Mandolin

Buffalo Gals mandolin tabs & chords

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  • Buffalo Gals is a fun jam tune and popular melody inside and outside of bluegrass circles. Practice tip: Sing the lyrics of the song to internalize the melody faster.

    • Key G
    • 120 bpm
    • Tuning GDAE
    Play Beginner
  • Buffalo Gals is both heard as a vocal tune and instrumental tune. Accent the melody notes to make it pop amongst the more lick-sounding notes.

    • Key G
    • 120 bpm
    • Tuning GDAE
    Play Intermediate
  • The B section of this arrangement of Buffalo Gals features a hammer-on/ pull-off triplet lick. It’s a technical B section with long flowing lines. Practice tip: Play with the metronome!

    • Key G
    • 120 bpm
    • Tuning GDAE
    Play Advanced

More about Buffalo Gals Mandolin song

Learn how to play the melody of Buffalo Gals 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.

There are a ton of tools in the Tunefox app that will help you learn Buffalo Gals tabs more efficiently and effectively. Use the tempo control slider to slow down the whole song, or isolate problematic measures. You can also activate the "Speed Up" tool to speed up isolated measures each time they loop. Use the "Memory Train" tool to hide more and more notes each time you play through the song.

Get creative with this arrangement of Buffalo Gals by using the Tunefox Lick Switcher feature. This tool lets you decide what licks you’d like to learn in the song and helps you better understand improvisation and creativity within the chord changes of Buffalo Gals. Shuffle all of the licks in this tab to create an entirely new version of the song.

The backing tracks included in all tab versions of Buffalo Gals are a great tool for practicing the melody or improvisation. Go to Settings to change the volume levels of the mandolin, full band tracks, and metronome to suit your practice needs.

Members can also export all of their arrangements into PDF files.