More about Sittin' On The Dock of the Bay
This classic soul tune works great on mandolin.
Learn how to play Sittin' On The Dock of the Bay from a very basic level. With the beginner tab you’ll learn the melody of this song. Using this tab is a great way to set a solid foundation for your development on the mandolin. After you have completed the beginner version get cracking on the intermediate and advanced versions of Sittin' On The Dock of the Bay tabs. These arrangements still follow the melody line but a little more technique... is required to get them down. There are a ton of tools in the Tunefox app that will help you learn Sittin' On The Dock of the Bay 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. Once you learn the main arrangement of Sittin' On The Dock of the Bay, 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 Sittin' On The Dock of the Bay, click Shuffle Licks, which can be found in the bottom tool bar. The backing tracks included in all tab versions of Sittin' On The Dock of the Bay 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. Take Tunefox with you to your next jam by exporting to a PDF. This is a member’s only feature.
Sittin' On The Dock of the Bay lyrics
Sittin' in the mornin' sun I'll be sittin' when the evenin' comes Watching the ships roll in Then I watch 'em roll away again, yeah I'm sittin' on the dock of the bay Watchin' the tide roll away, ooh I'm just sittin' on the dock of the bay Wastin' time I left my home in Georgia Headed for t...just gon' sittin' on the dock of the bay Watchin' the tide roll away, ooh I'm sittin' on the dock of the bay, wastin' time Look like nothin's gonna change Everything, still remains the same I can't do what ten people tell me to do So I guess I'll remain the same, yes Sittin' here restin' my bones And this loneliness won't leave me alone, listen Two thousand miles, I roam Just to make this dock my home Now I'm just gon' sit, at the dock of the bay Watchin' the tide roll away, ooh yeah Sittin' on the dock of the bay Wastin' time