Category: Sight Reading

08/10/2018

For my third skillshare class I’m demonstrating how to use the Free Notation Software, Musescore. Musescore is my go to software for daily composing or writing banjo/guitar tabs.  Best of all Musescore is Free and Open Sourced with a team of people that are seeking…

07/14/2018

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 Skillshare.com and Teachable.com In this course, I will…

07/09/2018

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 can name the notes up…

12/10/2017
10/26/2017

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 notes can be labeled via…

11/24/2016