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Biblical Folk Banjo

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(Coming Soon

If you live in the Puyallup South Hill Graham, WA area. I am offering banjo lessons for $25.00 for a lesson up to an hour.  The first lesson is free.

 Free advice. Call me with your banjo questions. 229-2525

 

corgie amd myselfpete seeger

If you live in the Puyallup South Hill Graham, WA area. I am offering banjo lessons for $25.00 for a lesson up to an hour.  The first lesson is free.

 Free advice. Call me with your banjo questions. 229-2525

 

corgie amd myselfpete seeger

My first banjo lesson was from an old Pete Seeger record back in '69,

In '74 I began learning how to play "The Earl Scruggs Method"

I will begin at whatever level of musical background you may have.

In the U Tube window below I will show you what you can learn the first lesson:

First Lesson: Basic Banjo Strum  &How to Play the Melody of Any Song (Note below.)

(To be shown soon)

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Second Lesson: Frailing with Three fingers  (Thumb, Index, and ring fingers)

(To be shown soon)

U Tube to be inserted here.

Third Lesson: The Banjo Roll (Forward and Reverse shown below)

(To be shown soon)

U Tube to be inserted here.

 

Fourth Lesson:  How to Play the "Scruggs Blue Grasss"

(To be shown soon)

U Tube to be inserted here.

 

 

basic banjo strum
This is the simple basic banjo strum. Note the "drone effect" of the fifth string.
scales with the fifth string
 
This is a simple forward roll. Try it.  
forward and backward
This is a backward and forward roll.  Note the second one has a 1/8th note.
Audio:  Here is my recording
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thumb 2nd and 3rd  
Audio: Reverse Roll my recording

Hammering on and slides .  I need to show you how to do this one in person.
(Slides and hammering on add flavor to any song. Let me illustrate it for you.)
 
hammer on basics
 
   
   
(click to elarge  

 

Audio Aids:

 

Free First Lesson on the basic banjo strum:

 

 

  • Over 40 years of banjo playing experience
  • Custom built long neck banjos too
  • How to build your own banjo

First lesson free.

  • Will drive to your home.
  • Teach to all levels of musical background in language you can understand.
  • First lesson free.
  • Learn how to play:

Blue Grass Style

Frailing Style

Folk Style

 

Classical Style

 

 

If you are interested in signing up for my free upcoming on line banjo lessons sign up here. I will send you e mail updates. 

(As soon as I have names and e mails I will place some lessons on line, at no charge to you.)

Soon I will be offering banjo lessons. If you do not have a banjo. Check my archtop site to find out how the instrument looks and sounds..

 If you do not have a banjo., Check this one out.

  Basic Banjo Chord      
  G Tuning    
 

 

 Basic music

What is perfect pitch and how can I have it?

Basic lessons on chords and how to sing and  play anything you can hear !

This chart below is key to understanding music so what is it? Ask me.

 

sign up with your questions and watch the videos.  Send me your e mail address below and I  

Yes, you can develop a perfect pitch!  Ask me how you can get started!

will send you an e mail when they are ready.

I enjoy traditonal Christian music, the classics, in depth Bible study, and have 20 yrs. experience in the minstry.

 

 

   

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