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Scruggs #13 (Episode 4)

In this episode, we take a look at a closed position back-up lick that Earl Scruggs used a whole bunch when accompanying Lester Flatt. You can hear this lick in Cabin in Caroline among other songs.

Learn how to simply move the lick's hand position to the desired root position chord on the banjo neck. It's super simple. We're using the chords for Foggy Mountain Special(12 bar blues) to demonstrate.

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