Category: Lessons


Looking to play banjo? Perhaps you’ve played a few months and still need direction on what to buy? This is a buyer’s guide aimed at the beginner or those who have played a couple of months. Yes, you are going to need a banjo. Let’s…


This is a FREE banjo lesson on the old standard “Little Maggie.” Ralph Stanley was one of the bluegrass artists that made this song popular. The arrangement only uses a few rolls and the left-hand is easy enough for beginners to follow. You’ll need your…


Banjo Lesson for “Five Foot Two.”  This is geared for the beginner-intermediate to intermediate player.  Here is the recording/video: I first learned this song off an Allen Shelton recording many years ago.  “Five foot two” is an old popular song from the 1920’s. Below is…