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Everything You Wanted to Know About Clawhammer Banjo

Everything You Wanted to Know About Clawhammer Banjo (A Complete Tutor for the Intermediate and Advanced Player). Composed by Ken Perlman. For Banjo (5-String). Perfect binding, Methods. Clawhammer/Frailing. Intermediate-Advanced. Book/2-CD Set. 200 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.99246BCD).

ISBN 9780786658909. Clawhammer/Frailing. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.

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.

  • Arkansas Traveller 
  • Angeline the Baker (Octave Up) 
  • Banjo Breakdown 
  • Bay of Fundy, The (With Backups) 
  • Beaumont Rag 
  • Black Velvet Waltz 
  • Black Hoe, The 
  • Black Mill, The 
  • Buffalo Gals 
  • Chicken Polka 
  • Chorus Jig 
  • Christmas Day In the Morning 
  • Cooley's Reel 
  • Country Waltz 
  • Crooked Stovepipe 
  • Crossing the Minch 
  • Darlin' Nelly Grey 
  • Dashing White Sergeant, The 
  • Dill Pickle Rag 
  • Dinah 
  • Dismissal, The 
  • Don MacLean's Farewell To Oban 
  • Dona Nobis Pacem 
  • Ducks on the Pond 
  • Dudanota (Hungarian Piping Tune) 
  • Duke of Perth, The 
  • Earl's Jig 
  • Far From Home 
  • Fiddlin' Phil 
  • Fisher's Hornpipe (Minstrel Version) 
  • Flowers of Edinburgh, The 
  • Flying Cloud Cotillion 
  • Foggy Clawhammer 
  • Gemstone Reel 
  • George V's Army 
  • Grandfather's Clock 
  • Green Meadow Reel 
  • Harvest Home Hornpipe 
  • Heather On the Hill 
  • High Reel, The 
  • Honeymoon Polka 
  • Hogeye 
  • Hull's Victory 
  • Indian Nation 
  • Indy's Favorite 
  • Island Boy 
  • Jamaica Farewell 
  • Janet Beaton 
  • Jay Bird 
  • Jentland Tune 
  • John Dan MacPherson Jig' 
  • Judique Reel 
  • Judy's Reel 
  • Ladies on a Steamboat  
  • Lakes Of Sligo 
  • Larry O'Gaff Reel 
  • Lass O' Gowrie 
  • Last Chance 
  • Laird o'Drumblair, The 
  • Leavin' Home 
  • Leeds Hornpipe, The 
  • Levantine's Barrel 
  • Loons on the Pond 
  • Lord MacDonald's Reel 
  • Mackilmoyle 
  • MacNab's Hornpipe 
  • Maid Behind the Bar, The 
  • Maple Leaf Rag, The 
  • Maple Sugar 
  • Mariner, The 
  • Marquis of Huntley Strathspey, The 
  • Merriweather  
  • Miss Lyall 
  • Miss Susan Cooper 
  • Miss Johnson Of Pittworth 
  • Mrs. Mccloud's Reel 
  • Niel Gow's Lament For His Second Wife 
  • Nine Points Of Roguery 
  • Old Joe Clark 
  • Old Jim River 
  • Over The Briny Ocean 
  • Over The Moor To Maggie 
  • Over The Waterfall 
  • Paddy Ryan's Dream 
  • Phiddlin' Phil 
  • Pigeon On The Gatepost 
  • Pipe Major Christie of Wick 
  • Plaza Polka 
  • President Garfield's Hornpipe 
  • Puncheon Camps 
  • Quindaro Hornpipe, The 
  • Rasputin's Last Ride 
  • Reel du Cordonnier 
  • Reuben's Train 
  • Richmond Cotillion 
  • Rickett's Hornpipe 
  • Road to California 
  • Road to Mexico 
  • Rollin & Tumblin' Blues 
  • Romanian-Bulgarish 
  • Sailor's Wife, The 
  • Sally Gardens 
  • Sally's in the Garden Siftin' Sand 
  • Sandy Boys 
  • Scartaglen Polka 
  • Schottische 'a Eric Montbel 
  • Sean Ryan's Polka 
  • Seneca Square Dance 
  • Sheehan's Reel 
  • Shenandoah Falls 
  • Sid Baglole's Tune 
  • Spanish Fandango 
  • Spoodis Skeery 
  • Tea Gardens Jig 
  • Tina's Schottische 
  • Turkey In The Straw 
  • Twin Sisters, The 
  • Two Pathways 
  • Two Rivers 
  • Upper Denton Hornpipe 
  • Waynesboro 
  • Waitin' for the Federals 
  • Westphalia Waltz 
  • Whalen's Breakdown 
  • White Cockade, The 
  • Willafjord 
  • Wolves Howling 
  • Yew Pine Mountains 
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A Complete Tutor for the Intermediate and Advanced Player

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