This classic Hartford song is beloved by much of the bluegrass community. This arrangement is based on John's playing. John had a very unique style. You can tell he's studied classic Scruggs playing, but you can also see he had his own way of doing things. Check it out. You'll find a lot of interesting right hand roll patterns and left hand movement you likely haven't seen anywhere else.Learn
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A classic John Hartford tune that is beloved by much of the bluegrass community.
Each Tunefox arrangement teaches you how to create your own solos by using a feature called the Lick Switcher. The Lick Switcher features different style licks such as Scruggs, Melodic, or Bluesy and you can swap out measures in Steam Powered Aereo Plane to learn about improvisation and creating arrangements. To use the Lick Switcher, click on the text "Original Measure" above certain measures in the song. Th...en select the lick you'd like to insert into the song. You can also click on "Shuffle Licks" at the bottom of the page to see a fully new version of the tablature. Tunefox also features useful tools that will help you learn this arrangement of Steam Powered Aereo Plane. If you select the "Tools" option in the bottom bar you’ll see "Hide Notes", "Memory Train", and "Speed Up" features. Hide notes will help you train your ears by hiding some of the notes on the page for you to figure out as opposed to looking at the tab. "Memory Train" will help you retain the melody of the song by gradually hiding notes so you can rely on your ears more for memorization. Finally, the "Speed Up" tool will automatically increase the playback speed each time a measure or the song loops. Use the Tunefox backing tracks to practice the solo you’re working on or improvising over the chord changes for Steam Powered Aereo Plane. The backing tracks are recorded samples of real instruments to help simulate practicing with an actual band. You can adjust the volume of the instrument, band, and metronome to your liking. Once you’ve settled on an arrangement of Steam Powered Aereo Plane using the Lick Switcher, export your arrangement to a PDF file so you can print it out and take it with you. This is a member-only feature.
Steam Powered Aereo Plane lyrics
Well, I dreamt I went away On a steam powered aereoplane I went and I stayed and I damm near didn't come back again And I didn't go very fast On a steam powered areoplane Oh, the wheel went around and up and down And inside and then back again Sittin' on a 747 just a watchin' them clouds rol...igh up over Kansas City On a genuine ol' fashioned authentic steam powered aereoplane Well I'd like ot be a pilot Of that steam powered aereoplane Well, I'd pull that pilot wheel around And then back again And I'd wear a blue hat, yeah That says 'steam powered aereoplane' In letters that go 'round the brim and then back again Sittin' on a 747 just a watchin' them clouds roll by Can't tell if it's sunshine or if it's rain, rain, rain Rather be a sittin' in a deck chair high up over Kansas City On a genuine ol' fashioned authentic steam powered aereoplane