Availability date: 01/01/2016
This book explains the anatomy of the tenor banjo, how it came to be used in Irish traditional music, and other background information while teaching the student how to play with authority. Music reading and banjo techniques are presented gradually, with the tunes arranged in progressive order of difficulty. The book presents 30 well-known Irish tunes in notation and tablature from Ireland's greatest tenor banjo player. Tuned to Irish Traditional Tuning (GDAE).