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These I do at home and are not up to the standard of the ones we sell but I think
they should still be helpful to you.
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The Members Site now has over 90 free videos, 50 lesson and song videos with matching tab, over 100 free tab files, more than 50 Ask the Banjo Teacher columns and instruction articles, Banjo Encyclopedia tips, 25 Ross Nickerson recordings in their entirety, and other assorted help and instruction support. Members also receive a 10 % discount on all instructional items with some accessories and instructional items on sale for even more off. 24.95

Let's Kick Some Ass

New Ross Nickerson CD
Let's Kick It

Straight ahead bluegrass banjo recorded with members of Blue Highway, Rob Ickes, Shawn Lane, Tim Stafford and Wayne Taylor. Just Released
Hear a Sound Byte

Sound bytes of all 14 songs here

Let's Kick It

New Online Lessons available at
The new lessons include over 100 Must Know Licks in nine different important categories of banjo playing. The subjects covered are Beginnings, Endings, and Turnarounds - Must Know Scruggs Licks - Backup Banjo - Up the Neck Banjo - Slow Banjo Styles - Blues Banjo - Bending the Strings - Chromatic, Triplets and Fun Licks, along with Melodic and Single String Styles

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I've also upgraded the videos for my Beginner courses, added four new songs in high qualify video, and ....another three new lessons that are keys to advancing, How to Use a Metronome and Timing Exercises, Playing Chords to a song with a Simple Roll and Learning the Chord Forms Up and Down the Neck.
Click here to find out more about these new videos

beginning banjo lesson book
Comprehensive Beginning Banjo Book from Ross Nickerson

Learn banjo with all the basics, songs, chords with clear practical helpful to the point banjo lessons. The book is very complete and includes two high quality audio CDs and two hour split screen DVD.

More Information

Here are two free Mp3's from the Advanced Songs chapter in the Mel Bay Book by Ross Nickerson, The Banjo Encyclopedia.

John Henry
Train 45

Tab for these songs in
The Banjo Encyclopedia

banjo cruise

The Banjo Cruise

Banjo Workshops at Sea!

Have fun in the sun and improve your banjo playing.

Ross Nickerson Performance Videos / 15 in all

Live Video, Ross Nickerson, Yukon Drive from Eide CD

More free mp 3 banjo downloads
Two new sound bytes, These are bonus tracks that are inlcuded in two new E-BooksI'll Fly Away
Bonus Track from
Gospel Song E-Book Medley / She'll be Coming Around the Mountain, Sailors Hornpipe, Oh Susanna, Turkey in the Straw
Bonus Track from
Children's Song E-Book

Here are some of the other books from Ross Nickerson that you can purchase with more tab, instruction and CD's.
Here are links below to a page that tells more about them.

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Rhythm Backup Play Along CDs and DVD For Five-String Banjo by Ross Nickerson

Accents for the melody notes, easy to read tab, rhythm back up band tracks to play along with, comes with CD and DVD.

This book comes with a backup band to play along with, along with large easy to read tab, a lot of tips on playing the chords to the song, memorizing, and fingering help.

Newly Revised and Improved-Available with DVD and CD.

More Banjo Lesson Books

Popular Christmas tunes for 5-string banjo

Now has a cd with the songs played slowly and fast

Christmas banjo

Transkriber software for slowing down banjo licks now available and on sale.
Click here for more info:




banjo schoolThis is my old studio in Catonsville, MD.

Video of instructors performing on the annual Banjo Cruise workshop for banjo cruise to the Caribbean

Click here for video of instructors playing Cripple Creek at the 2005 Banjo Cruise faculty concert

More free videos

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We have banjo lessons online that you can download right to your computer. They include video, soundfile, tablature and text!

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