Swing Low Sweet Chariot

Animated Swing Low Sweet Chariot tab by Anon / Traditional on guitar. So easy you'll be playing in minutes.

This exercise is from the Core Skills exercises on string Bends.

Let's use bends to play a well known traditional tune called Swing Low, Sweet Chariot. The scale used here is the G major scale up at fret 12. Incidentally, this scale is the same as the E natural minor scale.

We're using plenty of vibrato technique too here. Vibrato goes very well with bends and it is very common to use both when playing melodies. If you want to learn more about vibrato go here. It is a good technique for sustaining notes and making them a bit more expressive.

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