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Take this Hammer guitar tabs

  • Tablatures


    Flatt & Scruggs

    This fairly simple arrangement of Take this Hammer builds on the beginner version with more ascending scale patterns to that lead you to the melody notes.

  • Bluegrass

    Flatt & Scruggs

    Listen to how the scale patterns seamlessly work with the melody in certain parts of the song, particularly over the D chords. This is a great example of how to blend in flashy picking while still having a solid grasp of the melody.


More about Take this Hammer

Choose from 3 different versions of Take this Hammer 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.

On Tunefox you’ll find numerous tools to help you learn this song. Use the "Speed Up" tool to easily build speed. The "Memory train" feature will hide notes everytime you go through the song so you can more effectively get off tab. You can also isolate, slow down and repeat problematic measures.

The Take this Hammer backing tracks that Tunefox offers are a great way for you to practice the arrangement you’ve learned and improvising over the chord changes. You can mix the tracks to meet your needs by changing the volume levels of the guitar, band, and metronome.

Get creative with Take this Hammer 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 Take this Hammer for bluegrass guitar, click on Shuffle Licks in the bottom right corner.

Once you’ve settled on an arrangement of Take this Hammer 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.