Category: Play by ear

11/22/2018 / Play by ear

EAR TRAINING One thing I’ve been thinking about doing for awhile is developing my own ear training system.  I see it every day on forums, how do I train my ears? Sometimes people answer with, remember this song if you…

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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 Scale (CDEFGAB), each of these…

03/16/2017 / Banjo

The modern musician has access to many tools that those in the past didn’t have.  Some of these tools can increase the efficiency of our practice sessions.  This holds especially true for those unable to attend weekly jam sessions or…