SULLY’S G BANJO 2 – 5-string banjo techniques

Sully demonstrates how you could play this varied and unusual repertoire of folk banjo solos.

 Shows how to play:

2 finger picking

3 finger picking (including an introduction to bluegrass)

"up frailing" strums

single string picking

jigs

reels

polkas

song tunes (back-up and melody)

Irish, Celtic, American, English

6 different tunings

 

 

HM313 CASSETTE

HM4015 book

Page

CASSETTE titles

titles in HM4015 book

side 1

track numbers of cassette

1

GALLOPEDE

GALLOPEDE

32

2

BILL HART'S

BILL HART'S

12

3

ROXBURGH CASTLE

ROXBURGH CASTLE

29

4

SOLDIER'S JOY

SOLDIER'S JOY

13

5

McGILLICUDDY'S/BALLYHOURA MOUNTAINS

McGILLICUDDY'S

38

6

BANJO MOOD IN G MINOR

BANJO MOOD IN G MINOR

18,19

7

WHISKEY IN THE JAR

WHISKEY IN THE JAR

26,27

8

GREENFIELDS OF AMERICA

GREENFIELDS OF AMERICA

30

9

CONGRESS REEL

CONGRESS REEL

36

10

ROSE TREE

ROSE TREE

33

11

BANISH MISFORTUNE

BANISH MISFORTUNE

31

12

SWANEE RIVER/CAMPTOWN RACES

CAMPTOWN RACES

8

13

KESH JIG

KESH JIG

23

SIDE 2

1

FAIRY REEL

FAIRY REEL

42

2

SOUTH WIND

SOUTH WIND

22,23

3

ARRAN BOAT

ARRAN BOAT

40

4

GLENALLEN

GLENALLEN

27

5

JESSIE JAMES song

JESSIE JAMES song

6,7,10,11

6

EGAN'S POLKA

EGAN'S POLKA

34

7

HIGH GERMANY

HIGH GERMANY

14,15

8

ROCKS OF BAWN

ROCKS OF BAWN

16,17

9

SPANCIL HILL

SPANCIL HILL

20,21

10

BAG OF SPUDS

BAG OF SPUDS

35

11

BRIAN BORU'S MARCH

BRIAN BORU'S MARCH

24,25

12

MORNING STAR

MORNING STAR

41

13

HUMOURS OF TULLA

HUMOURS OF TULLA

41

14

HOLMES' FANCY

HOLMES' FANCY

28

15

JESSIE JAMES bluegrass picking

10,11

16

JESSIE JAMES tuition played slowly

17

CALYPSO rhythm

CALYPSO rhythm

34

18

EXERCISE 1

EXERCISE 1

3

19

EXERCISE 2

EXERCISE 2

4

20

EXERCISE 3

EXERCISE 3

4

21

EXERCISE 4

EXERCISE 4

4

22

EXERCISE 5

EXERCISE 5

4

23

EXERCISE 6

EXERCISE 6

4

Swannee river

37

BALLYHOURA MOUNTAINS

39

extra songs in book, but not on cassette

BANKS OF OHIO

43,44

NEWLYN TOWN

45

OVER JORDAN

46,47

IRISH ROVER

48,49

PIKEMAN

50,51

GALWAY SHAWL

52

FAR AWAY IN AUSTRALIA

53

CRIPPLE CREEK

54

OFF TO IRELAND

55

There is a large amount of material in this tutor, but you could focus on the essentials from a few sample songs.

Book no. HM4015, and                     sullysbanjoslogo18pt.jpg

cassette HM313

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