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Power Pickin' Vol. 3: Playing Banjo Backup in a Bluegrass Band

By Bill Evans

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Power Pickin' Vol. 3: Playing Banjo Backup in a Bluegrass Band composed by Bill Evans. For Banjo (5-String). Boxed, Rhythm/Backup. Acutab. Bluegrass. Intermediate. DVD. Duration 120 minutes. Published by Acutab Publications (MB.DBE2).

Bill Evans demonstrates effective banjo backup for 7 standard tunes, showing the techniques in detail, and also playing them with a band. A variety of keys, styles and tempos are demonstrated in this 2 hour DVD with examples of roll based backup, vamping and two finger techniques. Both up and down the neck backup are shown and a tab booklet is included.

  • (01) Open  
  • (02) Welcome  
  • (03) Long Journey Home Intro  
  • (04) Long Journey Home (LJH) demo with band  
  • (05) LJH - Leading the vocalist in  
  • (06) LJH - Target tones  
  • (07) LJH - first position backup  
  • (08) LJH - "popcorn" backup behind the guitar  
  • (09) LJH - up the neck backup  
  • (10) LJH - up the neck split fast  
  • (11) LJH - up the neck split slow  
  • (12) LJH - ending / modifying endings  
  • (13) Dark Hollow intro  
  • (14) Dark Hollow (DH) demo with band  
  • (15) DH - vamping backup  
  • (16) DH - target tones in C  
  • (17) DH - down the neck split fast  
  • (18) DH - down the neck split slow  
  • (19) DH - fill in licks in C  
  • (20) DH - C fill in licks splits  
  • (21) DH - ending  
  • (22) DH - ending splits  
  • (23) DH - up the neck backup  
  • (24) DH - up the neck split fast  
  • (25) DH - up the neck split slow  
  • (26) Man Of Constant Sorrow intro  
  • (27) Man Of Constant Sorrow (MOCS) demo the band  
  • (28) MOCS - first position backup / modal sound  
  • (29) MOCS - down the neck split fast  
  • (30) MOCS - down the neck split slow  
  • (31) MOCS - up the neck backup  
  • (32) MOCS - up the neck split fast  
  • (33) MOCS - up the neck split slow  
  • (34) MOCS - ending  
  • (35) MOCS - ending split  
  • (36) All The Good Times Are Past And Gone intro  
  • (37) All The Good Times (ATGT) demo with band  
  • (38) ATGT - up the neck backup in 3/4 time  
  • (39) ATGT - two finger style backup in 3/4 time  
  • (40) ATGT - two finger style split fast  
  • (41) ATGT - two finger style split slow  
  • (42) Bury Me Beneath The Willow intro  
  • (43) Bury Me Beneath The Willow (BMB) demo with band  
  • (44) BMB - two finger style backup  
  • (45) BMB - ending  
  • (46) Don't Let Your Deal Go Down intro  
  • (47) Don't Let Your Deal Go Down (DLYD) demo with band  
  • (48) DLYD - following the chords  
  • (49) DLYD - following the chords split fast  
  • (50) DLYD - following the chords split slow  
  • (51) Soldier's Joy intro  
  • (52) Soldier's Joy (SJ) demo with fiddle  
  • (53) SJ - first position backup  
  • (54) SJ - up the neck backup  
  • (55) Blackberry Blossom intro  
  • (56) Blackberry Blossom (BB) demo with band  
  • (57) BB - first position backup  
  • (58) BB - first position split  
  • (59) BB - up the neck backup  
  • (60) BB - up the neck split  
  • (61) BB - "Scruggs live" variation  
  • (62) Conclusion  
  • (63) Closing tune / credits  
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