Banjo Classes

Five great banjo teachers will help and inspire you to be a better player. Alan Tompkins will teach a special beginner track.Banjo classes will feature all aspects of
three finger-style playing, including:

  • Basics of Scruggs style
  • How to incorporate melody into your breaks
  • Chords 101
  • Playing up the neck
  • How to play with a band
  • How to learn by ear more efficiently
  • Fundamentals of backup
  • How to pick out tunes by ear
  • Creating your own solos
  • All the rolls you really need to know

2015 Teachers

Banjo

Gerald Jones
Alan Tompkins
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Guitar

Dix Bruce
Keith Yoder

Mandolin

Paul Glasse
Dix Bruce
Keith Yoder
Nate Lee

Fiddle

Texas Shorty
Nate Lee
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Dobro

TBA

Finger Style Guitar

Dave Hamburger
Sam Swank

Clawhammer Banjo

Lee Thomas
O.J.Laier

Bass

Irl Hees