Banjo For Dummies

Banjo For Dummies

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by Bill Evans
     
 

Packed with how-to photos and musical examples

From folk to bluegrass and beyond, play great banjo music — even if you've never played before!

Ready to jump on the banjo bandwagon? This unique how-to guide gives you the latest tips on choosing and caring for a five-string banjo while covering both the popular clawhammer and bluegrass playing

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Overview

Packed with how-to photos and musical examples

From folk to bluegrass and beyond, play great banjo music — even if you've never played before!

Ready to jump on the banjo bandwagon? This unique how-to guide gives you the latest tips on choosing and caring for a five-string banjo while covering both the popular clawhammer and bluegrass playing styles. You'll see how to fret your first chords, incorporate slides and pull-offs, understand rhythm, play popular banjo tunes, and survive your first jam session!

  • Select the right banjo and accessories
  • Develop correct hand position and posture
  • Play basic chords and simple tunes
  • Master bluegrass and clawhammer picking
  • Tune and maintain your banjo

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470127629
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
08/13/2007
Series:
For Dummies Series
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)

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