Weidlich, Joseph : Minstrel Banjo Brigg's Banjo Instructor

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Catalogue No: HL00000221
Shop Product Code: 199518S
Minstrel Banjo Brigg's Banjo Instructor

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Department: Folk & World Instruments - Banjo

Publisher: Hal Leonard

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A book of intabulations of music for the Civil War-era (or Minstrel) Banjo.

Brigg's Banjo Instructor (1855) was the first complete published method for the Banjo.

It is replicated here in an updated form, with modern explanations, performance notes and transcriptions by Joseph Weidlich. Includes 68 songs set in Banjo tablature, an introduction and various historical illustrations and images.

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Alabama Joe Brigg's Breakdown Brigg's Corn Schucking Jig Brigg's Jig Brigg's Reel Camptown Hornpipe Carney Jig Carry Me Back To Old Virginny Circus Jig Dance, Boatman, Dance Dandy Jim Darkey Fisher's Hornpipe Darkey Money Musk De Bones IN De Barnyard De Gal Wid De Blue Dress oN Dearest Mae Ephriam's Lament Ethiopian Cracovienne Git Up In De Mornin Going Ober De Mountains Hard Times Injin Rubber Overcoat Jim Along Josey Jim Crack Corn Jim Crow Polka Jordan Is A Hard Road Keemo Kimo Kick Up de Debble on a Holiday Lucy Long Polka Lucy Neal MIss Lucy Long Neber Do To Gib It Up So Nigga From De South O! Lud Gals O! Pray Goody Old '76 (Reel) Old Dan Tucker Old Dinah's Goin' To Town Old Joe OLd Johnny Boker Old King Crow Old Zip Coon Philadelphia Reel Pitch Burgundy Plaster Pop Goes The Weasel Rosa Lee Sebastopol Breakdown Spanish Gallopade The Congo Prince Jig This Side OF Jordan Wait For The Wagon Walk Along John Who's Dat A knockin' at de door Yankee Doodle