Lyrics & Knowledge Personal Pages Record Shop Auction Links Radio & Media Kids Membership Help
The Mudcat Cafesj

Post to this Thread - Sort Descending - Printer Friendly - Home


searching for banjotabs for Irish reels

Related threads:
guitar tab in a d &e (9)
Help: acoustic blues tabs? (12)
Great site: Lyrics, harmonica tabs (8)
Sharing guitar tab online being banned! (39)
OLGA taken down (2)
Music Industry Goes After Guitar Tablature Sites (51)
Tab: How best to display bends (15)
Guitar tablature format query (14)
Help With Tab Phrase (9)
Tune Req: Where did TAB go? (4)
TAB prefix? Thoughts? (18)
Tablature for folk songs (6)
notes versus tablature (18)
Mudcat Guide: TABS for Mandolin/Guitar From the DT (34)
Tablature: Mudcat Tabies (8)
Chords/Tabs Wanted (9)
Chord Req: notes/tablature for dulcimer-Taps (8)
Chord Req: Need Link To Tab Page (2)
Guitar tab for kids? (4)
Tablature notational software (7)
Help: Indicating rests in tablature (13)
Where's the Tablature? (22)
Fiddle tabs for O'Carolan Tunes (12)
Help: where can I get tabs and Lyrics??? (3)
Software for tabulating (7)
Lyr/Chords Req: Personal Thing (Flash Girls) (5)
Help: Looking for basic Blues TAB (3)
Musical Help: Tab programs (4)
Nice Classical Guitar Score/Tab Site (3)
Help: Guitar Tabs ASCll (2)
Help: Where can I get Mandola tab (6)
TablEdit v2.60 out now (2)
altcountrytab.com demise?? (1)
Lyr/Chords Req: Need help starting Tab/Lyrics (2)
Help: Guitar Tab Translator needed (9)
Finger Picking TABS (6)
Concertina Tablature? (7)
Lyr/Chords Req: celtic banjo tabs (7)
Help: i need blues guitar tabs (7)
TablEdit transcription software (7)
Tabs for some old-time songs (4)
Help: guitar tabs for songs (3)
Help: Irish Music Guitar Tabulature (2)
Help! Tab Rite and Tab View (3)
TRAD MUSIC TABS SITE?? (1)
Banjo tab on computer.... how? (5)
Tab request (1)
Help: Good Tab Software? (8)
help Need tab (2)
Lyr Req: The Noble 20 and 2 (5)
Lyr/Chords Req: kids songs guitar tabs (3)
TABLEDIT Pulls Tabs due to Harry Fox! (6)
tabs req (1)
Seraching for banjotabs (8)
Tab (1)
Celtic tabs? (4)
MD TAB (5)
Fiddle Tablature (4)
Tune Req: Need Delta guitar tabs (4)
Question about TAB (2)
Tablature vs. Defining Your Own Style (18)
Looking for frailing tablature (5)
Ideas For Guitar TAB (9)
bluegrass tabs (2)
Guitar tab (1)
Free Guitar Tab and Sheet Music (1)
Guitar TABS for Irish/scottish tunes (6)
Tabs in HTML? (14)
NEW SOURCE FOR TABS (1)
Tabulature for MSWORD (4)


QRS 21 Aug 00 - 08:02 AM
Charcloth 21 Aug 00 - 10:32 AM
Jon W. 21 Aug 00 - 07:18 PM
GUEST,TablEdit 13 Mar 01 - 07:40 PM
BanjoRay 14 Mar 01 - 07:40 PM
Share Thread
more
Lyrics & Knowledge Search [Advanced]
DT  Forum
Sort (Forum) by:relevance date
DT Lyrics:





Subject: searching for banjotabs for Irish reels
From: QRS
Date: 21 Aug 00 - 08:02 AM

I´m looking for Banjotabs for Irish reels, jigs, polkas etc for the 5 string banjo

I prefer the clawhammer style, but 3 finger picking is also ok.

Can anyone help me? Any site on the net maybe??

Regards

QRS


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: searching for banjotabs for Irish reels
From: Charcloth
Date: 21 Aug 00 - 10:32 AM

Ken Perlman has a book & CD out entitled MEL BAYS BASIC CLAWHAMMER BANJO. Ken has a web site but I don't have the address But You can get the book & CD from Elderly Instruments. It has 30 tunes 3or 4 jigs it even has a few Irish waltz some of the # are "Sheebeg Sheemore", "Haste to the Wedding" "Little Beggerman" "Fisher's Hornpipe". I must warn you although it is called "Basic clawhammer banjo" It is not for begginers. but is an excellent book & CD.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: searching for banjotabs for Irish reels
From: Jon W.
Date: 21 Aug 00 - 07:18 PM

I can second the good tip on Ken Perlman's book. Taught me everything I know.

Another suggestion: Use TablEdit to convert ABC notation from Henrik Norbeck's collection of Irish session tunes to 5-string tab. It will take a fair amount of work to polish the conversion results into usable tab, but that will shorten the tune learning by the same amount, so you break even. Then when you have a usable tab file, email it to me. Thanks, I appreciate that.

You can also try this URL: www.sessioneer.com but I haven't been able to get it to work (server too busy error) as I was posting this.

Jon W.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: searching for banjotabs for Irish reels
From: GUEST,TablEdit
Date: 13 Mar 01 - 07:40 PM

Actually, TablEdit has built in tools for making imported files more playable.

The most powerful of these is the "optimize fingerings" option in the Transpose feature. If you select this option on the Transpose dialog box and set it to transpose zero half-steps, then it will make the TAB more playable. You can apply this to all or part of a TAB and even specify the fret range to keep it within.


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate

Subject: RE: searching for banjotabs for Irish reels
From: BanjoRay
Date: 14 Mar 01 - 07:40 PM

I don't suppose TableEdit can turn 3 finger tab ino clawhammer tab - now that's what I would call a FEATURE. If you're into three finger tab, Tom Hanway's written a book for Irish tunes in three finger style - its VERY good. Its from Mel Bay.

Cheers
Ray


Post - Top - Home - Printer Friendly - Translate
  Share Thread:
More...

Reply to Thread
Subject:  Help
From:
Preview   Automatic Linebreaks   Make a link ("blue clicky")


Mudcat time: 29 March 12:01 AM EDT

[ Home ]

All original material is copyright © 1998 by the Mudcat Café Music Foundation, Inc. All photos, music, images, etc. are copyright © by their rightful owners. Every effort is taken to attribute appropriate copyright to images, content, music, etc. We are not a copyright resource.