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Foggy Mountain Special banjo tabs

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  • Scruggs Style

    Difficulty

    Foggy Mountain Special is a classic Scruggs tune and is very unique because it's almost entirely played in single string style, but without alternating thumb middle. Take a close look at the right hand fingering.

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

    Difficulty

    This arrangement of Foggy Mountain Special features some great bluesy licks and there's an especially cool stretch over the D chord in the 5th measure.

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

    Difficulty

    This version of Foggy Mountain Special features some great bluesy style backup. Play around with the feel - swing vs. straight - for some variation. Also, swap out licks for some other great variation!

    • Key G
    • 100 bpm
    • Tuning gDGBD
    Play Backup Style