In this free mandolin video lesson by Brad Laird you'll learn the Christmas hymn What Child is This? The melody for What Child is This is the same as the Old English folk song Greensleeves. The video will teach you how to play the chord progression for this song. View the tabs below.
Here are the chords used in the lesson. Click here to download the chord charts as a PDF file for free.
Greensleeves by Brad Laird is a downloadable Quicktime lesson that teaches the Old English folk song "Greensleeves" (the same tune as "What Child Is This?") in two different time signatures, 3/4 and 6/8. In addition to learning the tune you will learn the basics of playing in waltz time and playing 6/8 jigs. Includes 2 rhythm .mp3 tracks to practice what you learn. $5.99
|Red Haired Boy||Old Joe Clark|
|Banks of the Ohio||Greensleeves|
|Bury Me Beneath the Willow||Mississippi Sawyer|
|Fair and Tender Ladies||Sally Goodin|
|Whiskey Before Breakfast||Laird's March (Duet)|
|Blackberry Blossom||Old Time Roots|
|Salt Creek||The Mandolin Song Book|
|Cripple Creek||Bluegrass Fakebook|
|Sittin' On Top of the World|