Jody Hughes Music Posts


What have I been up to? I looked and the last post I did on here was January of this year. Sorry, that I haven’t been more active; life’s been busy. The first half of the year was pretty slow with gigs but March it…


Come join in my beginner banjo course here.  I cover rolls, teach a few songs, how to play out of chord shapes.  I’m up to an hour and twenty minutes of material. I’m making an effort to try to update once a month until there…


Here is the Warmup and Free Improvisation from my latest Live Stream.  This largely moves from D to C.    


Here is from the Latest Live Stream.  How to play without a Capo in A Mixolydian.  Demonstration of why using the open strings of the banjo as opposed to a capo in A mixolydian is actually very natural to the instrument.    


The Banjo TAB to “Take me home, Country Roads” is now available for purchase.   Verse, Chorus and Bridge are included.   Left-hand fingerings are noted using a color coded system as needed. This TAB is derived highly from my break on Bow N Banjo’s version of…