Category: Practice

11/21/2018 / Banjo

I recently began a Jazz Banjo Class here: So far I’ve covered the Bebop Scale, Using it within Minor 3rds, and Min7th chords. Some of these videos are from my old youtube channel. About 24 minutes worth of material at…

07/30/2018 / Banjo
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…

05/09/2018 / Banjo
04/03/2018 / Gigs

If someone asks, “Should I get a Music Degree?”, about 95% of the time I will say “No.” The 5% of the ones I would say yes to are those obsessed with music, want to do nothing but it, and most…

11/26/2017 / Practice

1)Feedback-One thing a book, video or forum posting won’t do is give you immediate feedback. 2)Motivation-Sometimes the lessons can serve as motivation.  If the extent of your lesson is a youtube video whenever you feel like it or get in…