Various guitar tunings

An on-going list collected & compiled by Robert Chaundy of which most are traditional, and others where they are associated with particular artists.

Key E A D G B E Attributed to
D D A D G B E
D A D G B D Keith Richards
D A D F# D E Banjo
D D A D F# A D Open D Vestapol
D A D G A D Folk (When I Was a Cowboy by Leadbelly
D A D G A C Banjo tuning
G D G D G B D Spanish/Keith Richards
E G D G B E
E A D E A E
C E C G/C E E C
E E A D G B E Nashville 'E' ( = using octave strings)
F F F F G# C C
F A D G A D
E E B E G# B E
G G B D G B D
C# G# B E G# C# Used by Albert King for extra big string stretching and vibrato on electric blues.
A A A E A Db E A dissonant
A E A E A C# E
C F C F Bb C Martin Simpson
Bb F C F Bb C Martin Simpson
C G C F C D Martin Simpson
D G D G C D Martin Simpson
C G C G C D Martin Simpson
C G D G C D Martin Simpson
C G C F A D
C G D G C D Banjo
C# F# B E G# C
C G D A Cello tuning
C# G# D A Bengali
G# C# Db Ab
C G C G C 5 string (John Timpany)