Ken Perlman – Clawhammer Style Banjo
May 20 2016
Clawhammer Style Banjo – A Complete Guide For Beginning And Advanced Banjo Players from Ken Perlman, here is a brilliant teaching guide that is destined to become the handbook on how to play the banjo. The style is easy to learn, and covers the instruction itself, basic right and left-hand positions, simple chords, and fundamental clawhammer techniques; the brush, the bumm-titty strum, pull-offs, and slides.
For the advanced player, there is instruction on more complicated picking, double thumbing, quick slides, fretted pull-offs, harmonics, improvisation, and more. The book includes more than 40 fun-to-play banjo tunes.
Includes 2-two hour DVDs (4 hours total) that are the companion ‘play-a-long’ version to Ken Perlman’s best-selling book “Clawhammer Style Banjo”, that has become the definitive handbook on how to play the Clawhammer style banjo. Clawhammer is the one purely American style of playing on what is probably the one truly American instrument.
The style is easy to learn, highly suited to playing alone, and rapidly becoming an exciting, popular band style. The author, a professional musician, a leader in banjo instruction and gifted teacher, leads you step by step to a thorough understanding of the instrument, basic right and left-hand positions, simple chords, and fundamental Clawhammer techniques: the brush, the “bumm-titty” strum, pull-off’s, slides, syncopation and more.
Then, when you’re ready for more complicated picking, the author eases you into double thumbing, quick slides, fretted pull-offs, harmonics, grace notes, improvisation, and the other important tools of the trade and much more. Includes over 80 fun-to-play banjo tunes.
Running time: 3 hours
Video: XVid 720×544 29.97 fps 1123.1 kbps
Audio: Mp3 48KHz 2ch 128 kbit/s
Size: 2.1 Gb