Banjo (5-string) - Beginning-Intermediate
Composed by Janet Davis. Wire bound, Technic. Acoustic Music. Book/CD Set. 112 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.97010BCD).
Item Number: MB.97010BCD
ISBN 9780786634415. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.
This book covers all of the major scales in depth as applied to the 5-string banjo, answering potential questions concerning the use of major scales for any level of player, beginning through advanced. It features finger-strengthening exercises, chords, licks, practical applications of the scales and corresponding exercises which will increase the player's speed, accuracy and ability. While this is not a dictionary of all scales for the banjo, it will teach you how scales work in songs and will help you play in any key. With this knowledge and these skills, you should have a solid foundation and the necessary background for understanding and using all scale types. Written in tablature only.