C. B. Gitty Publishing

Cigar Box Guitar Songbook - Volume 2: 49 More Songs Arranged for 3-string Cigar Box Guitars

  • Cigar Box Guitar 3-string Songbook Volume 2 - Front Cover
  • Cigar Box Guitar 3-string Songbook Volume 2 - Back Cover
  • Cigar Box Guitar 3-string Songbook Volume 2 - Instructional Pages


A collection of 49 beloved, easy-to-play classic songs arranged in tablature for 3-string Open GDG cigar box guitars - 152 pages of music and instruction in total! Each song includes tablature, chords, lyrics and additional information. Many of the songs include multiple arrangements. These songs are a mix of Americana, Patriotic, Spirituals, Folk Songs, Children's and Pop songs - all drawn from the treasury of traditional songs and tunes known throughout the Western world. Ben "Gitty" Baker hand-picked and arranged these songs specifically for 3-string cigar box guitar.

This is a professionally bound and printed songbook, perfect for jam sessions and front or back porch picking. 
Easy-to-follow instructional material is also provided: How to Read Tablature, How to Read Chord Forms, and some suggestions on how to play the songs. This is a must-have resource for any cigar box guitar player. 

You can also get this songbook directly from Amazon, with free shipping through Prime. Customers in Europe, be sure to browse or to order a copy that will be printed and shipped from within the EU!

Song List: Aloho ‘Oe, Are You Sleeping, Arkansas Traveler, Aura Lee, Bill Bailey (Won’t You Please Come Home), Black Velvet Band, Blessed Assurance, Blow the Man Down, (The Beautiful) Blue Danube, Cripple Creek, For He’s A Jolly Good Fellow, Git Along Little Dogies, God Save the Queen, Goodnight Ladies, Gospel Train, Grandfather’s Clock, Haul Away Joe, Hot Cross Buns, Hush Little Baby, Just A Closer Walk With Thee, Loch Lomond, The Marines’ Hymn, Michael Row the Boat Ashore, Molly Malone, The Moonshiner, Nine Pound Hammer, Nobody Knows the Trouble I‘ve Seen, Old Joe Clark, Old MacDonald Had A Farm, Pop Goes the Weasel, Precious Memories, The Rattlin’ Bog (Bog Down In the Valley-O), Rock-a-Bye Baby, The Rock Island Line, Shady Grove, Skip To My Lou, Streets of Laredo, Swanee River (Old Folks At Home), This Old Man, Tom Dooley, Turkey In the Straw, The U. S. Field Artillery March, The Wabash Cannonball, The Water Is Wide, We Shall Overcome, What Do We Do With A Drunken Sailor, When Johnny Comes Marching Home Again, Yankee Doodle, You’re A Grand Old Flag.

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