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  Earl Scruggs and the 5-String Banjo Book with CD
Earl Scruggs and the 5-String Banjo Book with CD
Earl Scruggs and the 5-String Banjo Book with CD

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The book that taught thousands, first written by Earl Scruggs and published in 1968.  It has been substantially updated and enhanced with Earl's latest bio, a chapter on the Nashville Numbering System, much-better tablature notation, and now includes more than 40 songs!  A must-have even if you own the original!  Includes everything you need to know to start playing banjo.
  • A history of the 5-string banjo
  • Getting aquainted with the banjo
  • Scruggs tuners
  • How to read music and chords
  • How to read tablature
  • The anatomy of Scruggs-style picking
  • Tuning the banjo
  • Exercises in picking
  • How to build a banjo
  • Making home-built Scruggs tuners
  • Biographical notes
  • Much more!
  • Song index:
  • American Made -- World Played
  • Ballad of Jed Clampett
  • Bleeker Street Rag
  • Blue Ridge Cabin Home
  • Broad River
  • Careless Love
  • Carolina Boogie
  • Carolina Traveler
  • Cripple Creek
  • Cumberland Gap
  • Dear Old Dixie
  • Earl's Breakdown
  • Flint Hill Special
  • Foggy Mountain Breakdown
  • Foggy Mountain Chimes
  • Good Times are Past and Gone
  • Ground Hog
  • Ground Speed
  • Home Sweet Home
  • Hot Corn, Cold Corn
  • Instrumental in D Minor
  • John Henry
  • Little Darling Pal of Mine
  • Lonesome Road Blues
  • Loraderojost III Breakdown
  • My Cabin in Caroline
  • Many more

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