American Canjo Songbook - Volume 1 - Easy-to-play Tablature for 53 Well-Known Songs (Printed Version) American Canjo Songbook - Volume 1 - Easy-to-play Tablature for 53 Well-Known Songs (Printed Version)


American Canjo Songbook - Volume 1 - Easy-to-play Tablature for 53 Well-Known Songs (Printed Version)

C. B. Gitty Publishing $9.99

Grab your canjo and get picking, with this treasure trove of 53 beloved, well-known songs! Playing these songs is easier than you ever believed, just follow the numbers above the words in the easy-to-play canjo tablature format. This 60-page song book was designed and printed at C. B. Gitty, with all tablature arranged by Ben "Gitty" Baker and Nick Lanciano. We even include a page on how to read the tablature and play your canjo, and links to more canjo-related resources online!

This is the printed version of the song book, where we ship you a 60-page black and white book, with a glossy cardstock cover and nice brochure-stock pages. For the e-book downloadable version of the songbook, click here.

Here is a sample of the tablature style:

twinkletwinklecanjotab.jpg

(Each number above the word corresponds to which fret you should finger on the canjo's fretboard. A zero (0) means plug the string open/unfretted.)

Here is the list of songs included in this song book:

  • Amazing Grace
  • Auld Lang Syne
  • Baa Baa Black Sheep
  • Battle Hymn of the Republic
  • Buffalo Gals 
  • Camptown Races 
  • Crawdad Hole 
  • Down By the Riverside 
  • Down in the River to Pray 
  • Grandfather’s Clock 
  • Happy Birthday 
  • Hard Times (Come Again No More) 
  • Home on the Range 
  • I’ll Tell Me Ma 
  • In The Pines 
  • I’ve Been Working on the Railroad 
  • Keep On the Sunny Side 
  • Kum-ba-ya 
  • London Bridge (Is Falling Down) 
  • Lullaby (Cradle Song) 
  • Marines’ Hymn (Halls of Montezuma) 
  • Mary Had a Little Lamb 
  • Michael Row the Boat Ashore 
  • My Country ‘Tis of Thee 
  • Nearer, My God to Thee 
  • Ode to Joy (Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee)
  • Oh My Darlin’ Clementine
  • Oh! Susanna
  • Old Joe Clark
  • Polly Wolly Doodle
  • Red River Valley
  • Row, Row, Row Your Boat
  • Scotland the Brave
  • She’ll Be Coming ‘Round the Mountain
  • Shenandoah
  • Simple Gifts
  • Skip To My Lou
  • Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
  • Take Me Out To The Ball Game
  • (Give Me) That Old Time Religion
  • This Land is Your Land
  • This Old Man
  • This Train (is Bound for Glory)
  • Tom Dooley
  • Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star
  • (The) Water Is Wide
  • Wayfaring Stranger
  • When Johnny Comes Marching Home
  • When The Saints Go Marching In
  • Wild Mountain Thyme
  • Wildwood Flower
  • Wreck of the Old ‘97
  • Yankee Doodle
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Grab your canjo and get picking, with this treasure trove of 53 beloved, well-known songs! Playing these songs is easier than you ever believed, just follow the numbers above the words in the easy-to-play canjo tablature format. This 60-page song book was designed and printed at C. B. Gitty, with all tablature arranged by Ben "Gitty" Baker and Nick Lanciano. We even include a page on how to read the tablature and play your canjo, and links to more canjo-related resources online!

This is the printed version of the song book, where we ship you a 60-page black and white book, with a glossy cardstock cover and nice brochure-stock pages. For the e-book downloadable version of the songbook, click here.

Here is a sample of the tablature style:

twinkletwinklecanjotab.jpg

(Each number above the word corresponds to which fret you should finger on the canjo's fretboard. A zero (0) means plug the string open/unfretted.)

Here is the list of songs included in this song book:

  • Amazing Grace
  • Auld Lang Syne
  • Baa Baa Black Sheep
  • Battle Hymn of the Republic
  • Buffalo Gals 
  • Camptown Races 
  • Crawdad Hole 
  • Down By the Riverside 
  • Down in the River to Pray 
  • Grandfather’s Clock 
  • Happy Birthday 
  • Hard Times (Come Again No More) 
  • Home on the Range 
  • I’ll Tell Me Ma 
  • In The Pines 
  • I’ve Been Working on the Railroad 
  • Keep On the Sunny Side 
  • Kum-ba-ya 
  • London Bridge (Is Falling Down) 
  • Lullaby (Cradle Song) 
  • Marines’ Hymn (Halls of Montezuma) 
  • Mary Had a Little Lamb 
  • Michael Row the Boat Ashore 
  • My Country ‘Tis of Thee 
  • Nearer, My God to Thee 
  • Ode to Joy (Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee)
  • Oh My Darlin’ Clementine
  • Oh! Susanna
  • Old Joe Clark
  • Polly Wolly Doodle
  • Red River Valley
  • Row, Row, Row Your Boat
  • Scotland the Brave
  • She’ll Be Coming ‘Round the Mountain
  • Shenandoah
  • Simple Gifts
  • Skip To My Lou
  • Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
  • Take Me Out To The Ball Game
  • (Give Me) That Old Time Religion
  • This Land is Your Land
  • This Old Man
  • This Train (is Bound for Glory)
  • Tom Dooley
  • Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star
  • (The) Water Is Wide
  • Wayfaring Stranger
  • When Johnny Comes Marching Home
  • When The Saints Go Marching In
  • Wild Mountain Thyme
  • Wildwood Flower
  • Wreck of the Old ‘97
  • Yankee Doodle

Additional info

SKU: 22-034-01
UPC: 602589222837
Width: 9.00
Height: 12.00
Depth: 0.75