Daley’s Reel guitar tabs & chords

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  • This arrangement of Daley's Reel for Guitar will teach you the basic melody as well as give you a nice pinky workout over those D7 positions.

    • Key G
    • 70 bpm
    • Tuning EADGBE
    Play Beginner
  • Use this arrangement of Daley's Reel to beef up your beginner version, as it has a few more notes and slurs. It's great for building speed on this popular fiddle tune!

    • Key G
    • 95 bpm
    • Tuning EADGBE
    Play Intermediate
  • This version of Daley's Reel incorporates more scalar lines and slurs to give you an example of how a professional would pick a fiddle tune like this.

    • Key G
    • 110 bpm
    • Tuning EADGBE
    Play Advanced

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Guitar Daley’s Reel tab

With Tunefox, you can learn 3 bluegrass guitar arrangements to Daley’s Reel, starting with the Beginner tablature. This tab will give you a foundation for the melody so you can easily modify it along your journey to the intermediate and advanced versions, which will each progress in difficulty. This helps you develop a bluegrass guitar vocabulary while also staying true to the melody of Daley’s Reel.

Tunefox features unique tools to assist with practicing Daley’s Reel. "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.

The Daley’s Reel 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.

Are you looking for a way how to be more creative while playing this song? Our content creators prepared different ways to play most of the measures in all 3 variations of Daley’s Reel. We call them "licks" and you can change these by clicking on the "Original Measure" text above the measure. You can also shuffle all of the licks in the song to get a completely new arrangement.

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