Long Journey Home banjo tabs

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  • Scruggs Style

    Intermediate

    If you haven't seen it already, check out the Johnson Mountain Boys' version of this tune. This version of Long Journey Home is based on that, except a lot slower.

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

    Intermediate

    This is a great example of using descending scale progressions. Check out measure 3 to see the scale in action.

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

    Intermediate

    This backup version of Long Journey Home includes a good amount of slurs to show an example of what Earl Scruggs would play down-the-neck.

    • Key G
    • 140 bpm
    • Tuning gDGBD
    Play Backup

Learn how to play Long Journey Home 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 Long Journey Home 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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