The great sound of tenor banjo is a cornerstone of Dixieland and traditional jazz. Using classic favorites, Joe Carr teaches the basics of accompaniment, basic melody and the popular chord melody style. Chords and melody are combined to produce professional sounding solo arrangements. This book/CD combo includes play-along practice tracks that speed up the learning process. It doesn't get any easier! Also available as a book/CD/DVD set.
Introduction The Tenor Banjo Story The Tenor Banjo and Its Parts Holding the Banjo The Pick Hand Placement Tuning Let's Play - The F & C Chords Using the Book Strumming Skip To My Lou - Strums Picking Skip To My Lou Aura Lee Wait Til the Sun Shines Nellie Hello My Baby Ballin the Jack The World Is Waiting For the Sunrise What a Friend Chinatown, My Chinatown Peg Of My Heart Conclusion