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Bluegrass Breakdown banjo tabs

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    Banjo Bluegrass Breakdown tab

    Scruggs Style

    Bill Monroe

    • Difficulty
    • Key
    • Tempo
      120 bpm
    • Tuning

    This is a great bluegrass instrumental. It's very similar to Foggy Mountain Breakdown and uses some variations on that roll. Start with the basic arrangement, then try out some of the licks. Several of them are official Earl Scruggs licks, just the way he played them.


More about Bluegrass Breakdown

A classic bluegrass instrumental

There are many Scruggs, melodic and bluesy licks in these 1 banjo Bluegrass Breakdown tablatures, which can be used to personalize each arrangement into your liking. To change measure into different arrangement, just click on the "Original Measure" text above the measure and select a different lick. You can also click the "Shuffle licks" button at the bottom of the page to randomly change all of the licks in the tablature and create a wholly unique arrangement of this song.

You'll also find some useful tools which will help you to learn how to play Bluegrass Breakdown on banjo. For example, you can use the "Hide Notes" feature, which will hide some notes for you so you can learn parts of the melody by ear. The "Memory train" tool will progressively hide notes each time you play through a section or the entirety of a song. Take your speed to the next level with the "Speed Up" feature. This tool will automatically increase playback speed each time you loop the song.

Using backing tracks for practice should be an essential part of every musician’s routine. With Tunefox, you can practice Bluegrass Breakdown as fast or as slow as you want and mix the volume of the tracks with the instrument to your liking. There’s also a metronome so you can always feel the pulse of the song with or without the band track playing along.

Members can export their arrangements into PDF, allowing them to print and bring them to their next jam session.