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John Swain


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Post  Posted 6 Oct 2013 10:54 am    
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Here's a way of archiving chord melody arrangements without the tedium of tabbing out every note..I call it "short tab"like shorthand! The first number is the fret,then pedals( 4-8 on C6, knee levers are named by note they give you on open strings..ie:10/56Bb..would be 10th fret 5+6 pedals + Bb knee lever .This is not "paint by numbers" tab, You have to know the melody in your head to use this! Often your melody and passing notes on KLs, and I try to show different positions the chords are available!..JS


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Jack Stanton


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Somewhere in the swamps of Jersey
Post  Posted 6 Oct 2013 2:25 pm    
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Cool stuff, John.
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Chad Karnitz


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Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
Post  Posted 6 Oct 2013 5:28 pm    
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Ahh, thank you!!
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Jeff Garden


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Center Sandwich, New Hampshire, USA
Post  Posted 7 Oct 2013 9:21 am    
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Thanks John....I like your "abbrev-a-tab" method
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John Swain


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Newberry,SC
Post  Posted 22 Dec 2015 2:12 pm    
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Here's another good one!
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Tony Prior


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Post  Posted 5 Jan 2016 3:42 am    
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nice stuff John, thx

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John Swain


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Newberry,SC
Post  Posted 4 Dec 2017 8:16 am    
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TTT for Christmas! Stop leaning on the back neck and play it!
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John Swain


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Newberry,SC
Post  Posted 28 Nov 2018 11:42 am    
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That time of year!
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Ron Hogan


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Nashville, TN, usa
Post  Posted 29 Nov 2018 10:51 am    
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Smile
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Ron Hogan


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Post  Posted 29 Nov 2018 10:58 am    
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I'll be over at 7:00 pm for Christmas cocktails! Be ready.
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