More about New Five Cents
Choose from 3 different versions of New Five Cents for bluegrass guitar based on your skill level. The beginner arrangement of this song will teach you a basic melody and from that place you can move to the intermediate tab and then to the advanced version, which will get you playing some more popular bluegrass guitar vocabulary.
Tunefox features unique tools to assist with practicing New Five Cents. "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 New Five Cents 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 New Five Cents. 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.
Once you’ve settled on an arrangement of New Five Cents 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.