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This is a popular song of the American Civil War called "When Johnny Comes Marching".
I have prepared this easy version for beginners. You will play solo and fingerstyle accompaniment with alternating bass.
As you can see in the video, for the chords I put the palm of my right hand on the sixth, fifth and fourth strings.
This allows me to get a more beautiful sound for the accompaniment.
Perform the song very slowly at first, then gradually increase the speed until you master the technique.
When Johnny Comes Marching - video parts 1-2
Accompaniment - video parts 3-4
Gear used :
Acoustic guitar: Taylor 410 CE
Strings: Elixir Polyweb .012-.052
Onboard Fishman Prefix Plus - right channel
Mini mic Audio Technica Pro 70 - left channel
USB audio interface - Focusrite Scarlett 2i4 Key : A minor
Tuning : Standard
Tempo : 94 bpm
Chord progression :
C G/Am E/Am/Am
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