95wojb0ei3ctlfhugqxm Ragtime Guitar Tabs

WHAT IS RAGTIME?

2nd Edition Cover of Scott Joplins Maple Leaf RagA musical genre characterised by is its syncopated or "ragged," rhythm.

Ragtime Guitarists

Only surviving photograph of Blind BlakeBlind Blake, one of the most famous Rag Time guitarists of the early 20th century

 

Blind Willie mcTellBlind Wilie McTell, an influential Piedmont and ragtime singer & guitarist

 

The Reverend Gary DavisThe Reverend Gary Davis, unique style played with only thumb and index finger

Travis Picking

Tab Example of Travis PickingThumb plays a steady bass pattern & fingers play syncopated rhythms between the bass notes.

Articles

Each ragtime song on the Guitarist menu has some notes on how to play the song and also some alternatives for the bits which may be difficult. Each song also has an associated video tab.

If on some screen resolutions the video tab is not very clear or if you have any problems reading the video tab you can view the tab full screen to make it clearer.

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Most of the articles have a "Read More..." button.

Click on this to view the complete article and to get access the video tab for the song.

You will need to create an account to get access to the video tab.

Creating An Account

This is a simple and quick process

  1. Click on the option to create an account
  2. Enter your full name
  3. Enter a username, which you will use to log in to the site
  4. Enter a password
  5. Confirm password
  6. Enter your email address
  7. Confirm your email address
  8. Click the REGISTER button

An email, containing a link to confirm your registration, will be sent to the email address you entered.

When you click on the link in the email and confirm the registration you will be able to log in to the website, using the username, and then get access to the full articles and view the video tabs.