JamPlay Song Lessons / Carter Family

How to play "Wildwood Flower" on guitar

   Song lesson length:  30:04

Scenes in the lessons: 4

Scenes: 4


Difficulty rating:   3.5 of 5

"Wildwood Flower"

Learn to play Wildwood Flower by Carter Family on guitar. As a JamPlay member, you get unlimited access to this song lesson as well as hundreds more!

Scene 1 - Introduction Music (2.77)


Scene 2 - Song Introduction (12.1)

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Scene 3 - Wildwood Flower (8.65)

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Scene 4 - Lesson Wrap-up (6.56)

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Jim Deeming

Jim teaches "Wildwood Flower," a well-known bluegrass folk song. While it was made popular by the Carter Family, this song originated in the 1860s. Jim teaches you his own version which blends the familiar Carter Family frailing technique and some Chet Atkins style finger picking.

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