One of Ireland's greatest banjo players presents this complete guide to learning the tenor banjo. It includes thirty well-known Irish tunes, complete with music and tablature. Starting with a description of the parts of the banjo and banjo-making the beginner is taught about reading music and tablature and is soon playing first notes. From there it is a short step to playing simple tunes and, as confidence grows, tackling the more involved pieces towards the back of the book. Interspersed with illustrations and playing exercises, you will be guided all the way through with the right amount amount of useful hints and tips from a player described as the single best four-string banjoist in the history of Irish music.