You Can Teach Yourself Banjo by Janet Davis. For Banjo (5-String). Methods. You Can Teach Yourself. All Styles. Beginning. DVD. Duration 60 minutes. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.94429DVD).
In this straightforward, easy to understand video for five-string bluegrass banjo, Janet Davis teaches tuning, how to read tablature, roll patterns, chords, licks, and other basic information needed to play bluegrass and melodic-style banjo. Janet explains the first 22 lessons from the book of the same title and demonstrates examples both slowly and at regular speed. This 60-minute video can be used by itself to learn by ear, or with the tablature found in the companion book. The companion book for this video may be purchased separately. Note: The DVD teaches through Lesson 22. For the remaining Lessons, the CD must be purchased to hear those licks.