Banjo Primer Book for Beginners Deluxe Edition with DVD and 2 Jam CDs
Banjo Primer Book for Beginners Deluxe Edition with
Banjo Primer Book for Beginners Deluxe Edition with DVD & 2 Jam CDs by Geoff Hohwald was written for the beginning student who wants to learn how to play Scruggs style 5 string bluegrass banjo technique. This course starts off with beginner basics like parts of the banjo, tuning, how to read tabs, and simple rolls. We'll then move on to learn some easy to play song arrangements along with up the neck breaks to classic bluegrass songs. These beginner lessons feature step by step instruction that can be used to teach individuals or groups. After learning basic techniques, the course functions as a bluegrass songbook. The included DVD provides video instruction on each exercise and let's you see and hear all songs at 3 speeds - very slow (for learning), medium tempo (for practicing), and uptempo (performance speed). The two Jam Track CDs play all of the songs at five speeds with a bluegrass band. This time tested banjo method will help you learn how to play today! The video lesson, audio exercises, and tablature are also available for online access.
- ASIN: 1940301181
Bluegrass Banjo for the Complete Ignoramus (Book & CD set)
Bluegrass Banjo for the Complete Ignoramus (Book &
Teaches the plain, naked melody to 23 easy bluegrass favorites without the rolls already incorporated into the tune. Wayne shows simple ways to embellish each melody using easy rolls. With Wayne’s unique method, you’ll learn to think for yourself! Learn how to play a song in different ways, rather than memorizing ONE way. Includes an audio instructional CD with 99 tracks!
- Brand: Brand: Native Ground Music, Inc.
- ASIN: 1883206448
- UPC: 796279097932
Banjo For Dummies: Book + Online Video and Audio Instruction
Banjo For Dummies: Book + Online Video and
Play your way to banjo-playing expertise Traditionally associated with country, folk, and bluegrass music, the banjo is accessible to anyone with the patience and willpower to learn it. This second edition of Banjo For Dummies does the rest of the work for you with updated practice lessons, teaching techniques, and step-by-step examples. With this guide, you will learn tips and techniques for selecting the right instruments and accessories, how to develop correct hand position and posture, and how to tune, care for, and make simple repairs to the instrument. An updated multimedia component features companion audio tracks and complementary video lessons that cement the concepts readers gain during their reading. Written by Bill Evans, an accomplished five-string banjo player, teacher, writer, and historian Includes access to "how-to" videos on Dummies.com Ideal for anyone who wants to learn to play this classic instrument For musicians hoping to lend their art an edge or interested learners looking to pick up a unique skill, Banjo For Dummies is a must-have, straightforward guide to success.
- Brand: John Wiley & Sons Inc
- ASIN: 1118746333
Earl Scruggs and the 5-String Banjo: Revised and Enhanced Edition - Book with CD
Earl Scruggs and the 5-String Banjo: Revised and
(Banjo). The best-selling banjo method in the world! Earl Scruggs's legendary method has helped thousands of banjo players get their start. The "Revised and Enhanced Edition" features more songs, updated lessons, and many other improvements. It includes everything you need to know to start playing banjo, including: a history of the 5-string banjo, getting acquainted with the banjo, Scruggs tuners, how to read music, chords, how to read tablature, right-hand rolls and left-hand techniques, banjo tunings, exercises in picking, over 40 songs, how to build a banjo, autobiographical notes, and much more! The book/audio version includes recordings of Earl Scruggs playing and explaining over 60 examples! Audio is accessed online using the unique code inside the book and can be streamed or downloaded. The audio files include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right.
- Brand: Hal Leonard
- ASIN: 0634060422
- UPC: 073999957655
Complete 5-String Banjo Method: Beginning Banjo, Book, DVD & Online Video/Audio (Complete Method)
Complete 5-String Banjo Method: Beginning Banjo, Book, DVD
Perfect for beginning banjoists as well as players who want to enhance their knowledge, Beginning Banjo teaches everything you need to know to get started---including chords, strumming, rolls, basic music theory, and reading tablature (TAB). Guitarists who want to expand their musical horizons will also find this to be the perfect introduction to banjo playing. The book features folk, bluegrass, and other classic songs. On the accompanying video, author and host Ned Luberecki's friendly, encouraging style makes learning easy and fun. Featuring practice tips and other essential topics for beginners, this is the most thorough method available for beginning banjo students.
- Brand: Alfred
- ASIN: 1470630370
- UPC: 038081509792
Absolute Beginners - Banjo: The Complete Picture Guide to Playing the Banjo
Absolute Beginners - Banjo: The Complete Picture Guide
(Music Sales America). The Absolute Beginners award-winning method has been designed to make learning the 5-string banjo easier than ever before! Step-by-step pictures take you from first day exercises to playing your first complete songs. Absolute Beginners Banjo gives you: An 'owner's manual' approach to the banjo; Practical advice and tips covering everything you need to know about setting up, playing and maintenance; A look-and-learn course that uses clear pictures to illustrate every step of learning; CD audio tracks to let you hear how things should sound, plus full-length accompaniments so you can play along!
- Brand: Music Sales America
- ASIN: 0825634997
- UPC: 752187986409
How To Play Banjo For Beginners - Learn Bluegrass Banjo Lessons Tuning, Chords and Classic Songs on Your 5 String Banjo with this Instructional DVD.
How To Play Banjo For Beginners - Learn
Do You Want To Discover How To Play Banjo for beginners And Easily Mastering Techniques, Playing Your Favorite Banjo Songs, And Sounding Like A Pro? Whether you an beginner or intermediate banjo player, these Banjo lessons will produce positive immediate results! What if you could use one DVD and learn everything you needed to know to start playing some of your favorite songs on the banjo? Now, you can master those bluegrass favorites as well as all the techniques used to play practically every popular banjo song out there! Beginning Banjo is 110 minutes of easy-to-digest Bluegrass Banjo Lessons to instantly start your journey into playing the 5-string banjo! Instructor Avram Siegel lends his teaching abilities to many banjo camps in America and overseas. Now, for the first time in this DVD, he presents all the fundamentals of proper form as well as numerous techniques used by many world famous banjo players. Learn Banjo Tuning Scales Chords Patterns Slides Forward Rolls Backwards Rolls Hammer On's Pull Off's Tag Licks Learn How To Play These Banjo Songs: Bile 'em Cabbage Down Worried Man Blues Liza Jane Cripple Creek Cumberland Gap Down The Road Fireball Mail Old Joe Clark Rollin' In My Sweet Baby's Arms Foggy Mountain Breakdown ** Hereare some of the features and benefi...
- Brand: MVD Entertainment
- ASIN: B000HKCSTY
- UPC: 388007514578
Learn Banjo with Music Lessons from Purely Banjo
With its wealth of information on how technique can be tastefully applied, Back-Up Banjo is the definitive book on the subject of banjo accompaniment. Since a banjo player in a band plays accompaniment at least 75% of the time, it is extremely important to master playing in this style. Janet Davis offers specific suggestions for accompanying a vocalist or instrumentalist in a variety of styles-- and then provides musical examples illustrating her points. Janet breaks her concepts down into their basic components, making them crystal clear in lay terms. The various back-up techniques are separated into categories determined by song tempo, by lead instrument being accompanied, and by the area of the fingerboard in which the chords are being played. In notation and tablature. Includes an extended play audio recording which demonstrates the examples in the book. Access to audio and video downloads available online. online which demonstrates the examples in the book.
- Brand: Mel Bay
- ASIN: 0786689757
Play Banjo Today! Beginner's Pack: Level 1 Book/CD/DVD Pack (Ultimate Self-Teaching Method!)
Play Banjo Today! Beginner's Pack: Level 1 Book/CD/DVD
(Play Today Instructional Series). Learn at your own pace and open the door to the world of banjo music with this beginner's book/CD/DVD instruction pack! Play Today! is the ULTIMATE self-teaching method, designed to offer quality instruction and terrific songs. All you have to do is follow along with the tips, lessons and music provided as you listen to the CD or watch the DVD. The book features over 90 great songs with professional quality CD tracks. The DVD features on-screen banjo tablature so you can play all the music examples. This complete guide to the basics covers: songs, chords, and melodies * pinching, rolling, and picking * playing tips and techniques * music notation * and much more.
- ASIN: 1617742457
Get Rolling! An Ultra-Easy, No Fail Introduction to Bluegrass Banjo
Get Rolling! An Ultra-Easy, No Fail Introduction to
You can make good banjo music almost immediately with "Dr. Banjo" himself! Pete Wernick has taught thousands of people, young and old, to play three-finger style bluegrass "Scruggs" picking. This super-easy lesson has been time-tested at Pete’s many workshops and music camps, and he will have you playing along in the very first minutes. With only two chords (one "open," the other using just two fingers), Pete gets you started strumming and accompanying ten bluegrass standards. By learning just one more easy chord, you are now able to play along with almost any bluegrass song. You’ll learn a sizeable group of favorites by simply strumming and changing chords in the right places. Getting started this way builds results and confidence quickly, and is extremely effective in learning timing, left hand, and "ear" skills -- all necessary for eventually playing in jam sessions. Next, it’s time for the basic banjo rolls that really start sounding like bluegrass picking! With just a four-note pattern, your banjo sparkles as you roll along with the video on all of the songs you’ve learned up to now. You’re ready to jam with Pete’s guest students Joel Adamson and Marie Steen, who show how strumming and picking work together on "Tom Dooley," 'Take Me Back to Tulsa" and "Long Journ...
- Brand: Homespun
- ASIN: B000297NMM
- UPC: 073999491845
Hal Leonard Banjo Method - Book 1: For 5-String Banjo
Hal Leonard Banjo Method - Book 1: For
(Banjo). Authored by Mac Robertson, Robbie Clement & Will Schmid, this innovative method teaches 5-string, bluegrass style banjo. Covers easy chord strums for the beginner; learning tablature; right-hand rolls characteristic of bluegrass; techniques such as hammer-on, slide and pull-off. This edition also includes 97 tracks of full-band demos covering every music example in the book. The audio is accessed online using the unique code inside each book and can be streamed or downloaded. The audio files include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right.
- Brand: Hal Leonard
- ASIN: 0793568773
- UPC: 073999951011
100 Banjo Lessons (Guitar Lesson Goldmine)
100 Banjo Lessons (Guitar Lesson
(Banjo). Expand your banjo knowledge with the Lesson Goldmine series! Featuring 100 individual modules covering a giant array of topics, each lesson in this volume includes detailed instruction with playing examples presented in banjo tablature. You'll also get extremely useful tips, chord and neck diagrams, photos and much more to reinforce your learning experience, plus access to over 500 audio tracks with performance demos of all the examples in the book! A huge variety of styles, techniques and concepts are covered, including: clawhammer style, Scruggs-style licks, playing backup, playing in different keys, tunings, using capos, constructing solos, creating harmony parts, achieving good tone, and much more. Audio is accessed online using the unique code inside the book and can be streamed or downloaded. The audio files include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right.
- Brand: Hal Leonard
- ASIN: 1495077098
- UPC: 888680649654
Clawhammer Banjo for the Complete Ignoramus 40th Anniversary Edition book w/ CD
Clawhammer Banjo for the Complete Ignoramus 40th Anniversary
Finally, clawhammer banjo instruction that is for 100% beginners! Originally written in 1973, this book has taught more people to play clawhammer banjo than any other book. This brand new 40th Anniversary Edition is newly updated and improved, complete with spiral binding. It contains the same friendly, clear and simple instruction as the original book, and it will teach you to play 31 old-time classics from the ground up. You will learn to play: Buffalo Gals, Cluck Old Hen, Cotton-Eyed Joe, Cripple Creek, The Cuckoo, Cumberland Mountain Deer Chase, Darlin' Cory, Down in the Willow Gardens, East Virginia, Groundhog, Handsome Molly, Little Birdie, Little Sadie, Lynchburg Town, Muley's Daughter, New River Train, Old Holly Hare, Old Blue, Old Joe Clark, Polly Put the Kettle On, Poor Wayfaring Stranger, Rain and Snow, Red Rocking Chair, Shady Grove, Shortening Bread, Sugar Hill, Swannanoa Tunnel, Sweet Sunny South, Wild Bill Jones.
- Brand: Brand: Native Ground Music
- ASIN: 188320643X
- UPC: 796279031592