Folsom Prison Blues - Fingerstyle

Learn how to play Folsom Prison Blues by Johnny Cash using fingerstyle technique

This is a step by step lesson, teaching you how to play the popular song Folsom Prison Blues. The song was written in 1953 by Johnny Cash and first recorded two years later. Enjoy playing this arrangement by Emil Ernebro.

Folsom Prison Blues part 1 of 5

Emil plays through his awesome arrangement of the Folsom Prison Blues. This is the arrangement you will learn in this five part video series where you will learn how to play this beautiful arrangement.

It is a quite tricky song, so make sure that you take it slow and learn the song bar by bar. Don't be afraid to move forth and back in the videos and move between concepts if you feel stuck. We hope you will have fun with this one!