Cuckoo's Nest guitar tabs & chords

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  • The Cuckoo's Nest is a fun tune with a catchy melody and this beginner arrangement will get you moving in the right direction when it comes to playing out of open D position.

    • Key D
    • 70 bpm
    • Tuning EADGBE
    Play Beginner
  • This is a solid solo for Cuckoo's Nest with all of the right notes in the right places. Make sure you check out the switchable licks using the lick switcher to hear and see some variations for this melody!

    • Key D
    • 80 bpm
    • Tuning EADGBE
    Play Intermediate
  • This arrangement of Cuckoo's Nest will give your left hand a run for it's money with the long 16th note lines (check measure 4!).

    • Key D
    • 90 bpm
    • Tuning EADGBE
    Play Advanced

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Guitar Cuckoo's Nest tab

On Tunefox, there are 3 versions of this song for you to learn. The Beginner arrangement gives you a good foundation of the verse melody. The Cuckoo's Nest Intermediate tab is a slidey arrangement of this song, which is a little more technically challenging and finally, the Advanced version introduces more typical bluegrass vocabulary.

Use Tunefox’s unique practice tools to improve your speed and get off the tab faster so you can jam sooner. The "Speed-Up" tool will incrementally increase the tempo of the song so you can build up to your ideal tempo for the tune. Use "Memory-Train" to liberate yourself from the tab. This practice tool will make the notes in the song gradually disappear, forcing you not to look at the tab anymore. Click on measures to isolate and loop them for practice.

Want to practice with a band? Use the Tunefox Cuckoo's Nest 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 Cuckoo's Nest 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 Cuckoo's Nest for bluegrass guitar, click on Shuffle Licks in the bottom right corner.

Members can also export all of their banjo Cuckoo's Nest arrangements into PDF files.