DVD - Make Up Your Own Banjo Solos 2: What to Play When It's Your Turn to Take It!
taught by Pete Wernick
Today, bluegrass is played in a wider variety of keys than ever. Learn how to create convincing solos in common but challenging keys such as D, C, F and G - without a capo. Pete makes it easy to learn how to combine melodies and roll patterns so you can solo on any song. He explores nine bluegrass standards, taking each song's melody and showing how to weave it into smooth rolls for a full arrangement. Adding appealing licks, bluesy variations and other embellishments gives your solos polish and interest. "As I Went Down to the Valley to Pray," "Angeline the Baker," "New River Train," more. Intermediate. Tab included as PDF file on the disc. 115 min. More Details...
- Roll in My Sweet Baby's Arms (D)
- As I Went Down to the Valley to Pray (D)
- Angeline the Baker (D)
- Colleen Malone (D or E)
- Country Blues (D)
- New River Train (C)
- Ain't Gonna Work Tomorrow (C tuning)
- Don't Let Your Deal Go Down (F)
- Will the Circle Be Unbroken (G up the neck)