New Songs for the Five-String Banjo. By Steve Martin. Arranged by Tony Trischka. Homespun Tapes. Softcover. With banjo tablature. 44 pages. Homespun #ADSMACR01. Published by Homespun (HL.642106).
Item Number: HL.642106
ISBN 159773277X. 9x12 inches.
Steve Martin is a comedian, novelist, screenwriter, actor and many other things, but his first love is the banjo. His recent hit CD, The Crow, features 15 original tunes in both clawhammer and Scruggs style. This book of tablature, accurately transcribed by Tony Trischka, is a great learning tool for aspiring players. Also includes an introduction and tuning notes from Tony.
Contents: Daddy Played the Banjo • Pitkin County Turnaround • Hoedown at Alice's • Late for School • Tin Roof • Words Unspoken • Pretty Flowers • Wally on the Run • Freddie's Lilt • Saga of the Old West • Clawhammer Medley • Calico Train • Banana Banjo • Blue River Waltz • The Crow.