House of the Rising Sun for Classical Guitar

House of the Rising Sun for classical guitar. Sheet Music and Tab PDF edition with free video lesson. This is an arrangement for classical or fingerstyle guitar. Includes both a Notation Edition and a Notation + TAB edition. PDF download. The level is generally easy with 1st position chords with melody, one chord at 5th fret. Some may consider this intermediate level. Includes a video performance and lesson (see below). You can also find the tab as a hardcopy in my Classical Guitar Tab book on Amazon. Video Lesson Link

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The House of the Rising Sun is actually a traditional folk song, also called Rising Sun Blues. It tells of a life gone wrong in New Orleans; many versions also urge a sibling or parents and children to avoid the same fate. The most popular version was recorded in 1964 by the rock group The Animals and was a number one hit on the UK Singles Chart and also in the United States and France. Read more about the song via Wiki.

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