From Basic Frailing to Melodic Style
This complete course by one of America's best-known players and teachers takes you from the most basic banjo skills through complex melodic clawhammer style. Ken Perlman breaks down more than 40 great tunes, including old-time banjo songs, fiddle tunes and Irish and New England dances to provide you with a rich repertoire and months of exciting study.
The pieces you'll be learning include Mole In The Ground, Groundhog, Girl I Left Behind, Grandfather's Clock, Foggy Dew, Sherman's March, Cherokee Shuffle, Cluck Old Hen, Sally In The Garden, Yellow Rose Of Texas, Old Molly Hare, Sandy River Belle, Magpie, Golden Slippers, Arkansas Traveler, June Apple, Other Side Of Jordan, Richmond Cotillion, Rickett's Hornpipe, O'Carolan's Concerto and many more!
"...one of the most creative practitioners of this art. He has stretched the boundaries of what can be done on the clawhammer banjo. His...techniques open up a new world to the clawhammer banjoist." -- Bluegrass Unlimited