Book 3

Fingerstyle and Classical Guitar Sheet Music
Book 3

MormonGuitarSound files for all sheet music are over there ⇒

They’re down below if you’re on a phone.

Read This Before You Begin

headbanger Sound Files: Download the sound files and listen to them a zillion times prior to tackling each song. The sound files are to your right. If you’re on your phone, they’re down below.

headbanger Standard Notation: In tablature we trust, but we like standard notation too. If you want copies without tablature, we can make that happen. It’s the modern world and we own software.

headbanger What’s TuffAxe? It’s the chord-melody arrangement. Some people call it “fingerstyle.” It’s tough to play, and if you can do it, you’re “tuff” … that’s good.

headbanger Multiple Voicing: Each piece of sheet music is designed to be played in at least four different ways. Level 5 and 6 material is meant for ensemble work and usually has even more voicings.

headbanger Our Books: We have pre-printed books waiting for you at the office. They have plenty of instruction not available online. Save your sanity and your printer and buy them.

headbanger Copyright: Don’t sell anything you find on this page or we’ll hunt you down and start dating your sister. If there is no PDF, email me to acquire a copy after a short discussion about your plans.

headbanger Get a Teacher Ya Lunatic: Sheet music won’t make you a musician. You need to do three things: Practice, show up to play with others, and get some decent instruction. Gutting it out by yourself with internet downloads is the worst way to do this. You’re developing bad habits without knowing. Stop looking for something “cool” to play. That mindset will impede your progress. Learn how to play properly with good technique on stupid songs and then you will be able to play anything.

headbanger Stoicism: The problem is not a problem. Our attitude toward the problem is the problem. Start right now. Do what you can. Analyze the results. Start again tomorrow. If you play one hour a day every day, you’ll master the guitar in just over 27 years. If you play less than that, it’ll take longer. Enjoy the ride and have realistic expectations. If making music were as easy as those “play guitar the easy way” advertisements suggest, everybody would be doing it. It’s not easy, and they’re not doing what those ads say at all. Plan on many hours of using your best sense of humor as you fail your way to being the best you. Patience, practice, trying to do what your instructor asks of you, and “showing up” will work.


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Book 3: Multi-Chord Public Domain Songs

If you can play all the parts of all these songs, you are ready for a life in guitar. Come buy the complete Book 3 if you don’t want to fight your printer for several hours.

  • Book 3 is currently being revised. All these songs will be in it.
  • Progress Check Sheet PDF
  • Practice Log PDF
  1. Ah! Vous Dirai-Je, Maman [G & C & D7] PDF ~ Lesson
  2. All Through the Night [D & E & A & G] PDF
  3. Aloha ‘Oe [D & G & A7] PDF
  4. Amazing Grace [C & F & G] PDF
  5. America the Beautiful [G & G7 & D & D7 & A & A7 & Am & E7 & C] PDF
  6. Andante in G by Carulli [G & Am & C & D & D7 & Em] PDF
  7. Ash Grove [D & Em & A7 & Bm] PDF
  8. Beautiful Dreamer [A & D & E]  PDF
  9. Brahms’ Lullabye [A & D & E7] PDF
  10. Danny Boy [A & D & E7] PDF
  11. Down by the Riverside [A & A7 & E7 & D] PDF
  12. Estudio in E Minor by Tàrrega [Am & Em & B7 & G] PDF
  13. For He’s a Jolly Good Fellow [D & G & A7] PDF
  14. Für Elise [Em & B7 & G & D] PDF
  15. Happy Birthday [G & D & D7 & C] PDF
  16. Heidenröslein (May 15, 2024)  [A & Bm & C# & D & E & E7] PDF
  17. House of the Rising Sun [Am & C & D & E7 & F] PDF
  18. Internationalé [D & G & A & A7 & & E & E7 & Bm & F#7] PDF
  19. Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair [G & C & Em & A7 & D & D7 & Bm] PDF
  20. Kumbaya [C & F & Em & G] PDF
  21. Las Mañanitas [D & A7 & G] PDF
  22. Last Rose of Summer [A & D & E & F#m] PDF
  23. Minstrel Boy [C & F & G & Am] PDF
  24. Ode to Joy [C & Dm & Dm7 & G & G7 & Am & E7]  PDF
  25. On Top of Spaghetti [C, F, G, G7]   PDF
  26. Parting Glass [Bm & G & D & A & Em & F#7] PDF Ensemble PDF
  27. Santa Lucia [G & D7 & Am & C] PDF
  28. Scarborough Fair [Em & D & G & A] PDF
  29. This Little Light of Mine [G & A7 &Am7 & C & B & D7] PDF
  30. Trumpet Voluntary [D & A & E7] PDF
  31. Waltzing Matilda [D & A & Bm & G] PDF
  32. Water is Wide [E & A & C#m & F#m & B & B7 & G#m] PDF
  33. When the Saints Go Marching In [C & F & G7] PDF
  34. Wildwood Flower [A & D & E7] PDF
  35. You are My Sunshine [C & F & G] PDF

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