Banjo Tabs & Books

Instructions-After a TAB is purchased you get an email with a link to the TAB.   Please download as soon as you can; the link does expire.

If you wish to pay some other way than paypal, contact me, I also take VENMO. The TABs are divided into the sections below.  VIDEOS and E-BOOKS are located below the TABS.


Classics and Standards

Deck the Halls for 5-string banjo, EASY arrangement

The First Noel in the key of C (No Retuning…

Ideas for Diagonal Chord shape playing.

Banjo TAB of Allen Shelton Ideas

Here is the TAB to my INTERMEDIATE ROLL Teaching Video.

In this BEGINNER BUNDLE you are getting: 1)Man of Constant…

Banjo TAB for "Man of Constant Sorrow"

Beginner Banjo TAB for "Little Maggie" up the neck

Here is the TAB to "Lonesome Road Blues" from my…

BIG BUNDLE of 16 TABS, basically everything but my Originals…

7 Variations on "Cripple Creek."  These variations are geared for…

Banjo TAB of "Bells of St Mary's."  Based off of…

With this Banjo TAB Bundle you get 4 songs in…

Banjo TAB of "Rubber Dolly" is in the key of…

Banjo TAB of "Midnight Special" in the key of D,…

Banjo TAB of "Shady Grove" in the key of Dminor,…

This Banjo TAB of "Nine Pound Hammer" is an Easy…

Banjo TAB of "The Old Spinning Wheel" first break is…


Gospel Banjo

Banjo arrangement of "Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing."  This…

This is the banjo TAB only for "Nothing but the…

This is the banjo TAB only for "Leaning on the…

Banjo TAB of "Down To the River to Pray," key…

Banjo TAB of "Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho" in…

Banjo TAB of "Old Time Religion" contains two variations, key…


Fiddle Tunes

Looking for the Banjo TAB of "Salt Creek"? Just click…

Here is the banjo tab to Angeline the Baker, up…

Banjo TAB of "Big Sciota," single-string and melodic-style technique.  Intermediate+ arrangement.…

Banjo TAB of "Whiskey Before Breakfast," key of D, this…

This Banjo TAB of "Forked Deer" is in the key…

This Banjo TAB of "Bill Cheatum" is a Two-finger Easy…


Original Music

A Banjo TAB bundle of three of my original songs…

This Banjo TAB to my original piece "Falling Glass" is…

Banjo TAB of my original piece "Simple Needs," key of…

This banjo TAB of my original song "Inevitable" uses the…


Old Time

Banjo TAB of "John Greer's Two-step" is largely adapted from…

This Banjo TAB of "Cumberland Gap" is in F Tuning…


Teaching Courses

My online teaching courses are hosted at Teachable.com; the link is below.  I currently have four courses up.  Please check it out.  Over the course of the next year I plan to add a new course each month.  You can pay by the course or get them all at once.

Online Teaching Courses


E-books

E-books are in PDF Format.  My First Ebook is entitled “Get Rolling: Basic Rolling Backup.”  This book provides you with the basic foundational beginner rolling backup skillsets.  No longer get lost in a book of 100 pages with 50 licks to memorize.  Simple, Straight Forward and geared for beginners.   Assumes basic knowledge about rolls (forward/forward-reverse/alternating thumb) as well as slides.  Features are:                                                                                                                                 
  • 30 pages with audio mp3’s of all examples.  Two backing tracks 
  • Only two patterns to learn for each of the three main chords (G/C/D)
  • Two transition patterns-one for G to C, and G to D
  • Two written out rolling backup variations for the song “Nine Pound Hammer”
  • Two written out rolling backup variations for the song “Lonesome Road Blues”
  • “Mystery Song” with given chords, testing your ability to apply what you learned, backup track included.

Learn Basic Rolling Backup in the key of G for…


In April I will release my second Ebook entitled “Gospel Banjo:Hymns and Inspirational Music.”  This book is geared for the intermediate player and those who want to play arrangements that sound good solo.  Many chords/basslines/etc are used. The ten songs included are: Come Thou Fount, Shall We Gather at the River, Old Time Religion, Nothing but the Blood, Leaning on the Everlasting Arms, and more.  Please sign up on my front page to be notified as soon as it’s available.


Music Files

All music files are in MP3 format

Mp3 to "Inevitable."

Mp3 to "Simple Needs."