Pre-order Jimmy’s new CD “I’d trade it all for a little more” (coming this Fall) Click CD cover for song list and ordering info NEWEST LESSON: Blue Ridge Cabin Home (Videos, NOT print) "Dobro Handbook" offered through TrueFire: Jimmy, I just purchased your Dobro Handbook! Wayfaring Strangers: The Musical Voyage from Scotland and Ulster to Appalachia. xv, 184-5, 358. http://mtrecords.co.uk/articles/mount34.htm, https://www.fresnostate.edu/folklore/ballads/SKE57.html, https://mudcat.org/thread.cfm?threadid=131461, "Shady Grove: Quicksilver Messenger Service", Original Folkways Recordings of Doc Watson and Clarence Ashley, 1960-1962, History of the Appalachian people in Baltimore, History of the Appalachian people in Chicago, Social and economic stratification in Appalachia, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Shady_Grove_(song)&oldid=979754155, Articles with unsourced statements from April 2019, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 22 September 2020, at 16:07. (Not a member? Shady Grove by Doc Watson - Digital Guitar Tab. ~ Tom, Also available through TrueFire: Jimmy's "Essentials" - Blues Dobro Solos, Jimmy Heffernan: Dobro Lessons, Instruments and Music, Soloing on Sweet Georgia Brown [or Circle of 5ths], Whiskey Before Breakfast – Key of D, G tuning. the original published key, Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga, When the Saints Go Marching In (Traditional), We Wish You a Merry Christmas (Traditional). My Dobro is not a “Wall Hanger” anymore thanks to you! Includes 1 print + interactive copy with lifetime access in our free apps. [10][11][12][13][14][15]. Shady Grove – D minor (streaming) Please Login to view this content. Your high-resolution PDF file will be ready to download in [7] The song describes "the true love of a young man's life and his hope they will wed."[8], Many variants of "Shady Grove" exist (up to 300 stanzas by the early 21st century). Includes Guitar TAB for Voice, range: C4-C5 or Guitar, range: F3-F5 in D Minor. The lessons are fantastic! There is speculation that the name Shady Grove may be a place-name, a woman's name, or possibly a mondegreen. [5] The song has been widely adopted in the repertoire of bluegrass, as well as being common among old-time musicians of the Cumberlands. It is set in Dorian mode and was first published in the Journal of American Folklore, dated 1915.There is speculation that the name Shady Grove may be a place-name, a woman's name, or possibly a mondegreen. xv, 183, 358. Posts about minor written by Rebecca Gale. What a difference! Wayfaring Strangers: The Musical Voyage from Scotland and Ulster to Appalachia. pp. Print and download Doc Watson Shady Grove Guitar TAB. SKU: MN0129639 "Shady Grove" is a traditional Appalachian folk song (Roud 4456), believed to have originated in eastern Kentucky around the beginning the 20th century. The tune of "Shady Grove" was re-used by the group Fairport Convention in 1969 to accompany the traditional British ballad "Matty Groves"[citation needed], on their seminal 1969 folk-rock album Liege and Lief; apart from this usage, the two songs are unrelated. "Shady Grove" is a traditional Appalachian folk song[1] (Roud 4456[2]), believed to have originated in eastern Kentucky around the beginning the 20th century[3]. Join Today!) Thanks! I was doing everything wrong…..After the course, it actually sounds pretty good! Check out Jimmy's "Dobro Handbook" - A Guitarist's Guide for Playing Dobro. Become a Musicnotes Pro - Plus member today and receive PDFs included with every song plus take 15% off all digital sheet music purchases! Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press. The highlight of my time attending the University of Maryland Baltimore County’s undergraduate program at the Universities at Shady Grove (USG) has been completing a minor in Public History. [9] It has been recorded by numerous artists, including Jean Ritchie, the Kingston Trio, Jerry Garcia and David Grisman, Mudcrutch, Bill Monroe, Crooked Still, Taj Mahal, Doc Watson and Clarence Ashley, Blood Oranges, Quicksilver Messenger Service, The Chieftains, Jayke Orvis, and Camper Van Beethoven. WOW I have learned more in a week, than the entire last year. Fiona Ritchie & Doug Orr (2014). [6] Sung by both traditional folk musicians and folk revival musicians, it is sometimes identified as a courting song. Fiona Ritchie & Doug Orr (2014). The course is NOT a beginner's course, rather it's been specifically designed for guitar players and so Jimmy takes what you already know and simply puts it to work on the dobro. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press. It is set in Dorian mode and was first published in the Journal of American Folklore, dated 1915[4]. pp.