Banjo (5-string) - Intermediate
Improvising and Arranging Songs on the 5-String Banjo. Composed by Janet Davis. Wire bound, Solos. All Styles. Book/2-CD Set. 108 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.93998BCD).
Item Number: MB.93998BCD
ISBN 9780786665297. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.
Leads the banjo player step-by-step through working out songs for the five-string banjo from basic melodies in both Scruggs/bluegrass style and melodic/chromatic style. Each section contains exercises and examples for improvising. Furthermore, this book teaches how to arrange music based on concepts of combining rolls and licks. Janet Davis' books are praised because they teach so well! This is one of her finest. In tablature. Includes a CD.