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.CHORDS. When Working out songs on the banjo, it is helpful not only to realize that songs are built with melodies (tunes), but also, that the melodies are supported by M ... All 5 strings are G chord tones when played open. ... Notice that the chord names change in alphabetical order as each pattern travels up the neck.
|Title||:||Splitting the Licks|
|Author||:||Janet Davis, Purcell, Ron|
|Publisher||:||Mel Bay Publications - 2011-01-21|