Alfred Alfred's Basic 5-String Banjo Method 1 Book & CD

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Alfred's Basic 5-String Banjo Method 1 continues the Alfred Music tradition of easy-to-use, thorough, and enjoyable instruction for the absolute beginner. The basics of left- and right-hand picking are covered, including pinches, different kinds of rolls, and backup patterns. Basic left-hand techniques are introduced, including hammer-ons and slides, and chord diagrams are provided for both G-tuning and C-tuning. Important topics such as setting up the banjo, tuning, banjo heads, fingerpicks, strings, and capos are taught as well. Illustrations, diagrams, and photographs throughout the book make learning easy and fun. The accompanying CD includes 60 minutes of recordings performed by Dick Weissman that demonstrate all the exercises and songs in the book. Learning to play has never been more fun than with Alfred's Basic 5-String Banjo Method 1---the best choice for today's beginning banjo students.


Alfred's Basic 5-String Banjo Method 1 Book & CD Specifications:

  • The Most Popular Method for Learning How to Play
    By Dan Fox and Dick Weissman
    Item: 00-38922
    UPC: 038081432069
    ISBN 10: 0739086162
    ISBN 13: 9780739086162
    Series: Alfred's Basic Banjo Library
    Category: Banjo Method or Supplement
    Format: Book & CD
    Instrument: Banjo
    Level: Beginner
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