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The Entertainer mandolin tabs

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    Mandolin The Entertainer tab


    Scott Joplin

    • Difficulty
    • Key
    • Tempo
      80 bpm
    • Tuning

    This classic American melody works out great on mandolin. There's a lot of Bluesy runs and chromaticism in the arrangement and some great licks to boot!


More about The Entertainer

This is a classic American melody that works great on the mandolin.

Here you will find 1 different ways to play The Entertainer on mandolin. The beginner The Entertainer tab will show you how to play the basic melody line. Once you feel comfortable playing that then move on to learning the intermediate arrangement, which will teach you how to incorporate more 16th notes. Finally, the advanced The Entertainer tab shows you how to really show your playing off with some flash bluegrass licks all based on the melody.

Need some practice help? Tunefox has several unique learning tools to keep your practice interesting and fun. Use the tempo slider to find the perfect tempo for you to practice at. When you’ve found it, test your speed with the “Speed Up” function, which will steadily increase the tempo each time the song or selected measures loop. When you’re ready to get off the tab, use Memory Train to increasingly hide notes each time The Entertainer tab loops.

Get creative with this arrangement of The Entertainer 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 The Entertainer. 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 The Entertainer 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.

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