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East Tennessee Blues mandolin tabs & chords

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  • East Tennessee Blues is a really fun bluegrass tune that can also be interpreted as a jazzy swing tune. It’s commonly heard at a medium tempo.

    • Key C
    • 120 bpm
    • Tuning GDAE
    Play Beginner
  • The intermediate version of East Tennessee Blues teaches you how to add in some rhythmic variety using off-beat 16th notes.

    • Key C
    • 120 bpm
    • Tuning GDAE
    Play Intermediate
  • This arrangement of East Tennessee Blues shows you how to play longer lines than the intermediate version and how to introduce some chromaticism into your playing.

    • Key C
    • 120 bpm
    • Tuning GDAE
    Play Advanced

More about East Tennessee Blues Mandolin song

Learn how to play the melody of East Tennessee Blues 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 East Tennessee Blues 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.

Get creative with this arrangement of East Tennessee Blues 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 East Tennessee Blues. Shuffle all of the licks in this tab to create an entirely new version of the song.

All 3 East Tennessee Blues mandolin tabs include backing tracks, so you can change the volume of a mandolin, band or metronome to suit your liking.

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