Category: Banjo

12/10/2017 / Banjo
10/26/2017 / Banjo

Do Re Mi Fa Sol La Ti Do   Many of us have heard this as a child or heard someone sing using these syllables.  What does it mean? Suppose you have a C Major…

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09/22/2017 / Banjo
08/29/2017 / Banjo

Leonardo Da Vinci studied the laws of science and nature; anatomy, botany, mathematics, amongst many other things. In the same way that intensive studying didn’t somehow ruin his artistic capabilities, learning basic music theory won’t…

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08/22/2017 / Banjo

I’ve decided that graphs are a great way to show someone how to improve their music. If you were to plot the notes versus time, would you end up with something that looks chaotic with…

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07/11/2017 / Banjo

A topic I often discuss with students is Right-Hand Finger Pressure: Learning the proper finger pressure to use at the right moment on each string is something to practice as soon as one gets the basic string…

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