Banjo Chord Encyclopedia (for 5-String or Plectrum Banjo - G and C Tunings). By Mel Bay. For Banjo (5 String & Plectrum). Perfect binding, Chord Book. Encyclopedia. All Styles. Multiple Levels. Book. 128 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.93299).
ISBN 9780871669193. All Styles. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.
This book presents an extremely comprehensive collection of 5-string and plectrum banjo chord forms for G and C tunings. Beginning with C and proceeding chromatically through B, every possible inversion of every chord, from basic triads to thirteenth chords are shown in easy to read diagrams. To aid in comprehension of chord construction, every chord is shown in root position in standard notation. A general review of hand positions, general technique, bridge adjustments, strings, and use of the capo is provided in the last few pages. Illustrated with pencil drawings, diagrams and photographs.