Casimir Pulaski Day Guitar Tutorial + Tab Video

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From: mnidl

After several listens to this song, I think I've got the picking pattern pretty close to how it sounds in the original recording. Pay close attention to the direction of the strumming, especially the upstroke on the second note in measures 2 and 4. Also, mute the 1st string (if necessary) when strumming the C, Am and G chords. Capo: 1st fret MAIN RIFF: v = Downstroke ^ = Upstroke DC Am G v ^ v ^ v ^ v ^ v ^ vv ^ ^ v ^ v ^ v ^ v ^ e|-----2-2----3-0-0-|--------------------|--------------------|---------------------| b|-----3-3----3-3-3-|----------1-1-----|------------1-1-1-|----------3-3-3-3-| g|-----2-2----2-2-2-|----------0-0-----|------------2-2-2-|----------0-0-0-0-| d|0---0-0----0-0-0-|----0h2-2-2-----|----0h2---2-2-2-|----------0-0-0-0-| a|---------------------|3---------3-3-2--|0-----------0-0-0-|----0h2-2-2-2-2-| E|---------------------|--------------------|---------------------|3--------3-3-3-3-| If you're having trouble playing it, try this easier version below, which still sounds alright: DC Am G vv ^ ^ v ^ vv ^ vvv ^ v ^ vv ^ v ^ e|-----2-2--—3-0-0-|------------0------|------------0-0-0-|-------------3-3-3-| b|-----3-3-----3-0-0-|------------1------|------------1-1-1-|-------------3-3-3-| g|-----2-2-----2-0-0-|------------0------|------------2-2-2-|-------------0-0-0-| d|0---0-0-----0-0-0-|----0h2---2------|----0h2---2-2-2-|-------------0-0-0-| a|----------------------|3-----------3-2---|0-----------0-0-0-|----0h2---2-2-2-| E ...

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