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: E  
Posted by ananok, updated: 1/16/2011
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Notes: this is the second part to Big Country by Bela Fleck and the Flecktones

Bill Bailey

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by BanjoSampler, updated: 9/8/2009
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Blackbird

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by sadovsky, updated: 12/27/2011
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Blackbird

Genre: Rock  Style: Other  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by kellyweeks55, updated: 10/16/2012
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Notes: Here is my 2 finger version of the Beatles song Blackbird

Blackbird (3-finger and guitar) - Paul McCartney

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 1/18/2012
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Notes: This is banjo - guitar duet of Paul McCartney's Blackbird. The guitar is from Paul's playing. The interesting is that he uses only 2-finger chords, fretting mostly the second and the fifth string, and uses the open third string as a kind drone. The banjo is a relatively simple 3-finger with mixed forward and backward rolls to match the rhythm of the guitar.

Blackbird (accompnying banjo and solo guitar)

Genre: Popular  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Key: G  Tuning: Drop C (gCGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 1/23/2012
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Notes: This is a version of Paul McCartney's Blackbird. I have prensposed Paul's guitar playing to banjo, and added a guitar part that simply plays the melody as sung by Paul.

Blackbird (Beatles) Arrangement

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mherring, updated: 5/21/2010
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Blue Spanish Eyes (Moon over Naples)

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Fathand, updated: 5/6/2012 - 1 Member Comments
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Notes: This Tune also known as "Spanish Eyes" or "Moon over Naples". Uploaded for the Mariachi Thread started on May 5, (Cinco Di Mayo). Please advise if you see any errors as I only had a chord chart and my ears to go by. The timing may be a little strange in order to keep the Mariachi feel. Thank You Mirek for assisting with this.

Bonanza TV Theme

Genre: Popular  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Key: G  Tuning: Drop C (gCGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 4/24/2019 - 3 Member Comments
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brown eyed girl

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: C  Tuning: Tenor Standard (CGDA)  
Posted by pddngtn, updated: 10/24/2009 - 1 Member Comments
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Burden in My Hand

Genre: Rock  Style: Backing Track  Tuning: Open Gm (gDGBbD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Cowboyavery, updated: 11/17/2017 - 6 Member Comments
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Notes: This is a clawhammer-played backing track for "Burden in My Hand" as performed by Soundgarden. I was interested in learning to play and sing a song that was never meant for banjo in a clawhammer style, and this is what I came up with! It seemed appropriate considering the recent passing of Chris Cornell. Many thanks to whomever published the chord structure on www.songsterr.com. I found this version to be very well done and it gave me a great starting point. I also want to thank Mike Iverson for his excellent website banjoutah.com, where I found the fingerings for the chords in Gm tuning. This is my very first tab of any kind, so comments and critiques are welcome. I invite any interested players to make improvements, add licks and even change styles to Scruggs or other as the notion takes you. I have included chord diagrams to facilitate further creativity.

By the Light of the Silvery Moon

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  
Posted by schlange, updated: 6/16/2006
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By the Light of the Silvery Moon

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by BanjoSampler, updated: 9/8/2009
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Notes: Old popular standard

Can't Buy Me Love

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   
Posted by schlange, updated: 3/22/2006
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Can't Help Falling In Love

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by jbickfor, updated: 5/25/2016
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Carry On My Wayward Son midi test

Genre: Rock  Style: Other  Key: Am  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 8/29/2014
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Notes: an example of a raw midi input to tabled it from Guitarpro with no tweaks to make it more banjoistic for thread http://www.banjohangout.org/topic/290503/

Chattanooga Choo CHoo

Genre: Popular  Style: Exercises and Licks  Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 2/12/2016 - 1 Member Comments
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Notes: An example of using a midi file to generate a tabledit file.

cinnamon girl

Genre: Rock  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Key: D  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 1/1/2014
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Color My World

Genre: Rock  Style: Other  Key: F  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 10/26/2014
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Notes: In response to a song for a wedding

Comfortably Numb (1st break)

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: Bm  Tuning: aDGBD  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Banjo Island, updated: 1/31/2013
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Crazy (Gnarls Barkley) - Wes Corbett Solo

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: Cm  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Expert
Posted by Zephinie, updated: 8/11/2018
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Notes: Here is the solo Wes Corbett plays in "Crazy" with Jake Jolliff on YouTube. Lots of closed position single string! The video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F-wkL_eiCpU

Cucaracha

Genre: Popular  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by guilec, updated: 1/6/2010 - 1 Member Comments
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Notes: It's not perfectly written, but after you play it, you'll be able to figure it out. Contact me if needed.

Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: Dm  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by BanjoSampler, updated: 11/14/2018
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Notes: Christmas song from the Nutcracker Suite

Deck the Hall (counterpoint)

Genre: Popular  Style: Classic  Key: F  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 11/24/2014
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Desperado - Ric Hollander

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Tuning: Double C (gCGCD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Frailblazer, updated: 10/8/2011 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: Notes: This is my arrangement of The Eagles' "Desperado" for solo fingerstyle banjo. You are free to use this arrangement for noncommercial purposes only. For other possible uses please contact the author - Ric Hollander (ric.hollander@gmail.com) www.richollander.com

Desperation lick

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  
Posted by eagleisland, updated: 11/10/2011
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Notes: Approximation of opening lick to Miranda Lambert song "Desperation" per request of BHO member EarlsGranada

Don't Be Cruel

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: D  Tuning: aDGBD  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 10/11/2011
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Down By The Bay

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 6/10/2014
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Down On The Corner - CCR (CH and 3-finger)

Genre: Rock  Key: C  Tuning: Double C (gCGCD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 6/15/2015 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: I made this tab on a request for a clawhammer tab, but it includes three different versions. Down On The Corner is a difficult clawhammer tune because of its calypso rhythm, three-finger style works much better. To get the calypso rhythm in clawhammer you must use some drop thumbs combined with "skips" (or air brushes), and emphasize the drop thumb notes. To get the calypso rhythm in 3-finger it is just to play a forward roll (T M t I M t I M - T for emphasize melody note played by thumb and t for thumb on fifth string) The three versions I have tabbed are: 1. First the basic riffs, as played on guitar (but it is played one octave lower on guitar). It is important to get the right rhythm when playing this. Count fast 1-2-3-1-2-3-1-2 and the melody notes falls on the 1s.This can be played in any style. 2. Then a clawhammer version where I have tried to get the calypso rhythm. Be sure to get the drop thumb and the skips (air brushes) right to keep the rhythm. Your hand shall be moving in a steady up and down motion as in most clawhammer tunes, but the emphasized drop thumbs and skips will get the calypso rhythm effects. 3. And finally a three-finger version based on a simple forward roll. I think this is much easier than the clawhammer version because the forward roll fits into the calypso rhythm.

Dream A Little Dream Of Me

Genre: Popular  Style: Minstrel (Stroke Style)  Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 9/20/2014
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Notes: single note

Dropkick Murphies- "State of Massachusetts"

Genre: Rock  Style: Other  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Kuit_14, updated: 9/19/2010 - 1 Member Comments
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Notes: "State of Massachusetts" By, Dropkick Murphies (AKA- The Nitro Circus Theme Song) Intro Note*: This song is orgionaly for a Irish Tenor Banjo. This Tab is made for a 5- string Banjo. Tuning is done in a Standard open G. However the low D must be tuned down to A#/ B flat for this intro to sound correct! (gA#GBD)

dropkick murphys

Genre: Rock  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by MSETTLE79, updated: 8/11/2010 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: since bajo tabs r so hard to find i thought id feed u baby birds shipping up to boston dropkick murphys by: msettle79@yahoo.com 4 sting banjo intro -2-0-2-0-2-4-5-4-2-0--9-7-5-7-5-4-5-0-2- ---------------------------------------- ----------------------------------------- --------------------------------------- riff 1 -2-0-2-0-2-4-5-4-2-0-- ---------------------- --------------------- ---------------------- riff 2 -2-0-2-0-2-4-5-9---- ------------------- -------------------- -------------------- riff 3 -9-7-5-7-5-4-5-0-2- ------------------- -------------------- -------------------- ORDER intro riff 1 riff 2 riff 1 riff 3 the state of mass. dropkick murphys by: msettle79@yahoo.com 4 sting banjo intro/main riff --------------------------------------------- -5--5-5-------------------------------------- --------7-5-3-3-3-3-5-------------0-0-0-0-0-- ----------------------5-5-5-5-3p0------------ X2 -------------------------------------------- 5-5-5-----8-8-8-5-3-3-3-3-5-5-5-5----------- ------7-5----------------------------------- X1 -------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------- -0-5-00-7-00-8-00-12-00-10-00-8-00-777777777 -------------------------------------------- -------------------------------------------- play this fast as hell the 5-5-5----- ------7-5- are 2gether its hard to get the rhythm

Du bist Du (Banjo-Cover)

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by Gregor_Badeda, updated: 5/23/2019
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Notes: Also known as "vergiß es nie"; Christian song.

Dust in the Wind

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mtbe, updated: 12/30/2009 - 3 Member Comments
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Notes: Tab by Bill Knopf.

Early Bird

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Stu D Baker-Hawk, updated: 10/20/2012
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Notes: Based on the playing of Bernie Leadon. Recorded source: The Eagles (self titled)

El Condor Pasa

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: Em  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 2/10/2018
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Every Breath You Take

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Drop C (gCGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 11/6/2014 - 2 Member Comments
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Every Day by Buddy Holly Page 1

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by ronh2510, updated: 8/29/2011 - 1 Member Comments
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Notes: Here's a Tab for that great Buddy Holly tune Every Day. This falls nicely on the Banjo in G tuning. The B part of the tunes gets 'up the neck' but don't be put off as the picked notes are all in the chord shapes for Bb and Eb. Check Youtube for 'stratpac' for a video clip of me playing this arrangement. Have fun Ron H

Every Day by Buddy Holly page 2

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by ronh2510, updated: 8/29/2011
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Notes: Here's page two for this great Buddy Holly tune.

Everybody's Talkin' At Me

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: E  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 11/1/2017
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Notes: Harry Nilsson

Everything Had Changed - The Barenaked Ladies

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by chrisbenninger, updated: 3/27/2011
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Faithless Love

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: D  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Studebaker Hawk, updated: 9/3/2009 - 1 Member Comments
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Notes: Based on the playing of Herb Pedersen from the Linda Ronstadt recording, this J. D. Souther favorite is played in the key of D with the banjo in a G tuning with the fifth string tuned to A. The role of the banjo is primarily that of backup to Ronstadt’s vocals.

Fallin'

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   
Posted by schlange, updated: 3/27/2006
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Fire and Rain

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  
Posted by schlange, updated: 3/27/2006 - 2 Member Comments
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First Noel, The

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by BanjoSampler, updated: 9/20/2009
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Notes: Traditional Christmas tune, arranged for the beginner.

Five Foot Two Eyes Of Blue

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by schlange, updated: 11/14/2013
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Notes: For use with this lesson: http://www.banjohangout.org/blog/31003

Friend of the Devil (Verse Break)

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by TautHeadTim, updated: 11/18/2010
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Notes: Beginner/Intermediate. Not the “Pickin on” version and not quite Scruggs. The last couple bars are pretty uninspired. Please feel free to hijack, improve and expand. I’d love to see an intro and chorus added. See notes for additional comments.

Frosty the Snowman

Genre: Popular  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mwblake, updated: 9/14/2009 - 3 Member Comments
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Notes: Simple melodic arrangement of the Christmas classic. Felicitations of the season!!

Galway Girl

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by eagleisland, updated: 3/22/2018
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Notes: Steve Earl tune. The verse and chorus are set up as Scruggs-style backup. The instrumental break incorporates melodics.

Gandy Dancer

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by pluckerdude, updated: 3/6/2013
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Notes: Original by the Ventures

Gentle on My Mind

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: D  Tuning: Drop C (gCGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by RickyDoo, updated: 12/25/2011 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: This beautiful chord progression allows for a lot of creativity on the rolls. Pretty much anything you try will sound great. CAPO II, Drop the 4th string one full step. Tune the 5th string to A.

Georgia On My Mind

Genre: Popular  Style: Classical  Key: A#/Bb  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by tom nelson, updated: 6/22/2012 - 2 Member Comments
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Get Back

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  
Posted by schlange, updated: 3/29/2006
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Get Back - Beatles

Genre: Rock  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by tonet, updated: 1/3/2010
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Notes: I love The Beatles. This is my arrangement for Get Back song.

Ghostbusters

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 10/29/2010
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Notes: I ain't afraid of no ghosts!!

Give My Regards To Broadway

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: A#/Bb  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Expert
Posted by KI4PRK, updated: 2/8/2010
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Notes: Here is a well known pop tune from the teens by George Cohan, "Give My Regards To Broadway". I have it arranged here in the key I found in a book of piano tunes, and it is a good key for the tune. Has a whole lot of inside, square (un-syncopated) rolls. Has a single string lick, and the ending is a great Don Reno "rake" ending, used on such tunes as his (Rural Rhythm) recording of "Limehouse Blues". Has a Rhythm Guitar & Bass rhythm track. Have fun!

Going to California

Genre: Rock  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: D  Tuning: aDGBD  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Cowboyavery, updated: 5/21/2018
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Notes: I tabbed this as a hybrid between a melodic, stand-alone arrangement and a backing track for singing along. The melody, though not exactly rhythmically true to the Led Zeppelin original, is pretty apparent throughout the arrangement, with the secondary bridge ("Seems that the wrath of the Gods...") section being the most notable exception. Overall key is D, so I tuned the fifth string to a. It's a little bite-y at the beginning to my ear, but I believe the arrangement as a whole works much better with the a. I hope y'all enjoy it, and constructive criticism and advice is most welcome!

Grandma Got Ran Over By A Reindeer

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 11/26/2018 - 1 Member Comments
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Notes: transcribed from original recording

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by BanjoSampler, updated: 9/7/2009
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Notes: Christmas standard

Heart of Gold

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  
Posted by Banjoman3987, updated: 3/6/2011 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: Since I'm not convinced that I'm "done" with the song yet, I'm asking for input. How might someone else play it, or how might the existing structure be improved? Please let me know what you think. The song uses a "simplified" version of the original chord progression (Neil Young played Em7 chords often, whereas I have simply replaced many of them with Em chords because I couldn't figure out a way to make it sound as good on the banjo).

Hello Dolly/Don Reno

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: A#/Bb  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by SCFActg, updated: 7/30/2012
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Hello Mary Lou

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: A  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 12/12/2015 - 1 Member Comments
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Helpless

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 2/26/2010
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Here Comes The Sun

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: D  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by sadovsky, updated: 4/7/2014
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Here Comes the Sun - Ric Hollander

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Tuning: Double C (gCGCD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Frailblazer, updated: 10/8/2011 - 1 Member Comments
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Notes: This is my arrangement of George Harrison's "Here Comes the Sun" for solo fingerstyle banjo. You are free to use this arrangement for noncommercial purposes only. For other possible uses please contact the author - Ric Hollander (ric.hollander@gmail.com) www.richollander.com

Hey Jude

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 11/10/2012
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Hold Me Tight

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   
Posted by schlange, updated: 4/29/2006
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Honky Tonk Woman - Herb Pedersen

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Mooooo, updated: 3/2/2019
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Notes: Herb Pedersen's break from the Old and in the Gray LP. here's a link for reference, have fun: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sz_-CMapzrY&feature=youtu.be

Hotel California - Clawhammer

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: Cm  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 2/9/2014 - 1 Member Comments
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How Deep is Your Love

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: D  Tuning: aDGBD  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 11/12/2014 - 1 Member Comments
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Hurt

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by Perry Turner, updated: 11/18/2017
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Notes: The guitar part's not complete

I Know Your're Married, But I Love You Still/Reno

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: D  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by SCFActg, updated: 8/24/2011 - 1 Member Comments
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I Will

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: C#/Db  Tuning: Double C (gCGCD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 5/17/2015 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: Alison Krauss, Double C tuning capo 1 Tony Furtado

I Will Follow You Into The Dark

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: F  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by anteater, updated: 4/25/2015
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Notes: Pretty straightforward. The only comment I would make is that the 8th notes directly after the 8th rests should be played with the thumb (i.e. drop thumb). All the other notes follow the basic bum-ditty intuition in terms of forefinger and thumb use.

I'll Be Home For Christmas

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: C  Tuning: Drop C (gCGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 12/2/2014
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I'm A Believer

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by Dills, updated: 12/6/2017 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: I'm A Believer, written by Neil Diamond, performed by The Monkees. Banjo arrangement by me.

I'm a yankee doodle dandy

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Ian_banjo, updated: 7/23/2011 - 3 Member Comments
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Notes: "The Yankee Doodle Boy", also well-known as "(I'm a) Yankee Doodle Dandy" is a patriotic song from the Broadway musical Little Johnny Jones written by George M. Cohan. The play opened at the Liberty Theater on November 7, 1904.

I'm Shipping Up to Boston

Genre: Rock  Style: Other  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by Banjoman3987, updated: 2/26/2011
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Notes: Basic "I'm Shipping Up to Boston" tab arranged for Open G tuned 5-string Banjo from guitar tablature (found on Ultimate-Guitar.com). This tab is well suited for Don Reno Style (aka Single String Style) picking, but will need more work to get it to Melodic or Scruggs style picking patterns.

I've Just Seen A Face

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by larrytanner, updated: 12/14/2009 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: The Beatles tune, in the playing style of Bill Knopf

If I Fell - Lennon & McCartney

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: Am  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by BanjoTom1, updated: 2/27/2014
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If Only I Had A Brain

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  
Posted by schlange, updated: 4/11/2006
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Imagine

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: F  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by jbickfor, updated: 10/7/2016
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Notes: Played in key of F out of standard G tuning. Stay off the 5th string!

Imagine

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by jbickfor, updated: 10/7/2016
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In The Mood

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 4/29/2013 - 7 Member Comments
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Notes: Here is an own arrangement of In The Mood. Most of it is based on Glenn Miller, but the third part is influenced by Jim Mill's banjo version.....

In the Summertime

Genre: Popular  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Key: D  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by JPC59, updated: 5/15/2014 - 1 Member Comments
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Notes: I don't remember where I got this from, but it was arranged by Hugh Willingham.

Incubus - Mexico

Genre: Rock  Style: Other  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by travis92, updated: 5/4/2011
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It's Been a Long, Long Time

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: F  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by BanjoSampler, updated: 9/8/2009
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Notes: Popular song from the 1940's

Jingle Bell Rock

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by eagleisland, updated: 3/23/2017
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Notes: Tossed out this morning in response to a request for it. Largely melodic style Errors may and probably are included, and there may be easier ways to play it than written here. Note: in segments like Measure 14, where you see the fourth, third, second and first string played sequentially, the way to handle that is with a square roll (T-I-T-M).

Jingle Bells

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Close-shave, updated: 8/2/2013
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Notes: My own version of Jingle Bells, in G. Enjoy! Arnon.

Jingle Bells

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by schlange, updated: 12/12/2014
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Notes: For our TOTW http://www.banjohangout.org/topic/295974 from Jack Baker

Jingle Bells

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by banjoistic, updated: 10/24/2018 - 4 Member Comments
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Notes: No tricky stuff here. Fun to play once you get it down. Check out my video of this; it's arranged a bit differently, but the playing is, basically, as shown in the tab.

Journey of the Sorcerer (Movie Soundtrack Version)

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: Gm  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Studebaker Hawk, updated: 8/29/2009 - 1 Member Comments
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Notes: This is the arrangement featured on The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy movie soundtrack. It can either be played in 3-finger style, or flatpicked (if you're proficient with a flat pick, that is). The tuning is Open Cm (c C G C Eb); the fifth string is tuned to a high-C note (you'll need a fifth-string capo to achieve this pitch). There are two midis provide. The first midi gives you the sound of each string in the Cm tuning. The second midi follows the tab note for note.

Journey of the Sorcerer (the Eagles arrangement)

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: Cm  Difficulty: Expert
Posted by Studebaker Hawk, updated: 8/29/2009 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: This tab was transcribed from the playing of Bernie Leadon, former member of the country-rock band The Eagles. The recorded source can be found on The Eagles release One Of These Nights. Banjo is tuned to an Open Cm tuning with the fifth string tuned to a high-C note (c C G C Eb). NOTE: The tuning changes to an Open C tuning at the end of the song.

Just Walk Away Renee

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by jbickfor, updated: 2/12/2017
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Kansas Jig

Genre: Popular  Style: Classic  Key: Cm  Tuning: Drop C (gCGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by trapdoor2, updated: 12/22/2012 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: Herb Ellis composition from the 1890's.

Lara's Theme

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  
Posted by schlange, updated: 4/7/2006 - 1 Member Comments
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Lara's Theme2

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   
Posted by schlange, updated: 4/7/2006 - 2 Member Comments
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Lazaretto main riff only

Genre: Rock  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by sinnie5, updated: 5/9/2015
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Notes: by Jack White my first post so cut me some slack haha, enjoy.

Let It Be

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  
Posted by schlange, updated: 4/7/2006
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Let It Be

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by jbickfor, updated: 5/19/2016 - 2 Member Comments
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Let it Snow

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by BanjoSampler, updated: 10/23/2009
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Notes: Christmas tune

Lili Marlene

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by dennism, updated: 9/15/2013
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Notes: Plaintive, bittersweet, great backstory. My first posting...

Linus And Lucy - A Charlie Brown Christmas

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 12/18/2015 - 3 Member Comments
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Listen To The Music

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: E  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 4/2/2018
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Notes:

Long Hard Ride (Marshall Tucker - McEuen Style)

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: D  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Studebaker Hawk, updated: 8/29/2009
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Notes: John McEuen's banjo break to the old Marshall Tucker Band instrumental. Played in the key of D, the banjo is tuned to a D tuning (a D F# A D).

Lookin' Out My Back Door

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by jbickfor, updated: 2/13/2017
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Notes: Watch out for the rests and the many skip notes

Magnum

Genre: Popular  Style: 4-String (Tenor/Plectrum)  Key: Bm  Tuning: Chicago (DGBE)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 10/21/2017 - 1 Member Comments
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Notes: Chicago tuning

Margie - Lynwood Lunsford

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Mooooo, updated: 8/14/2018
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Notes: Great tune from Lost and Found on the Just Pickin' LP. This melody is very fun to play and isn't too fast, but it is great to pick with or without accompaniment. I included all of Lynwood's breaks and an mp3 of the tab at 50%. Here's a YouTube video for reference. Have fun: https://youtu.be/V7tNopNG4-U?t=1546

MASH (Song from M*A*S*H)

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: Bm  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 9/4/2013 - 1 Member Comments
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Notes: This is my version of the theme from M*A*S*H, also called "Suicide is Painless". I is in the key Bm, which seems to fit better than than you expect.

Michelle

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: D  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Duc7, updated: 1/19/2012
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Notes: Here's a fairly easy arrangement of a Beatles classic in a chord melody style. The verse is in D and the chorus is in Dm. Don't let the chord names scare you, they're mostly two or three note shapes, with not too many big stretches. Hope you enjoy it!

Michelle

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: F  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 10/1/2012
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Midnight Flyer

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: D  Tuning: aDGBD  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Stu D Baker-Hawk, updated: 1/1/2014 - 1 Member Comments
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Notes: Done in the style of the Eagles recording, this tab combines the first and second banjos of Bernie Leadon's studio playing.

Misty (Ray Stevens Arrangement)

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: D  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Studebaker Hawk, updated: 10/2/2009
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Notes: Based on the playing of Mark Casstevens, this is the banjo arrangement from the Ray Stevens recording. You'll need to capo all the way up to the 7th fret to match the recording.

Mona Lisa

Genre: Popular  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by tom nelson, updated: 12/2/2011
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Money for Nothing Dire Straits

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by CBSplayer, updated: 1/13/2014
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Notes: Mark Knopfler's intro to Money for nothing. Sounds really cool on banjo.

My Funny Valentine

Genre: Popular  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Key: Bm  Tuning: aDGBD  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by tom nelson, updated: 11/21/2011
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Notes: retune 5th string

My Little Drum - A Charlie Brown Christmas

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 12/18/2015 - 1 Member Comments
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Ned Luberecki: The Star Spangled Banner

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by 5-String, updated: 5/23/2018 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: This is my interpretation of how Ned Luberecki played this tune on his YouTube video for the Deering Banjo Co., uploaded on July 3, 2014. Adjust settings so that chords are displayed as letter names only, tab is displayed at 4 bars per line, and view is scaled to 16th notes.

never going back again - fleetwood mac

Genre: Rock  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Ieuan, updated: 6/11/2012 - 5 Member Comments
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Notes: Bill Knopf's arrangement of Fleetwood Mac's 'Never going back again' from the album Rumours.

Norwegian Wood

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: D  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Studebaker Hawk, updated: 10/25/2009
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Notes: This Beatles classic is perfomed in the key of D with the banjo tuned (5th to 1st string): a-D-A-A-D. This unique tuning gives the banjo a very heavy drone-string/dulcimer-like feeling.

Old Man

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  
Posted by schlange, updated: 4/21/2006
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Old Man (banjo solo only)-Neil Young

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: D  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 7/30/2014
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Notes: banjo solo first string up to E

On The Wings Of A Snow White Dove

Genre: Popular  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Key: G  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 8/17/2014
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Notes: lead line

Over the Rainbow

Genre: Popular  Style: Classical  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by tom nelson, updated: 4/9/2011 - 3 Member Comments
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Over the Rainbow

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by jbickfor, updated: 10/9/2016
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Over the Rainbow - Eddie Shelton

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Mooooo, updated: 8/7/2018 - 4 Member Comments
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Notes: From Eddie Shelton's Expedition LP. I included all of Eddie's Breaks and an mp3 at 50% speed to help with hearing the notes. Here's a reference video, have fun: https://youtu.be/7YQ_r3OVRyw?t=915

Paranoid (Black Sabbath)

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: Em  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by Truje Luthier, updated: 9/13/2018
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Piece of My Heart - John Hartford

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: E  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Mooooo, updated: 6/30/2018
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Notes: John Hartford's cover of this song with and interesting up the neck break done only as Hartford can do it. There's chords for your unrequited girlfriend can pick along. Here's a reference video, have fun: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PH23bEG5PC8

Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here

Genre: Rock  Style: Other  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by travis92, updated: 5/4/2011 - 1 Member Comments
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Pink Panther Theme

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: Em  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 10/11/2014 - 1 Member Comments
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Plastic Jesus

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Crusty, updated: 5/9/2013 - 1 Member Comments
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Private Angel - The Kruger Brothers

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Jodebanjo, updated: 10/29/2014
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Proud Mary (two finger thumb lead)

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 1/15/2012 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: Proud Mary from Credence Clearwater Revival, played in atwo finger style.

Raiders of The Lost Arc Theme

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: F  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 10/11/2014
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rainbow connection

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mptjr13, updated: 3/24/2012 - 1 Member Comments
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Rainbow Connection

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Expert
Posted by janolov, updated: 10/25/2014
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Notes: This is from the Muppet Show where my friend Kermit is singing the tune. Rainbow Connection is a tricky tune because it has a key change in the middle, where the orginal key is raised a halt tone. Here the tune starts in C major but in the second half there is a raise to Db major or C#major. I think the original goes in A major and raises to Bb major.

Raining In My Heart

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mwblake, updated: 8/30/2009
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Notes: The Buddy Holly classic, arranged for simple rolling 3 finger style.

Renegades

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: Bm  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by jbickfor, updated: 6/19/2016
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Ripple

Genre: Rock  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by banjukebox, updated: 10/23/2012 - 1 Member Comments
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Notes: Clawhammer version of the Grateful Dead's "RIPPLE"

Rocky Top

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by jbickfor, updated: 7/13/2016
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Romance d'Amour

Genre: Popular  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Key: Em  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 9/24/2013 - 1 Member Comments
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Rudolph The Red Nosed Rein Deer (thumb lead)

Genre: Popular  Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 10/30/2011
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Rustic Dance

Genre: Popular  Style: Classical  Key: C  Tuning: Drop C (gCGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by trapdoor2, updated: 6/28/2011
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Notes: Rustic Dance, by CR Howell...probably 1890's (no copyright on my edition). Very popular piano piece, almost the definition of the cartoon "happy dance" of the 30's.

Rustic Dance tef

Genre: Popular  Style: Classical  Key: C  Tuning: Drop C (gCGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by trapdoor2, updated: 6/28/2011
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Notes: Just the TablEdit file for Rustic Dance. See the .pdf version for notes.

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   
Posted by schlange, updated: 5/9/2006
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Shape of my heart

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: F#/Gbm  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by heronhawk, updated: 7/15/2018
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Notes: A greatly simplified version of this song by Sting and Dominic Miller. I tuned the 5th string to f#. Here is the acoustic version by Sting and Dominic Miller: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m6VyvTaX8NE

She Came In Through the Bathroom Window

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  
Posted by schlange, updated: 5/9/2006
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Sidewalks of New York

Genre: Popular  Style: 4-String (Tenor/Plectrum)  Key: G  Tuning: Chicago (DGBE)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by cb56, updated: 6/9/2017
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Notes: Old tin pan alley song

Silver and Gold

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: C  Tuning: Open C (gCGCE)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 12/4/2014
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Silver Bells

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by BanjoSampler, updated: 9/21/2009
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Notes: Popular Christmas song in the key of G

Simply Having A Wonderful Christmas Time

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: C  Tuning: Drop C (gCGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 12/16/2015
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Notes: Paul McCartney song originally in the key of B. Tune down a half step to play with recording. This tab is of the different parts and is made for a backup to a vocal.

Sixteen Tons

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: Gm  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 8/18/2013
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Notes: Sixteen Tons by Merle Travis in the key of Gm in Gm tuning (gDGBbD).

Skippy The Busk Kangaroo

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Studebaker Hawk, updated: 10/17/2009
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Notes: Yes, it’s THAT “Skippy” from the iconic 1960’s Aussie television series. I used to love this show… still do!

Sleigh Ride

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by BanjoSampler, updated: 9/15/2009
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Notes: Popular Christmas tune in Scrugg's and Melodic styles

Smells like teen spirit (feat. Patti Smith)

Genre: Rock  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by Plock61, updated: 1/9/2014
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Notes: Le morceau commence par la ligne de basse puis le banjo commence sur deux notes (fa#-si) répétées deux fois, puis commence les accords dans l'ordre suivant : F Eb Ab Cm Avec ça vous devriez vous en sortir, le morceau n'est pas difficile, deux notes sur les deux premiers accords, puis on plaque les accords complets et enfin on déroule les arpèges quand la voix commence.

Somewhere Over the Rainbow

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Wyatt Custom Banjo, updated: 9/22/2010
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Southern Nights

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: E  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 4/25/2015 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: Glen Campbell notice GM7 tuning f# D G B D

Spoon - Banjo Solo - Béla Fleck

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by terje_t, updated: 6/18/2013
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Notes: Béla Fleck's banjo solo on the Dave Matthews Band song Spoon, from the album Before These Crowded Streets. The solo starts at 2:38.

Squeeze box

Genre: Rock  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by tanstevo, updated: 7/30/2012
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Stairway to Heaven

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by Joseba Andoni, updated: 1/21/2013 - 3 Member Comments
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Stairway To Heaven Intro / Jimmy Page

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: Am  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by nealsotn, updated: 2/2/2015
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Notes: Second hack at this- Sounds pretty good on a Guitanjo or deep resonator banjo.

Super Mario Theme

Genre: Popular  Style: 4-String (Tenor/Plectrum)  Key: D  Tuning: Chicago (DGBE)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by barchi, updated: 1/19/2013
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Swanee River

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 10/11/2014
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Sweet City Woman

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 3/28/2015
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Notes: The Stampeders

Swimming Song, The

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: A  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by Studebaker Hawk, updated: 10/2/2009
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Notes: This is how the song's author, Loudon Wainwright III, plays it on clawhammer banjo. Capo on the 2nd fret. The song is easy and fun. If you just ate, don't forget to wait 1/2-hour before you go swimming! Enjoy.

Swing on a star

Genre: Popular  Key: C  Tuning: Tenor Standard (CGDA)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by pddngtn, updated: 1/3/2010
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System of a Down - Aerials

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by travis92, updated: 4/27/2011 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: update with bass, percussion and other elements

Take it Easy - The Eagles

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by LParker, updated: 9/16/2009 - 2 Member Comments
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Take Me Out To The Ball Game

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by RB3, updated: 5/25/2017
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Take Me Out To The Ballgame

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 5/16/2017
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Notes: Melody line only

Tangled Up in Blue

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Petey, updated: 7/9/2011
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Tears in heaven

Genre: Rock  Key: C  Tuning: Tenor Standard (CGDA)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by pddngtn, updated: 1/3/2010 - 1 Member Comments
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Tears In Heaven

Genre: Popular  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Sagar, updated: 4/24/2011
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Notes: Eric Clapton arr for banjo by Cyril Kovac

Tennessee Waltz

Genre: Popular  Style: Classical  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by tom nelson, updated: 5/6/2011
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Tennessee Wlatz

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: D  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 10/13/2009 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: Open D tuning with high A. Play with a bounce. Enjoy!

The Air I Breathe

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  
Posted by schlange, updated: 6/16/2006
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The Guns of Navarone (Main Theme)

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Davey Mac, updated: 11/11/2010
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Notes: A little bit of tricky right-hand fingering, but nothing to worry about. The tune is supposed to repeat into itself then start again in the key of "A" -- I've so far been unable to work out how to do that without stopping and whacking a capo on the second fret! Any imput/suggestions welcome!

The Kruger Brothers - Jack of the Wood

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: C  Tuning: Open C (gCGCE)  Difficulty: Expert
Posted by Jodebanjo, updated: 9/13/2013
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Notes: This is a pretty accurate tab of Jack of the Wood. Version 2 with more accuracy.

the last kiss

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by tom elder, updated: 8/4/2010
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The Old Rugged Cross

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   
Posted by schlange, updated: 5/12/2006 - 1 Member Comments
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The Prayer (Celtic Woman vsn)

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: D  Tuning: aDGBD  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by RJWMitchell, updated: 11/27/2013
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Notes: tab to accompany a soloist. 3 finger classical based on bluegrass elements. composed and sung in F. For Tenor/Soprano, Capo at third fret, others play in D. Lead sheet, banjo arrangement and lyrics.

The Queen's Approach

Genre: Rock  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by ssalter, updated: 7/13/2013
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Notes: The banjo lick from "The Queen's Approach", from The Decemberists' album, "The Hazards of Love."

The Strokes - Reptilia

Genre: Rock  Style: Other  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by travis92, updated: 4/28/2011
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Notes: some tricky parts in the solo...

The Swimming Song

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: A  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by sharmutat, updated: 11/28/2018
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The Tennessee Waltz

Genre: Popular  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Expert
Posted by mwblake, updated: 3/15/2013 - 2 Member Comments
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Notes: Great tune, with a few tricky-ish chokes and more than 3 chords!

The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise/Don Reno

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by SCFActg, updated: 8/18/2011
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Tico Tico

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by fanyy-b, updated: 10/19/2009 - 1 Member Comments
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Till Then

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by dennism, updated: 10/11/2013
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Notes: Love this tune, novice tabledit user, clumsy with entering repeats and such. Maybe someone with talent will improve my tab. Excuse too my iggernance, I only think I've tabbed it in key of G. Written by

Time in a Bottle

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: Dm  Tuning: aDGBD  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 9/6/2015 - 4 Member Comments
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Turn Around

Genre: Popular  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by tom nelson, updated: 9/10/2011
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Notes: By Harry Belafonte, Alan Greene and Malvina Reynolds about 1957

Unchained Melody

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by jbickfor, updated: 7/18/2016
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Van Morrison - Brown Eyed Girl

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by travis92, updated: 5/4/2011 - 1 Member Comments
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Vincent

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by cmcnabb, updated: 12/26/2011
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Washington & Lee Swing/Don Reno

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by SCFActg, updated: 10/29/2011
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waterfall

Genre: Rock  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: D  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by jbutche, updated: 4/8/2012
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Notes: British 89/90 indie rock band from manchester, shouid,ve been the biggest band in the world but split up. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yjb8omsM_Lc&list=UUc02NWLqkTMjS_L0CEa7tzw&index=1&feature=plcp this is how the tab should sound altho the pitch has been slightly changed to speed it up. dont listen to the singing tho its terrible

We Can Work It Out

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   
Posted by schlange, updated: 5/12/2006
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When It's Springtime In Alaska

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: A  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 1/4/2014
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Notes: Johnny Horton capo 2 5th string = F#

White Christmas

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mwblake, updated: 11/23/2016 - 1 Member Comments
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Notes: Felicitations of the season... the old Irving Berlin classic for 3-finger style banjo, as played by me in the Christmas Banjo Challenge 2016...

White Christmas (thumb lead)

Genre: Popular  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 10/30/2011 - 1 Member Comments
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Won't You Come Home Bill Bailey/Don Reno

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by SCFActg, updated: 8/13/2011
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Working Man

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Jethro Aberdeen, updated: 11/10/2013
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Notes: By Rita Macneil

World is Waiting for the Sunrise

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by BanjoSampler, updated: 9/6/2009
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Notes: Old popular standard, usually played on the 4-string tenor or plectrum, arranged in Scrugg's style for 5-string.

Wreck on the Highway

Genre: Rock  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by nelefa, updated: 1/9/2013
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Notes: This is a very basic accompaniment (with break) for Bruce Springsteen's "Wreck on the Highway" from "The River". It's really straightforward. It's also my first tab and my first arrangement. you can hear a recording of the arrangment at http://www.nelefa.org/2012/10/wreck-on-the-highway-revisited/

Yesterday

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by Devon Wells, updated: 2/26/2010
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Yesterday

Genre: Popular  Style: Unknown/None Chosen  Key: C  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by tom nelson, updated: 11/15/2011
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Yesterday

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: F  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by pluckerdude, updated: 3/18/2013
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Notes: Beatles tune Yesterday in key of F

Yesterday

Genre: Popular  Style: Classic  Key: F  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by MauriceHaire, updated: 10/3/2016
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Notes: This is my version of Yesterday in F major . Check it out on my You Tube Channel bluegrass banjo

Yesterday - Beatles (clawhammer)

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 10/19/2012
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Notes: This is a clawhammer version of Beatles' Yesterday. It should be played rather fast, but softly and sweetly without drive. The arrangement contains some drop thumbs and Alternate String Pull Off, but these can be skipped if you think it too advanced.

You Are My Sunshine - advanced clawhammer

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 10/28/2016
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You Are My Sunshine - easy clawhammer

Genre: Popular  Style: Clawhammer and Old-Time  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Beginner
Posted by janolov, updated: 10/28/2016
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You're A Mean One Mr. Grinch

Genre: Popular  Style: Bluegrass (Scruggs)   Key: Dm  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by mmuussiiccaall, updated: 12/27/2014
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Notes: capo 5 for recording

You've Got To Hide Your Love Away

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  
Posted by schlange, updated: 5/11/2006
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Zorba the Greek

Genre: Popular  Style: Other  Key: G  Tuning: Standard Open G (gDGBD)  Difficulty: Intermediate
Posted by janolov, updated: 8/8/2013 - 3 Member Comments
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Notes: This banjo arrangement is based on the bouzouki playing by Mikis Theodorakis' original version in the film, and is more or less a straight transcription. I have added a simple guitar accompaniment.

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