You Can Teach Yourself Banjo By Ear (eBook + Online Audio)
Many musicians, including some that are technically quite advanced, never break away from the printed page to learn by simply listening and re-creating. The common name for this process is "playing by ear". With some basic guidelines, any musician with rudimentary skills can teach himself or herself to play by ear, adding a new dimension to their playing skills. This book teaches the 5-string banjoist to listen and play solos and chord progressions by ear, providing essential ear training and techniques nee ...more
Product Number:
95424BCDEB
Format:
eBook + Online Audio
Skill Level:
Beginning
Pages:
120
Binding:
eBook
ISBN:
1-6106-5525-7
ISBN13:
978-16106-5525-5
Series:
You Can Teach Yourself
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
2/9/2011
Many musicians, including some that are technically quite advanced, never break away from the printed page to learn by simply listening and re-creating. The common name for this process is "playing by ear". With some basic guidelines, any musician with rudimentary skills can teach himself or herself to play by ear, adding a new dimension to their playing skills. This book teaches the 5-string banjoist to listen and play solos and chord progressions by ear, providing essential ear training and techniques needed to participate in jam sessions of all types! Chapters include: Learning Chord Progressions by Ear; Faking a Solo; Playing the Melody by Ear; and Using Licks. Written in tablature only. The companion recording is in split-track format with the melody track on the left and the rhythm on the right.

Learning Chord Progression By Ear

Faking A Solo 

Playing The Melody

Using Licks

 

 
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Series: You Can Teach Yourself
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