Advanced Studies in Five-String Banjo

by A.B. King
sku: 201-23
A spiral bound photocopy version of Andy King's handwritten manuscript. This labor of love is based on studies of classical banjo technique and jazz theory. Exercises and arrangements with advanced techniques players like Bela Fleck, Tony Furtado, and Tony Trischka are using. Many exercises and chord diagrams for jazz chords, scales, modes, chord scales, fingerboard patterns, single string technique, using all three fingers on all four strings, single-string tremolo, chord tremolo, more. Tunes include closed-position "three fingers on all strings" arrangements of: "Arkansas Traveler," "Take the 'A' Train," "Old Black Joe," "Flight of the Bumblebee," "Satin Doll," plus tremolo arrangements of "Abide With Me," "Amazing Grace," "Tennessee Waltz," more. Note/tab. Comb-bound. 95 pp.   More Details...

  • Arkansas Traveler
  • Take the 'A' Train
  • Old Black Joe
  • Flight of the Bumblebee
  • Satin Doll
  • Three-Finger Breakdown
  • Abide With Me
  • Amazing Grace
  • Tennessee Waltz
  • Spanish Eyes
  • Wednesday Night Waltz