Immerse yourself in the rustic charm of 'Long Journey Home for Guitar'. Inspired by old time traditions, this up-tempo folk music track is an invigorating journey back to the roots of raw, heartfelt music. Its up-beat rhythm and melodious strums make it terrific for guitarists of all skill levels looking for an enchanting musical endeavor.
As always, start with the melody. This gets you acquainted with the heart of the song, and the important notes. You can check out some of the licks to add in variation and see how to embellish the basic melody in a variety of styles and with different techniques.
If you are up for a little challenge, check out the crosspicking arrangement. Knowing the basic melody will aid you in bringing out the important notes amidst the flurry of crosspicking. there's a lot of great licks to explore here. You can create entirely new arrangements by switching those around!
If you are up for a big challenge, check out the Billy Strings Style arrangement. This one is a transcription of his playing. Learning to play like the masters of the genre will give your playing authenticity. If you can add in some licks on top of that you are able to further explore and develop your own artistry!