Category: Performing

12/07/2018 / Banjo
10/28/2018 / Banjo
09/09/2018 / Lessons

I just added an update to my Improvisation Insights Course on Teachable: This time I list all the various ways to create variations. First up is How to add pickup notes. Without the ability to add pickup notes to…

07/13/2018 / Banjo

Want to become a better improviser? Regardless of the instrument? Are your solos going nowhere and don’t know how to get to that next level? Well I’ve created an ongoing course called “Improvisation Insights” that’s available on and…

07/09/2018 / Banjo

Over the next few months I plan to release some elementary/beginning sight-reading exercises for the banjo.  *PDF located at the bottom* After years of teaching students banjo and noticing that while TAB is great for some things, it’s not producing students that…

05/18/2018 / Banjo

Here is the latest from Jody Hughes Music.  An original banjo composition inspired by a falling glass. Modal exploration complete with Celesta, Harp, Erhu and French Horn. Production done using Logic Pro X.