money tune

New Five Cents

This is one of the Money Tunes. It’s an old time hoedown. This tab chart is close to how I play it most of the time. I think of the changes that the US Mint has put the Jefferson nickel through in recent years. Either you like it or not. I call it okay. When […]

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Ten Penny Bit

Two bits, four bits, six bits, a dollar. These bits were parts of a dollar, pieces of eight. Each one was worth about 12.5 cents. When one of them got really worn, you had a Ten Penny Bit. Download the tune as a pdf file. This jig is a popular session tune. Another such jig […]

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