A lesson on the traditional fiddle tune “Nancy Roland”. This tune has an interesting A part that makes use of anchoring and a 5 fret stretch! The B part is really what makes this song unique, making use of double down strokes and open strings. I also include an in-depth rhythm lesson video covering the nuances of bluegrass style rhythm guitar in the context of this fun tune. Check it out!

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You get streaming access to three MP4 video files, six (6) MP3 audio practice tracks (three (3) with metronome), a PDF tab sheet and a TEF tab file.

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Videos (Streaming)

Part 1 – 15:43
Part 2 – 13:18
Rhythm – 10:29

PDF Tab Sheets (Streaming and Download)

Nancy Roland.pdf

TEF Tab File (Download)

Nancy Roland.tef
(Use this file with TablEdit or TEFview.)

Audio Backing Tracks (Streaming and Download)

80 BPM – 5:06
80 BPM with Metronome – 5:06
100 BPM – 5:03
100 BPM with Metronome – 5:03
120 BPM – 5:25
120 BPM with Metronome – 5:25