Tag: jazz banjo

04/26/2020

When can you use Mixolydian? Over Modal Songs: Think Old Joe Clark, Wheel Hoss, Salt Creek, Redhaired Boy or Seven Bridges Road by the eagles if Rock is your thing. Over the V chord in MAJOR keys. For example, a G7 chord going to C…

03/25/2020

Here is a banjo lesson on “Just a Closer Walk with thee.”  This is a nice old hymn that I arranged, using some more advanced chord voicings and techniques.  This is not meant for beginners. You’ll notice walking basslines and some counterpoint thrown in here…

01/23/2020
12/29/2019

  In this video, I demonstrate another Jazz Lick.  This time I also go over how to expand on licks, the importance of playing in all 12 keys.  Not to mention, the importance of varying up how you enter and end these licks.

11/22/2019
10/26/2019