Learning how to play banjo in different keys other than G when learning banjo is an important part of your banjo learning experience.
Ross simplifies this difficult transition and makes it easy to transpose what you know already to these other keys. There are many similarities to playing banjo in these keys and with a few simple tips you can learn to transpose quickly from key to key. Ross takes you through several banjo songs playing each song in a different key, He demonstrates plaiting the songs in the keys of C, D, E, F and G up the neck all using movable chord shapes. He points out the subtle differences in each key and demonstrates how to adapt quickly. Knowing where the commonly used melody notes are in these shapes really simplifies this task and makes what may have seemed overwhelming more easily attainable.
This DVD is for intermediate and more advanced players and a must for students who are beginning to play with others and don't' want to be stuck in the key of G forever. Read Below and view all the chapters, demonstrations and material covered in the 2 hour
...now I understand your ideas and have a clear plan for knowing "what to practice" this time around. I look forward to becoming more versatile in jam sessions in 2015...
Song Demonstrations: There are several songs used to demonstrate playing the same song in the keys of C, D, E, F and Up the neck in G. All songs are performed at slow, medium and fast tempos. There is tablature included for each song. There are also special feature songs performed by Ross Nickerson in the key of D and D minor.