The Crow: New Songs for the Five-String Banjo

The Crow: New Songs for the Five-String Banjo

by Steve Martin, Tony Trischka

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Steve Martin is a comedian, novelist, screenwriter, actor and many other things, but his first love is the banjo. His recent hit CD, The Crow, features 15 original tunes in both clawhammer and Scruggs style. This book of tablature, accurately transcribed by Tony Trischka, is a great learning tool for aspiring players. Also includes an introduction and tuning notes from Tony. Contents: Daddy Played the Banjo
• Pitkni County Turnaround
• Hoedown at Alice's
• Late for School
• Tin Roof
• Words Unspoken
• Pretty Flowers
• Wally on the Run
• Freddie's Lilt
• Saga of the Old West
• Clawhammer Medley
• Calico Train
• Banana Banjo
• Blue River Waltz
• The Crow. This special edition includes both the tab songbook and the original CD!

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ISBN-13: 9781458421128
Publisher: Homespun
Publication date: 12/01/2009
Pages: 41
Product dimensions: 8.70(w) x 11.80(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author


Beverly Hills, California

Date of Birth:

August 14, 1945

Place of Birth:

Waco, Texas


Long Beach State College; University of California, Los Angeles

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