Clawhammer Banjo for the Complete Ignoramus (Book/CD Set)
40th Anniversary Edition
The Ignoramus book is 40 years old! Originally written in 1973, this book has taught more people to play clawhammer banjo than any other book ever has! This brand new 40th Anniversary Edition is newly updated and improved. It now has spiral binding to make it even easier to learn. It contains the same friendly, clear and simple instruction as the original book. It's been said that "Wayne can even teach a frog to play!" Give this fun book a try and you'll see why Wayne personally GUARANTEES it will teach you ...more
Product Number:
NGB103
Format:
Book/CD Set
Skill Level:
Beginning
Pages:
64
Binding:
Spiral
Size:
9 x 12
ISBN:
188320643X
ISBN13:
978-18832-0643-7
Series:
Ignoramus
Publisher:
Native Ground Music, Inc.
Date Published:
8/3/2004
The Ignoramus book is 40 years old! Originally written in 1973, this book has taught more people to play clawhammer banjo than any other book ever has! This brand new 40th Anniversary Edition is newly updated and improved. It now has spiral binding to make it even easier to learn. It contains the same friendly, clear and simple instruction as the original book. It's been said that "Wayne can even teach a frog to play!" Give this fun book a try and you'll see why Wayne personally GUARANTEES it will teach you to play! (How many books come with a personal guarantee by the author?) 64 pages, 9" x 12", includes instructional audio CD with 85 selections!
Parts of the Banjo(ist)
Howdy, Again
Come On In
How to Buy a Banjo
Fretting
To All Banjo Players with Short, Fat, Long, or Otherwise Deformed Fingers
Tuning for Ignoramuses
Tuning the Banjo to Itself
 Tuning Tips
Old-Time Banjo Styles
The Rhythm of Clawhammer
The Right Hand
 Tips, Hints, & Clues
Picking Nails
Music Theory for Ignoramuses
How to Read Banjo Tablature
Double C Tuning (gCGCD)
 Old Molly Hare
 LIttle Birdie
 Lynchburg Town
 Old Blue
 Groundhog
 Sugar Hill
 Cumberland Mountain Deer Chase
 New River Train
 Down in the Willow Gardens
 Polly Put the Kettle On
Sawmill, or G Modal, Tuning (gDBCD)
 East Virginia
 Rain and Snow
 Wild Bill Jones
 The Cuckoo
 Cluck Old Hen
 Poor Wayfaring Stranger
 Muley's Daughter
 Red Rocking Chair
 Darlin' Cory
 Sweet Sunny South
 Shady Grove
G Tuning (gDGBD)
 Cripple Creek
 Old Joe Clark
 Cotton-Eyed Joe
 Buffalo Gals
 Wildwood Flower
 Handsome Molly
F, or "Cumberland Gap" Tuning (fDGCD)
 Shortening Bread
 Cumberland Gap
C Minor Tuning (gCDCD#)
 Swannanoa Tunnel
 Little Sadie
Hot Licks for Ignoramuses
 Pull-Off
 Hammer-On
 Slides
Double Thumbing
 Bending Notes
 Drop Thumb
 Thwack
More Hot Licks
Banjo Tunings, Chords & Scales
 Double C Tuning (gCGCD)
 C,F and G Chords
 C Scale
More Tunings, Chords & Scales
 Sawmill,or G Modal, Tuning (gDGCD)
 G Modal Scale
 Gm, D and F Chords
 G Tuning (gDGBD)
 G,C and D7 Chords
 G Scale
Even More Tunings, Chords & Scales
 F Tuning (fDGCD)
 F, B flat, C Chords
 F Scale
 C Minor Tuning (gCGCD#)
 C Minor Scale
Using a Capo
The Wheel of Music
Which Way From Here?
Song Index
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