Songs and Toods

polansky

Known typos, comments, alternate fingerings, etc.

 

11/30/11, rev. 7/27/14

 

thanks to Elliot Simpson, Giacomo Fiore, James Moore and Tom Pauwels

 

Eskimo Lullaby

 

Dismission of Great I

 

Sweet Betsy from Pike


Sweet Betsy from Pike
 "Note that, because of the fretting of the guitar, especially on the III and IV strings (but on others as well), the notation of pitches will often differ from their closest tempered pitches. For example, the 6th fret of the II string (shouldn't this be IIIrd string in stead of IInd string, 6th fret on II string would be notated D and sound closer to C) is the ratio 121/64, sounds much closer to a tempered B...".