Banjo

  • 5 String Banjo A to Z Bk/CD
    5 String Banjo A to Z Bk/CD
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    Play the 5-string banjo in virtually every musical situation now! Beginning with fundamentals like choosing the best instrument and tuning, this comprehensive book covers basic to advanced techniques in a variety of styles, from classical and bluegrass to reggae and bossa nova. Banjo virtuoso and educator Dick Weissman leads musicians through every topic with easy-to-understand lessons and a CD that demonstrates each example and tune. Every player, from beginner through intermediate and up to professional, will enjoy exploring styles and expanding their repertoire with Banjo A to Z. All music is presented in standard notation and TAB. Special features: Techniques include the Seeger strum, hammer-ons, pull-offs, clawhammer strums, double thumbing, two- and three-finger picking, forward and backward rolls, bending, rasguado, and tremolo. * Styles include traditional, bluegrass, blues, Dixieland, ragtime, waltz, Irish, flamenco, calypso, reggae, South American, Middle Eastern, minstrel, and classical. * Learn effective ways to tune, use the capo, play melodically, and understand basic music theory.

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    Publisher: Alfred Publishi
    Composer: Various
    Artist:
    Arranger: Dick Weissman
    Voicing: Banjo
    Level:
    Pages: 104
    Price: $27.95 (CAD)
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  • All Star Bluegrass Jam-Along for Banjo Bk/CD
    All Star Bluegrass Jam-Along for Banjo Bk/CD
    Features:

    These fabulous collections for players of all levels feature 21 must-know bluegrass songs & instrumentals, created especially for learning players by the genre's leading artists. The artist plays a basic solo that states the melody of the tune, then a more adventurous improvisation, and each solo is transcribed in detail. The CD provides the audio versions of the solos, plus multiple rhythm tracks performed at moderate tempo for easy play-along. This great series will help you build your repertoire & get your licks in shape, so you can shine in your next performance or jam session! Songs include: Bill Cheatham • Blackberry Blossom • Down in the Willow Garden • I Am a Pilgrim • I'll Fly Away • In the Pines • John Hardy • Old Joe Clark • Soldier's Joy • more!

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    Publisher: Hal Leonard Cor
    Composer:
    Artist:
    Arranger: Tony Trischka
    Voicing: Banjo
    Level:
    Pages: 43
    Price: $21.95 (CAD)
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  • D'Addario Irish Tenor Banjo Strings
    D'Addario Irish Tenor Banjo Strings
    Features:

    D'Addario EJ63i banjo sets are designed for the Irish Tenor Banjo, typically tuned in fifths and played with a "plectrum" picking style. Designed for the Irish Tenor Banjo Loopend construction for universal fit Nickelplated steel for bright tone, smooth feel and long life Made in the U.S.A. for the highest quality and performance String Gauges: Plain Steel .012, .016, Nickel Wound .024, .036 Environmentally friendly, corrosion resistant packaging for strings that are always fresh

    Model: J63I
    Manufacturer: D'addario Canad
    Price: $7.95 (CAD)
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  • Deering Artisan Goodtime Special 5-String with Resonator
    Deering Artisan Goodtime Special 5-String with Resonator
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    Featuring Midnight Maple Fingerboard and Vintage Artisan inspired inlays! The vintage look and vibrant tone of the patented Goodtime Special tone ring set this banjo apart, as clearly louder than the Goodtime Two and great for playing in a band setting. The Artisan Goodtime Special has the look of an older banjo with the rich brown stain, Deering fiddle shaped peghead and planetary banjo tuners. The Artisan Goodtime Special can be heard with a sweet voice with sustain that compliments all the instruments in a band. Tuned to an open G Chord, with the spikes already installed, you can easily play in other keys. The stunning new Artisan Goodtime banjos epitomizes Greg Deering’s lifelong vision for the Deering Banjo Company – to make the best sounding, best playing, best looking, and best value U.S.A. made banjo that he possibly could. Pearloid vintage artisan style inlays pop off the new Midnight Maple fingerboard, while the peg head is adorned with a beautifully engraved design. The Artisan Goodtime Special banjo is an achievement in keeping the cost down while providing an instrument that will stay in tune and perform reliably because it is made with precision by skilled American craftsmen. Made efficiently at our factory in Spring Valley (San Diego area of California), this is a comfortably playable banjo with a wonderfully bright tone. It is a solid dependable instrument that is immensely playable with excellent tonality and clarity. Neck: Slender Rock Maple Neck Stained A Rich Brown Vintage Artisan Style Inlays Goodtime Logo Engraved On Peghead Deering Peghead shape Planetary Tuners Geared 5th String Tuner Durable Satin Finish Spikes installed at 7th, 9th, & 10th frets Pot: 3-ply Violin Grade Maple Rim Stained Rich Brown Patented Goodtime Tone Ring 11? Frosted Top Head Steel Tension Hoop A Steel Coordinator Rod for Adjustments 16 Bracket Shoes 16 Flat Hooks and 9/32? Hex Nuts Adjustable Goodtime Tailpiece Nickel Plated Armrest Nickel Plated Hardware Durable Satin Finish Openback Resonator: Maple Resonator Stained Rich Brown Black Binding Durable Satin Finish Comes with a Triangle Box/Case Gig Bag or Hardshell Case is priced separately Tone: Has a clear and bright sound of maple. Easy to play with clarity of note separation. Tuned: G,D,G,B,D in standard G tuning Can easily be tuned in other tunings as well. Comes from the factory with light gauge strings: 10, 11, 13, 21W, 10 Dimensions: Neck Width at the Nut 1 1/4?, Scale Length Nut to Bridge 26 1/4? Diameter 11? Overall Instrument Length 37.5? Weight Approx. 8.5 lbs Every owner of a Goodtime Banjo enjoys a 6 year manufacturer's warranty, ensuring the quality of materials and workmanship

    Model: AS
    Manufacturer: Deering Banjo Company
    Regular Price: $1,699.00 (CAD)
    On Sale For $1,399.00 (CAD)
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  • Deering Dropkick Murphy's Goodtime Tenor Banjo - Openback
    Deering Dropkick Murphy's Goodtime Tenor Banjo - Openback
    Features:

    We are proud to announce the release of the Dropkick Murphys Tenor Goodtime openback banjo. It's an all maple banjo with a hard rock maple neck and a violin grade maple rim for an awesome tone. It's tuned in fifths G,D,A,E just like an octave mandolin so the fingering is easy for mandolin and violin players. A Kavanjo pickup can be installed as an option. "The Goodtime open back is the most affordable tenor banjo you can get! It's light and very easy to play which makes it perfect for beginners. I use it for writing and rehearsal. Its light weight makes it perfect for traveling." It's never a bad time with a Goodtime." Jeff DaRosa - Dropkick Murphys

    Model: G2-DKM
    Manufacturer: Deering Banjo Company
    Regular Price: $1,079.95 (CAD)
    On Sale For $919.00 (CAD)
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  • Deering Goodtime 17 Fret Tenor Banjo
    Deering Goodtime 17 Fret Tenor Banjo
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    Made in America at the Deering Banjo factory in California, the Goodtime openback banjo weighs about 4 pounds so it is ideal for traveling, camping, hiking, taking to the beach and provides a vibrant singing banjo tone in any situation. Also, light enough to easily hold and play and is the perfect banjo to start out with since it is fretted correctly and plays easily. The shorter 17 fret neck reduces the length of the entire banjo to just 32 inches end to end. Neck: •Blonde Slender Rock Maple Neck •17 Pressed In Nickel Silver Frets •Hardwood Bow Tie Inlays •Sealed Geared Tuners •Durable Satin Finish •Deering Fiddle Shaped Peghead Pot: •Blonde 3-ply Violin Grade Maple Rim •Steel Tension Hoop •11? Frosted Bottom High Crown Head •5/8? Maple/Ebony Goodtime Bridge •16 Flat Hooks with 9/32? Nuts •16 Bracket Shoes with Screw Attachments •Deering Patented Goodtime Tailpiece •Steel Coordinator Rod for Adjustments •Durable Satin Finish •Openback Tone: Easy to play with clarity of note separation and round full bodied tone. Tuned: G,D,A,E in Irish tenor tuning Can easily be tuned in other tunings as well. Strings •Comes with Deering Tenor Banjo Strings tuned in in Irish tenor tuning (G,D,A,E) •Gauges: 10 16 24w 30w •End Type: Loop Dimensions: •Neck Width at the Nut 1 1/8? •Scale Length Nut to Bridge 21? •Rim Diameter 11? •Overall Instrument Length 32? •Weight Approx. 4 lbs Warranty: 6 year warranty Gig Bag sold separately

    Model: G-17T
    Manufacturer: Deering Banjo Company
    Regular Price: $739.00 (CAD)
    On Sale For $549.00 (CAD)
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  • Deering Goodtime 2 Bluegrass Banjo Pack
    Deering Goodtime 2 Bluegrass Banjo Pack
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    The Goodtime Banjo Beginner Package includes a Goodtime banjo, a Deering gig bag, banjo strap, picks, tuner, and the Deering Two-Finger DVD. This package includes everything needed to successfully get started playing the banjo! Including the perfect light weight (4 lb) Goodtime banjo that you can take with you when you travel. The Goodtime banjo is recommended by banjo teachers the world over because it plays right and sounds great! Included : •Deering Goodtime Banjo •Deering Gig bag •Banjo Strap •Deering 2 Finger DVD •2 Finger Picks •Thumbpick •Electronic Tuner

    Model: GP-BG
    Manufacturer: Deering Banjo Company
    Regular Price: $1,239.00 (CAD)
    On Sale For $999.99 (CAD)
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  • Deering Goodtime Openback 5-String Banjo
    Deering Goodtime Openback 5-String Banjo
    Features:

    If you want a top quality reasonably priced banjo, this is the one! Made in America at the Deering Banjo factory. The Goodtime openback banjo weighs only 4 pounds so it is ideal for travelling, camping, hiking, or taking to the beach. It provides a vibrant singing banjo tone. The Goodtime banjo is light enough for children to hold and play and is the perfect banjo for a child to start out with. More people succeed in learning to play when they start out on a Goodtime banjo. Teachers and professionals around the world recommend the Goodtime banjo! Neck: - Blond Slender Rock Maple Neck - 22 Pressed In Nickel Silver Frets - Hardwood Bow Tie Inlays - Sealed Geared Tuners - Geared 5th String Tuner - Durable Satin Finish - Deering Fiddle Shaped Peghead Pot: - Blond 3-ply Violin Grade Maple Rim - Steel Tension Hoop - 11? Frosted Top High Crown Head - 5/8? Maple/Ebony Goodtime Bridge - 16 Flat Hooks with 9/32? Nuts - 16 Bracket Shoes with Screw Attachments - Deering Patented Goodtime Tailpiece - Steel Coordinator Rod for Adjustments - Durable Satin Finish - Openback - Triangle Goodtime Box for Carrying - Gig bag or Hardshell Case sold separately Tone: - Easy to play with clarity of note separation and round full bodied tone Tuned: - g,D,G,B,D in standard G tuning - Can easily be tuned in other tunings as well Dimensions: - Neck Width at the Nut 1 1/4? - Scale Length Nut to Bridge 26 1/4? - Rim diameter 11? - Overall Instrument Length 37 1/2? - Weight Approx.4.5 lbs

    Model: G
    Manufacturer: Deering Banjo Company
    Regular Price: $769.00 (CAD)
    On Sale For $619.99 (CAD)
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  • Earl Scruggs & the 5-String Banjo Bk/CD
    Earl Scruggs & the 5-String Banjo Bk/CD
    Features:

    The best-selling banjo method in the world! Earl Scruggs's legendary method has helped thousands of banjo players get their start. The “Revised and Enhanced Edition” features more songs, updated lessons, and many other improvements. It includes everything you need to know to start playing banjo, including: a history of the 5-string banjo, getting acquainted with the banjo, Scruggs tuners, how to read music, chords, how to read tablature, right-hand rolls and left-hand techniques, banjo tunings, exercises in picking, over 40 songs, how to build a banjo, autobiographical notes, and much more! The book/CD version includes a CD with Earl Scruggs playing and explaining over 60 examples!

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  • American Made-World Played
  • Ballad Of Jed Clampett
  • Bleeker Street Rag
  • Blue Ridge Cabin Home
  • Broad River
  • Careless Love
  • Carolina Boogie
  • Carolina Traveler
  • Cripple Creek
  • Cumberland Gap
  • Dear Old Dixie
  • Earl's Breakdown
  • Flint Hill Special
  • Foggy Mountain Breakdown
  • Foggy Mountain Chimes
  • Good Times Are Past And Gone
  • Ground Hog
  • Ground Speed
  • Home Sweet Home
  • Hot Corn, Cold Corn
  • Instrumental In D Minor
  • John Henry
  • Little Darling Pal Of Mine
  • Lonesome Road Blues
  • Loraderojost 111 Breakdown
  • My Cabin In Caroline
  • Nashville Blues
  • Old Folks
  • Pedal To The Medal
  • Pick Along
  • Pretty Polly
  • Randy Lynn Rag
  • Reuben
  • Roller Coaster
  • Sally Ann
  • Sally Goodwin
  • Shuckin' The Corn
  • Silver Eagle
  • Station Break
  • String Bender
  • Train Number Forty-Five
  • When I Left East Virginia
  • Yonder Stands Little Maggie
  • You Bake Right With Martha White
  • Your Love Is Like A Flower


    Publisher: Hal Leonard Cor
    Composer:
    Artist: Earl Scruggs
    Arranger:
    Voicing: Banjo TAB
    Level:
    Pages: 200