Everything You Wanted to Know About Clawhammer Banjo
Banjo (5-String) - Intermediate-Advanced
Composed by Ken Perlman. Clawhammer/Frailing. E-book and online audio. 200 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications - Digital Sheet Music (M0.99246BCDEB).
Item Number: M0.99246BCDEB
One of the world's top players addresses nearly every aspect of the popular 5-string banjo style known as clawhammer or frailing. Chapter themes include fundamentals; advanced and experimental techniques; arranging and backup; how to play reels, hornpipes, jigs and other fiddle tunes; how to approach such genres as ragtime, bluegrass, klezmer, blues, calypso, and a wide variety of "national" and regional music; alternative tunings; setup and accessories; and historical background. Features 120 tunes along with numerous exercises and musical examples in crystal clear tablature; all tunes illustrated by author on two accompanying CDs.Companion audio available by clicking on the 'Listen' link above, or at www.melbay.com.
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