Banks of the Ohio banjo tabs

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  • Scruggs Style

    Intermediate

    A forward roll heavy version of this classic murder ballad Banks of the Ohio. Do your best to accent the melody notes. Sometimes it helps to learn the lyrics!

    • Key G
    • 105 bpm
    • Tuning gDGBD
    Play Scruggs Style
  • Melodic Style

    Advanced

    A tasteful up-the-neck version of the Banks of the Ohio that utilizes 6ths chord positions. These positions are a convenient way to move around the neck while including essential melody notes.

    • Key G
    • 105 bpm
    • Tuning gDGBD
    Play Melodic Style
  • Backup

    Beginner

    A rolling backup version of Banks of the Ohio with some Scruggs licks to play in-between vocal phrases. Remember to play with dynamics when you're filling.

    • Key G
    • 105 bpm
    • Tuning gDGBD
    Play Backup

Learn how to play Banks of the Ohio on banjo. Choose from these tab arrangements - Scruggs Style, Melodic Style, and Backup or learn all three! Discover ear-catching licks to see new ways of playing this song. Use tempo control to slow down playback speed and speed up feature to learn how to play fast.

Practice with backing tracks or use hide notes feature, to learn how to play Banks of the Ohio with your ears. You can also use memory train feature to hide more and more notes everytime you pass thru the whole song.

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