#1
I am thinking about learning For My Father by Andy Mckee. The A string is tuned to a C do i tune up 2 steps or just keep tuning down to a C? I am asking this because i am not very formiliar with these tunings and i do not want to break a string.
Any help is appreatiated.


Thanks
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#2
uhh...not quite sure,thoug id imagine youd tune up.

but just in case,id have an extra string lying around
i dont have AD.....ooo,shiny
#3
I am not 100% sure because I didn't hear the song, but I would also guess that you should go UP to C. Listen really close to the song....is the C dark and low or does it sound bright? That would probably be your best clue. If you have a link to the song or youtube video, plz post it.


C-ya,
Chad


edit: I found the song on youtube.

http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=T4Igb5Yors4

Looks like he's got a capo on the 3rd fret, which would make the A sound like C.
Last edited by ClassAxe at Oct 12, 2008,