Old Time Music for Guitar Compilation


A collection of Old Timer tunes for Guitar solo in tab and standard notation. Easy to Intermediate Level.
Old-time music is a genre of North American folk music. It developed along with various North American folk dances, such as square dancing, clogging, and buck dancing. It is played on acoustic instruments, generally centering on a combination of fiddle and plucked string instruments (most often the guitar and banjo).

1.   Shove That Pig's Foot a Little Further Into the Fire


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Shove That Pig's Foot a Little Further Into the Fire


2.   Shenandoah Falls


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Shenandoah Falls


3.   Bonapart Crossing the Rocky Mountains


"Bonaparte Crossing the Rocky Mountains" is probably an Amercanisation of several European titles of this piece: "Bonaparte Crossing the Alps", "Bonaparte Crossing the Rhine" and "Bonaparte's March." It almost certainly was written to commemorate a real historic eventóBonaparte was involved in the Rhine campaign of 1796 and crossed the Alps in May, 1800. The hornpipe remains popular throughout Britain, Ireland and North America.

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Bonapart Crossing the Rocky Mountains


4.   The Possum's Tail is Bare


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The Possum's Tail is Bare


5.   Sandy River Belles


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Sandy River Belles


6.   Waiting for Nancy


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Waiting for Nancy


7.   John Stenson's No. 2


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John Stenson's No. 2


8.   Old Bell Cow
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Old Bell Cow
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9.   Greasy Coat
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Greasy Coat
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10.   Sinclair's Mandolin
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Sinclair's Mandolin
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11.   Sackett's Harbor
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Sackett's Harbor
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12.   Down at the Mouth of Old Stinson
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Down at the Mouth of Old Stinson
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