Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Other Stanton's Categories
 
Melodic Banjo
Add to Wishlist

Melodic Banjo

Sheet Music


Voicing/Format Banjo
Desc W/Cd
Composer Tony Trischka
Publisher Music Sales Corp
Catalog # 14021162

Price: $22.99

Unavailable for Digital Delivery

Product Description

Melodic Banjo Composed by Tony Trischka. For Banjo. Published by Music Sales Corp. (Catalog # 14021162)

Tony Trischka presents his groundbreaking guide to the melodic (chromatic) banjo style, made famous by the great Bill Keith. The technique allows the banjo player to create complex note-for-note renditions of bluegrass fiddle tunes, as well as ornamenting solos with melodic fragments and motives. Along with a full step-by-step guide to developing the skills of the melodic style, this book also features Bill Keith's personal explanation of how he developed his formidable technique, in his own words and music. It also includes 37 tunes in tablature, with a section of fiddle tunes. Interviews with the stars of the melodic style including Bobby Thompson, Eric Weissberg, Ben Eldridge and Alan Munde are also presented. Includes a CD featuring Trischka himself with backing band, demonstrating many of the fiddle tunes presented in the book.

Today's News

  • Handbell Music for Lent & Easter 2017 Handbell Music for Lent & Easter 2017

    recommended by Jennifer F., Handbell Music Specialist Resurrection! arr. Lloyd Larson Celebrate the joy of Christ’s resurrection with this outstanding medley of Easter tunes. The handbell arrangement can stand on its own or the optional brass and organ parts can... Read More ›

  • Join us at THE JOY OF SINGING Join us at THE JOY OF SINGING

    Stanton’s is thrilled to announce The Joy of Singing 2017 – two full days of the best new music from Hal Leonard! THE JOY OF SINGING: Young & Developing Choir Thursday 8/3/2017, 9:00 am-4:00 pm Columbia Heights UMC REGISTRATION: $55 (includes lunch)... Read More ›