Banjo Scales in Tab (Book + Online Audio)
This book covers all of the major scales in depth as applied to the 5-string banjo, answering potential questions concerning the use of major scales for any level of player, beginning through advanced. It features finger-strengthening exercises, chords, licks, practical applications of the scales and corresponding exercises which will increase the player's speed, accuracy and ability. While this is not a dictionary of all scales for the banjo, it will teach you how scales work in songs and will help you pla ...more
Product Number:
97010M
Format:
Book + Online Audio
Skill Level:
Beginning-Intermediate
Notation Type:
Tab
Pages:
112
Binding:
Squareback Saddle Stitched
Size:
8.75 x 11.75
ISBN:
0-7866-9045-3
ISBN13:
978-07866-9045-9
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
10/30/2015
This book covers all of the major scales in depth as applied to the 5-string banjo, answering potential questions concerning the use of major scales for any level of player, beginning through advanced. It features finger-strengthening exercises, chords, licks, practical applications of the scales and corresponding exercises which will increase the player's speed, accuracy and ability. While this is not a dictionary of all scales for the banjo, it will teach you how scales work in songs and will help you play in any key. With this knowledge and these skills, you should have a solid foundation and the necessary background for understanding and using all scale types. Written in tablature only. Includes access to online audio.
Banjo Scales in Tab

Intro [2:37]
2 C Major Scale [1:53]
3 Exercises [1:59]
4 Advanced Exercises [1:27]
5 Single String Exercises [:46]
6 Practice Applications [2:28]
7 C Chords [2:16]
8 Licks derived from the C scale [2:43]
9 G Major Scale [1:41]
10 Exercises [2:38]
11 Single String Exercieses [:41]
12 Practice Applications [:31]
13 G Chords [1:49]
14 Licks derived from the G scale [1:31]
15 D Major Scale [2:11]
16 Circular Scale [1:18]
17 Single String Exerciese [:21]
18 Page 26, Exercise 3 [:28]
19 Page 27, D Position Chord [1:12]
20 Licks derived from the D scale [1:35]
21 A Major Scale [1:09]
22 Circular Scale [1:22]
23 Single String Exercises [:41]
24 A Chords [:59]
25 Licks derived from the A scale [1:33]
26 E Major Scale [1:47]
27 Circular Scale [1:53]
28 Single String Exercises [:27]
29 Chords Built on the E Scale [1:04]
30 E Chord [1:08]
31 Licks derived from the E scale [1:15]
32 B Major Scales [1:14]
33 Circular Scale [2:25]
34 Single String Exercises [:43]
35 Page 45, B Chords [1:01]
36 Licks derived from the B scale [1:47]
37 Single String Licks [:19]
38 Fs Major Scale [1:11]
39 Circular Scale [:56]
40 Fs Chord [1:01]
41 Licks derived from the Fs scale [1:22]
42 Single String Licks [:18]
43 Cs Major Scale [1:20]
44 Page 56, Exercise 3 [:18]
Audio Contents
45 Page 57, Cs Chords [:48]
46 Licks derived from the Cs scale [:54]
47 Circular Scale [:38]
48 F Major Scale [1:24]
49 Circular Scale [:38]
50 Single String Exercises [:19]
51 Page 62, Exercise 3 [:16]
52 Page 63, F Chord [:42]
53 Licks derived from the F scale [1:15]
54 Circular Scales [:28]
55 Bf Major Scale [1:06]
56 Single String Exercises [:44]
57 Page 69, Bf Chords [:45]
58 Licks derived from the Bf scale [:40]
59 Circular Scales [:26]
60 Ef Major Scale [1:10]
61 Page 75, Ef Chords [:39]
62 Af Major Scale [:20]
63 Advanced Exercises [:50]
64 Chords [:31]
 
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