How to Play the 5 String Banjo for Beginners?

Answer The banjo is a great beginner's instrument, since it can be played with simple finger picking at first. This can progress to more advanced styles the more you learn and practice. Five-string banjos... Read More »

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How to Play the Six String Banjo?

Banjo purists are dismissive of the 6 string banjo. The criticism concerns the ambiguity of the instrument. On the one hand, it seems to fit into the banjo family but, on the other hand, it just as... Read More »

How to Tune a Five String (American) Banjo?

The 5-string Banjo is a very "happy" instrument that can give anyone hours of fun. If you don't tune it, though, you are in BIG trouble; few sounds are more vile than an un-tuned banjo. Here are th... Read More »

How to Play a Banjo?

Banjos are fun to play, and there are as many different types of banjos as there are ways to play it.

How to Play Air Banjo?

Playing the air banjo is a fun thing to do at social events or just by yourself. A good routine can impress friends or lighten up the mood wherever you may be. The art of air banjo is trickier than... Read More »