A comprehensive repertoire book of Fiddle tunes adapted for Banjo, in easy to read tablature, by the renowned player and teacher of the 5-String Banjo, Tony Trischka. For the early picker to the advanced player, this book and its online audio will enable the player to learn by example and broaden their technical range.
Fiddle tunes have been adapted for Banjo since the early 1850's. The explorations contained here include a large collection of popular American Fiddle tunes and a section of Celtic tunes played in the three major Bluegrass Banjo styles. These Bluegrass, Old Time and Celtic Banjo traditions will expand the players' knowledge of the instrument, and deepen their understanding of bluegrass and traditional music.
The techniques employed will build the players technical prowess and broaden their enjoyment of playing. And the tunes, both popular and lesser known, will add new variety to the next jam session! Tablature only.
- Repertoire of Fiddle tunes for the early to the advanced Banjo player.
- In easy to read tablature with downloadable online audio.
- Expands the players' knowledge of Bluegrass Banjo styles and Banjo music.
- Builds playing skills and adds variety to their playing. Online Audio download available.