BANJO INSTRUCTION BOOKS & RELATED ITEMS

Everything You Wanted To Know About Clawhammer Banjo
Everything You Wanted To Know About Clawhammer Banjo
Mel Bay Publications

Based on 20 Years of Banjo Newsletter columns from 1982-2001.

Includes 120+ tunes in tablature, plus numerous musical examples and exercises. Not to mention lots and lots of commentary and explanations.

A set of recordings featuring all the tunes in the book played by Ken is part of this package. In the newest edition these recordings are available on-line through the Mel Bay website via a special access code.

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Clawhammer Style Banjo
Clawhammer Style Banjo
Centerstream/Hal Leonard

The complete clawhammer tutor: 200 pages, 80 tunes plus numerous exercises.

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Companion Video Available Below
  • In DVD format (2 disks, 4 hrs). Companion to Clawhammer Style Banjo book. Illustrates every tune and exercises.
  • In original VHS format (2 video tapes, 4 hrs.). Last few copies available in VHS format.

Note: The Clawhammer Style Banjo video is a supplement to the book; it is not designed to be a “stand-alone” product. If you prefer stand-alone videos see Beginning Clawhammer Banjo and Intermediate Clawhammer Banjo on the DVDs page.

Clawhammer Style Banjo: Companion DVD set
Price: $39.95
Clawhammer Style Banjo: Companion VHS set
Price: $9.95
Celtic & New England Tunes For Clawhammer Banjo
Celtic & New England Tunes For Clawhammer Banjo
Mel Bay Publications

Original title, New England and Irish Fiddle Tunes for Clawhammer Banjo; also published for several years by Mel Bay as Basic Clawhammer Banjo.

36 pages, 30 tunes. A set of recordings featuring all the tunes in the book played by Ken is part of this package. In the newest edition these recordings are available on-line through the Mel Bay website via a special access code.

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Melodic Clawhammer Banjo
Melodic Clawhammer Banjo
Centerstream/Hal Leonard

The classic clawhammer tune book. Now back in print from Centerstream/Hal Leonard. The new edition includes a CD that features all 55 tunes.

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