This course is designed to get new students playing the five string banjo. No experience is necessary. The student will learn the fundamental techniques of clawhammer and three-finger Scruggs style bluegrass banjo. Instruction will include tuning, basic chords, and playing simple melodies in the clawhammer style. Students will also learn roll patterns, backup techniques, and to play simple melodies in the Scruggs three-finger style.
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