Because it is nice and slow, with a simple and familiar melody, Red River Valley is a great song for beginners. Be sure to look over the beginning tutorials if this is
the first song you are attempting to play. Please also note that the tablature in this type of arrangement consists of two different parts. When you are playing you can play
either the top line (melody) or the bottom line (accompaniment), but you don’t play them both at the same time.
There are several different guitar arrangements of Red River Valley on ezFolk to give you an idea of a few of the various ways you can play it. Here are links to each of them: