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3 Comments

  1. Al Chapman
    March 28th, 2013 @ 7:30 am

    Have to say being musicaly challenged and having just started your leasons have made this easier tnen I could have dreamed. Started with guitar 35 plus years ago and finally gave up, if this kind of leason had been around I would still be playing. Thanks to you and the WWW.
    Al

  2. Gary Campbell
    October 22nd, 2015 @ 3:23 pm

    I am 74 yrs old and play guitar as a hobby. I read alittle tablature and a little music.Would like to learn banjo and before I buy one have to decide on 4 or 5 string. reason being I used to play tenor guitar and may be a littlemuscle memory left.I have never even tried playing banjo and if I am to do it, it has to be soon. Any advice you can give me would be appreciated, Thanx in advance. Gary

  3. Ed Kickham
    December 10th, 2015 @ 8:25 pm

    I urge you to get a five string banjo. The four string tenor banjos are too specialized. Get an open back banjo and learn frailing style. Also called clawhammer. It easier to learn and more melodic than Scruggs bluegrass style. By more melodic I mean that you more quickly get to the playing level where you can easily hear the melody of the song you are learning.