Guitar

Salty Dog

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  • This is an early 1900s folk/blues song covered by Flatt & Scruggs. This arrangement gives you an idea of what the vocal melody is.

    • Key G
    • 120 bpm
    • Tuning EADGBE
    Play Beginner
  • The intermediate version of this song sprinkles in some bluesy hammer-ons over the E and A chords. Practice tip: Because of the ‘strange’ chords, this song is a great place to practice using the Nashville number system.

    • Key G
    • 120 bpm
    • Tuning EADGBE
    Play Intermediate
  • More slurs and 16th notes make up this flowing arrangement. Take it slow to nail the articulations, then gradually speed it up with the backing tracks or metronome.

    • Key G
    • 120 bpm
    • Tuning EADGBE
    Play Advanced