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Beginning Banjo from Ross Nickerson.
Includes instruction on all the basics, songs, chords and loads of clear practical helpful to the point banjo lessons. The book is very comprehensive and includes two high quality audio CDs and two hour split screen DVD.
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Articles by Ross Nickerson

Banjo Exercises and Workout

Left hand for fretting hand scales and exericses

elaxing When You Play Banjo

Breaking away from tab and
learning to play banjo without tablature

How to Play the Melody on 5-string Bluegrass Banjo

Improvising on Banjo

Instruction on How to Put a Banjo Capo on
and when to use one

How to Play the Banjo with a Metronome

Single string technique -part one

Single String Technique -part two

What Banjo Roll Should I use?-part one

What Banjo Roll Should I Use?-part two

A Banjo Players Dream

IBMA From A Banjo Players Perspective

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Songs you'll learn are:

Cripple Creek, Boil the Cabbage Down, Buffalo Gals, Tom Dooley, Long Journey Home, John Henry, Red River Valley, Blackberry Blossom, My Old Kentucky Home, Old Time Religion and more.

The book includes chord lessons, playing by the chords, banjo rolls, left hand positioning, timing exercises, text explanations and picture illustrations.
Proper Right and Left-hand technique is covered in detail along with many time saving practical tips.

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Wire bound Book and two CDs 19.95

Wirebound Book with CDs and DVD 39.95


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New CD Release - Ross Nickerson - Let's Kick it
Kick It Cd
Note for Note Tab Transcription Book Now Available
for Ross Nickerson's Let's Kick It CD

Let’s Kick it
is the latest release from Ross Nickerson.  Accompanying Ross’ hard-driving, blue- grass banjo are members of the critically acclaimed bluegrass band, Blue Highway, Rob Ickes on dobro, Tim Stafford, guitar and vocal, Shawn Lane mandolin and fiddle and Wayne Taylor, bass and vocals.
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True West Magazine named Blazing the West the top Bluegrass CD
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Country Music Television voted Blazing the West
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The International Bluegrass Music Association named
Blazing the West one of the top 15 instrumental CD’s of 2003.

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