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INT-19: Kepania Paniolo (Spanish Cowboy)


This is a good fun piece in C Wahine Tuning, sometimes called Keola’s C.

  • Level: Intermediate
  • Tempo: Moderate
  • Tuning: C Wahine or Keola's C
  • Length: 3:00
  • 50 Bars / 3 pages

Listed below are some of the techniques and concepts covered in this detailed lesson:

  • pull-offs
  • hammers
  • slurs in combination with slides
  • descending parallel 6th phrasing
  • changing tempo

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Lesson Resources

Tuning: C Wahine "Keola's C" (C-G-D-G-B-E) (jump to lesson)

Tablature: PDF of Kepania Paniolo

Lesson PDF: PDF of this lesson to print or save

Audio File: MP3 Audio of Kepania Paniolo

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