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Left hand fingering positions for the notes e, a, c and e' played in first position on the five string banjo.

Learn how to play the vocal melody from this ever-popular Pogues song on the banjo. Only the first two lines and the last line are shown here, you’ll have to work out the third line for yourself. The original recording of this song changes key, part of it is in G and part in C. You should find it easy to play along with the record during the G section. Try and hear where the key change occurs and don’t worry about playing the the banjo part in C for now…

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