You Can Teach Yourself Banjo (Paperback)

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This is the ideal beginner's book, presenting the basics of the 5-string banjo in a way that is both fun and easy. Janet Davis takes you on an extensive tour of this instrument's fundamental techniques, as well as some intermediate possibilities including rolls, chords, bluegrass banjo techniques, playing up the neck, licks, endings, and other basics needed to play bluegrass and melodic-style banjo. Thorough performance notes are provided from beginning to end, revealing the secrets of this versatile instrument. The companion stereo play-along audio features Janet Davis' teaching and lively banjo performance. On the online video, Janet explains the first 22 lessons from the book and demonstrates examples at both slow and regular speed. Includes access to online audio and video. Replaces pervious editions 9780786667703, 9780786639243 and 9780786644445.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780786693214
ISBN-10: 0786693215
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Publication Date: December 1st, 2015
Language: English
Series: You Can Teach Yourself