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Melodic Banjo
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Voicing/Format Banjo
Composer Trischka, Tony
Publisher Music Sales Corp

Price: $22.99

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Catalog #14021162

Tony Trischka presents his groundbreaking guide to the melodic (chromatic) ban jo 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, a s well as ornamenting solos with melodic fragments and motives. Along with a f ull step-by-step guide to developing the skills of the melodic style, this boo k also features Bill Keith's personal explanation of how he developed his form idable technique, in his own words and music. It also includes 37 tunes in tab lature, with a section of fiddle tunes. Interviews with the stars of the melod ic style including Bobby Thompson, Eric Weissberg, Ben Eldridge and Alan Munde are also presented. Includes a CD featuring Trischka himself with backing ban d, demonstrating man

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