Bill Cheatum guitar tabs & chords

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  • Bill Cheatum is a popular jam tune. Slap that capo on the 2nd fret to make this arrangement out of it’s normal key - A!

    • Key G
    • 90 bpm
    • Tuning EADGBE
    Play Beginner
  • This arrangement of Bill Cheatum is more like a fiddler may play the melody in that it’s got flowing lines that effortlessly move from one register to another.

    • Key G
    • 105 bpm
    • Tuning EADGBE
    Play Intermediate
  • This is an involved arrangement of Bill Cheatum with some flashy crosspicking at the beginning of each measure in the A section. Super cool!

    • Key G
    • 120 bpm
    • Tuning EADGBE
    Play Advanced

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Guitar Bill Cheatum 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 Bill Cheatum. Work your way up to the advanced version, where you’ll learn a more ‘professional’ solo for the song.

Tunefox features unique tools to assist with practicing Bill Cheatum. "Speed-Up" will gradually increase the tempo of a looped section or the entire song so you can build your technique. When you select "Memory-Train", Tunefox will make the notes disappear from the tab each time the song loops, so you’ll learn how to get off the tab with ease. To isolate a section of the tune, simply click on the measure and it will loop.

Want to practice with a band? Use the Tunefox Bill Cheatum backing tracks! These real-sounding tracks sound great and the settings will allow you to adjust the volume of the guitar, band, or metronome.

Get creative with Bill Cheatum with the Tunefox lick switcher. The lick switcher gives you an opportunity to learn multiple variations of the song you’re learning within the context of the guitar tab you’re practicing. To use the lick switcher, click on the text that says "Original Measure" above some of the measures in the tab. If you want to see a completely new arrangement of Bill Cheatum for bluegrass guitar, click on Shuffle Licks in the bottom right corner.

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