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Ashokan Farewell mandolin tabs

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    Mandolin Ashokan Farewell tab


    Jay Ungar

    • Difficulty
    • Key
    • Tempo
      65 bpm
    • Tuning

    A gorgeous melody written by Jay Ungar. This tune was on the soundtrack for Ken Burns' Civil War documentary. It quickly gained popularity in the folk music community.


More about Ashokan Farewell

A beautiful melody that was a highlight of the soundtrack to Ken Burns' "Civil War" documentary

Learn how to play the melody of Ashokan Farewell with the beginner mandolin tab on Tunefox. From there you can work your way up to the intermediate and advanced arrangements, which feature an emphasis on technical playing while still holding true to that original melody.

Tunefox features several amazing learning tools to aid you in practicing Ashokan Farewell tabs. For example, the tempo control slider will let you set an ideal tempo for practice and you can also click on measures to isolate specific sections of the song. The Speed Up tool will gradually increase the tempo each time the song or selected measures loop and the Memory Train feature will steadily hide notes in the song each time it loops.

Once you learn the main arrangement of Ashokan Farewell, try switching out the licks in the song to learn about improvisation and creativity. You can do this by using the Tunefox Lick Switcher, which features hand-crafted licks built specifically for each tab. If you’re looking to spice up the entire arrangement of Ashokan Farewell, click Shuffle Licks, which can be found in the bottom tool bar.

All arrangements of Ashokan Farewell include flexible backing tracks, allowing you to change the volume of the main instrument, full band, or metronome to suit your practice needs.

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