Course Detail: Beginning Clawhammer Banjo

Clawhammer banjo, also known as frailing or down-picking, has been around for at least 200 years. It's rhythmic style is popular among aficionados of American old-time music. Learn the foundational skills needed to play a clawhammer banjo including the proper position of the hand and the rhythm of playing basic runs while exploring a variety of tunes. Get ready to have fun learning this very unique style. Bring a 5-string banjo, Headstock Electronic Tuner (i.e Planet Waves, Intelli-Touch, Korg) and Banjo Capo (optional).

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