Discuss the Banjo lesson: Man of Constant Sorrow


#1

https://banjobenclark.com/lessons/man-of-constant-sorrow-banjo

Lots of people have a banjo solo for this tune…but do they have a GOOD one?! I wrestled with this break for quite a while and I really like the finished product. It’s not too hard to learn, but it’s tasty enough to hold its own on any stage or jam there is. Get to pickin’!


#2

Is there a tab with lyrics on it for this song? I like to sing along when I can. Thanks.


#3

Hi Karl

It’s a lot of work to tab out a tune and add lyrics. I can’t say I have ever seen Ben include words.

You might find a tab with lyrics at Tom Arri 's website https://banjotom2.org/
Tom often includes lyrics with his tabs.

Won’t be the same as @BanjoBen 's arrangement


#4

He included lyrics on will the circle and life’s railway at least


#5

Sorry, I don’t have the words on this one :wink: I do have words for some of them, however.