Search for clawhammer banjo (playing styles)

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... The clawhammer banjo tablature for "Sail Away Ladies"presented and discussed. ...
... The author discusses playing alternative styles of music on the clawhammer banjo. The tablature for "Flying Indian," tuned in G and C, is included. ...
... The author explains the difference between melodic clawhammer and melodic three-finger banjo ... playing styles. Tablature for "The Poppy Leaf" (back-up) and "The Poppy Leaf" (lead) is presented and discussed. ...
Eclectic Clawhammer: "Shawneetown"
Banjo Newsletter (2012) Vol. 40, No. 1, pp. 28, 30
... The author discusses the tune "Shawneetown" and explains how to play it clawhammer style on the banjo. The tablature for "Shawneetown" is provided. ...
... Discusses the clawhammer roll, an "exciting" banjo technique that dramatically punctuates passages ... all four strings, thereby creating what amounts to a controlled brush. Notes that the clawhammer roll ... culminates in a precisely timed 5th string thumb stroke. Mentions some famous clawhammer rolls and ...
... The author discusses using the open fifth string for melody in clawhammer banjo. Musical examples ... of banjo tablature for the tune "Old Molly Hare" are provided. ...
... The author discusses anticipation techniques for clawhammer banjo, including drop thumbing and off-string pull-offs. Musical examples are provided. ...
... The author discusses playing tunes that change keys in the melodic clawhammer banjo style. Musical ...
... A commentary explains how to play waltzes on the banjo in clawhammer style. The banjo tablature ...
Bluegrass Clawhammer
Banjo Newsletter (2002) Vol. 29, No. 9, pp. 25
... melodic clawhammer banjo style. Notes that those who prefer the minimalist approach to banjo playing ...
... Levenson's "Clawhammer Banjo From Scratch," a method book and CD combination, is reviewed (Mel Bay). ...
... Bluegrass musician Bill Keith's style of banjo playing, called Keith-picking, clawhammer-style, is ... discussed, and the tablature for "Mrs. McLeod's Reel," arranged for banjo in gDGBD tuning by Ken Perlman, is provided. ...
... Mark Johnson's playing style is discussed. It blends clawhammer banjo and bluegrass, and expands ... the notion of what is possible on the banjo. It is less about specific techniques than it is about a musical sensibility. ...
Clawhammer of the Month
Banjo Newsletter (2014) Vol. 42, No. 1, pp. 7
... The tablature for the tune "Skating on the Harbourfront" for clawhammer banjo is presented and discussed. ...
... The author offers advice on teaching clawhammer banjo to beginners and provides banjo tablature in ...
... This book of music for clawhammer banjo is reviewed. ...
... Controlled "strumming" of the banjo in clawhammer style is discussed. The Québécois song "La ... two strings by "strumming" upward with the picking finger or fingernail. The clawhammer pattern then ...
... Ralph Stanley died on June 23, 2016, aged 89. Stanley is remembered as a clawhammer banjo player ...
... Instructions for playing the forward roll technique for clawhammer banjo players are presented ...