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#1 Musicandfriends

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Posted 24 February 2017 - 03:36 PM

Good Day All,

 

Just wondering where I could find some good resource for learing to play Freight Train ( Merle Travis/Chet Ackins.

 

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#2 Blue Dog

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Posted 24 February 2017 - 10:39 PM

Hi Musicfreind, You can go on to ultimate guitar tabs Webb site and print the tab to the song . and then check youtube for that song and see if they have a lesson . then see how close the tab is to the lesson and start leaning . Blue Dog


 
 


#3 triple-oh

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Posted 24 February 2017 - 11:01 PM

http://musicnoteslib...4294904678.html

 

https://www.anyoneca.../freight-train/

 

 

if you are a just learning Travis style picking you might check out the book "Contemporary Travis Picking" Freight Train is one of the lesson songs.


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#4 IMA fingers

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Posted 26 February 2017 - 03:12 PM

https://www.youtube....n lesson guitar

Check out the videos on that search page. It might help you. click on link above. Hope it helps
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#5 John Wells

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Posted 12 October 2017 - 12:52 PM

The world is on Google: make a search for "YouTube how to play guitar Freighttrain" and take your pick (pardon the pun) of several. Lotsa luck.






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