By Jody Stecher | Excerpted from Traditional Songs with Jody Stecher

I play “Don’t Let Your Deal Go Down” in the key of F, sort of. There are not a lot of F chords to it, because it’s a circle of fifths progression. We just end up on the F chord. F gives the guitar a special sound that you wouldn’t get if you did this in G, for instance.


Excerpted from Traditional Songs with Jody Stecher.

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