Pete Seeger: How to Play the 5-String Banjo

Pete Seeger: How to Play the 5-String Banjo

Director:  Cast: Pete Seeger

DVD

Overview

Pete Seeger: How to Play the 5-String Banjo features the folk music legend leading the viewer through a variety of tips and exercises that will increase one's skill on the title instrument. The renowned Doc Watson helps out on some of the songs. Viewers will practice techniques while playing such songs as "You Got to Walk That Lonesome Valley," "Leather Britches," and "Darlin' Cody."

Product Details

Release Date: 07/27/2004
UPC: 0073999768015
Original Release: 0000
Source: Hal Leonard
Time: 1:00:00

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Pete Seeger Instructor

Technical Credits

Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Intro [3:51]
2. "Cripple Creek" Right Hand Patterns [1:43]
3. "Lady Gay" [1:29]
4. Basic Strum [1:35]
5. "Skip to My Lou" More Right Hand Patterns [2:12]
6. "Ode to Joy" [1:05]
7. "Skip to My Lou" Double Thumbing [:51]
8. "Darling Cory" D Tuning [1:55]
9. "Darling Cory" Frailing [1:04]
10. "Leather Britches" [1:48]
11. Pull-Offs [1:48]
12. "Coal Creek March" D Tuning [4:10]
13. Blues Pete's Long Scale Banjo [5:24]
14. "Melodie D'Amour" Sixth Tuning [2:48]
15. "Sloop John B." Rumba Style [3:42]
16. "Dink's Song" [4:18]
17. Flamenco Style Arpeggios [3:59]
18. Jig Time [1:29]
19. Baroque Round [4:22]
20. Pete's Thoughts on Music [4:19]
21. "Lonesome Valley" With Doc Watson [2:48]
22. Outro "Quite Early Morning" [1:14]

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