Category: Songs

08/08/2019

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…

07/11/2019
07/02/2019

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…

07/30/2018
05/18/2018

Here is the latest from Jody Hughes Music.  An original banjo composition inspired by a falling glass. To make this recording I used Logic Pro X and some of the MIDI effects contained within. This particular track uses Celesta, Harp, Erhu and French Horn It…

04/12/2018

Here is the link to my latest arrangement uploaded to Sheet Music Plus.  This time it’s “Bad Moon Rising” by Creedence Clearwater Revival.  The arrangement is in the key of D and is geared for those with at least a year of playing experience.  Assumes…