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Cripple Creek - Melody guitar tabs

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    Guitar Cripple Creek - Melody tab

    Low Octave


    • Difficulty
    • Key
    • Tempo
      80 bpm
    • Tuning

    Learn this popular jam tune on guitar in the lower octave! This arrangement of Cripple Creek will teach you how to play the melody.

  • Up the Neck


    Up the neck doesn't have do be a scary place. Check out this simple arrangement of cripple creek. If you've played any of the other versions, you'll notice some similarities. It won't be long and you'll feel right at home.

  • High Octave


    This arrangement of Cripple Creek will teach you how to play the melody in higher register of the guitar. This version is in G so to jam on it you will want to put your capo on the 2nd fret.

  • Melody - Open A


    Here's a lesson on playing the melody for Cripple Creek out of open position.


More about Cripple Creek - Melody

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 Cripple Creek - Beginner. 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 Cripple Creek - Beginner. "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.

Use Tunefox’s backing tracks to practice this bluegrass guitar version of Cripple Creek - Beginner with a real-sounding band. Go to the Settings menu to mix the volume of the guitar, band or metronome to your liking.

What to learn some variations on the melody of Cripple Creek - Beginner? 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.

Once you’ve settled on an arrangement of Cripple Creek - Beginner 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.

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