Free playalongs

The Butterfly slip jig – slow, medium and fast playalong with guitar chords – E aeolian

In this week’s tune playalong you can find easy, intermediate and advanced chords for the Irish slip jig, The Butterfly! The tune is played slowly at 65 beats per minute, at a medium pace at 90 beats per minute and at full session speed of 115 beats per minute. This should help beginner Irish, Scottish and general Celtic guitar players to learn to play along with slip jigs and understand how to add chords to a tune.

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