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Folk Song Of The Week – I Shall Not Be Moved: Frailing Banjo Lesson

The Folk Song Of The Week this time is a frailing banjo lesson for I Shall Not Be Moved. This is a great old spiritual and I’m glad that it was requested. Don’t worry about finding the melody, because this song was meant to be sung! Have fun with it and keep it in your…


Irish Pub Song Of The Day: Leaving Of Liverpool – Frailing Banjo Lesson

The Irish Pub Song Of The Day is a frailing banjo lesson for The Leaving Of Liverpool. This is one of my favorite songs. It’s sounds so old and traditional, but wasn’t written until the 1960’s. It’s just three chords, but so much fun. The Leaving Of Liverpool MP3 [Download] The Leaving Of Liverpool(PDF) The…


Folk Song Of The Week – I’ll Fly Away in D: Frailing Banjo Lesson

I had a lot of requests to show a frailing banjo lesson for I’ll Fly Away in the key of D. I really love to play frailing banjo in the key of D out of open G tuning. It’s a lot of fun and this is a great song to do it in. Play along…


Irish Pub Song Of The Day – Look At The Coffin: Frailing Banjo Lesson

The Irish Pub Song Of The Day this time around is a great song: Look At The Coffin. Remember when trying to figure out the melody on frailing banjo, there are only four strings. There are a very limited number of fingerings that I use in showing the simple melody. Pick a certain part that…


Will The Circle Be Unbroken: Folk Song Of The Week – Frailing Banjo Lesson

The Folk Song Of The Week is frailing banjo lesson for Will The Circle Be Unbroken. I have been playing this song for so long, I can’t remember the first time. I play this song in pubs and you would be surprised at how many people can’t help but sing along! Have fun with it…


Irish Pub Song Of The Day – Gypsy Rover: Frailing Banjo Lesson

It’s time for the way back machine and re-visit Gypsy Rover on frailing banjo. I love this song and unfortunately, it make the cut on our latest CD. We just ran out of room and couldn’t fit it in. What that tells me is that it’s almost time for another CD! Playing Gypsy Rover on…


Crawdad Song: Folk Song Of The Week – Frailing Banjo Lesson

It was time to travel back to the Crawdad Song by popular request. It’s a fun song and it’s one that everyone loves to sing along on the chorus. Have fun with it and don’t over think the melody, the rhythm carries the song.     Crawdad Song MP3 [Download] Crawdad Song (PDF) CRAWDAD SONG…


Irish Rover – Frailing Banjo Lesson for Irish Pub Song Of The Day

I finally think that I have my schedule under control so let’s get back to making some video lessons. This time around the Irish Pub Song Of The Day is a frailing banjo lesson of Irish Rover. I usually do this song in A which I do by capoing the banjo at the 2nd fret….


Folk Song Of The Week – Worried Man Blues: Frailing Banjo Lesson

Worried Man Blues is a great song and since I just recorded the song for our new CD, I thought it would make a great addition for the Folk Song Of The Week. It’s a really good song to play in frailing banjo or clawhammer. Play along and have fun with it. Enjoy yourself while…


Irish Pub Song Of The Day – We Willie: Frailing Banjo Lesson

Finally! I’m back and because Amber finally listened to the words after all of these years of me playing this song and started laughing, I had to do it! We Willie is a fun song and all you have to remember is that Marleys are Marbles! Have fun with it! We Willie (PDF) We Willie…