Arkansas Traveler guitar tabs & chords

  • This is a low register break played out of C position. Arkansas Traveler is usually heard in the key of D at jams, so make sure you capo up on the 2nd fret when you play this solo!

    • Key C
    • 80 bpm
    • Tuning EADGBE
    Play Beginner
  • Here you’ll learn a lot more about the C position, especially it’s major and pentatonic scales. This version of Arkansas Traveler blends in more melody notes for a fuller sound.

    • Key C
    • 100 bpm
    • Tuning EADGBE
    Play Intermediate
  • This arrangement of Arkansas Traveler is the melody with some chromatic twists :). Notice how the B section features longer scale based lines. It’s great finger dexterity practice!

    • Key C
    • 120 bpm
    • Tuning EADGBE
    Play Advanced

More about Arkansas Traveler Guitar song

Guitar Arkansas Traveler tab

What skill level do you consider yourself to be at? With Tunefox, we meet you at your level with 3 different guitar tabs - Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced. To learn the basic melody of this song (which is good for musicians at all levels), start with the beginner arrangement of Arkansas Traveler. Work your way up to the advanced version, where you’ll learn a more ‘professional’ solo for the song.

On Tunefox you’ll find numerous tools to help you learn this song. Use the "Speed Up" tool to easily build speed. The "Memory train" feature will hide notes everytime you go through the song so you can more effectively get off tab. You can also isolate, slow down and repeat problematic measures.

The Arkansas Traveler backing tracks allow you to practice this song with an entire band and you can change volume of a guitar, band or metronome according to your needs.

What to learn some variations on the melody of Arkansas Traveler? In each arrangement of this song you’ll find multiple licks that you can switch out to explore and discover new ways to play the song and learn about different styles along the way. Use the lick switcher by clicking on "Original Measure" above certain measures. To see a completely new arrangement of the song, click on "Shuffle Licks" in the bottom right corner of the page.

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