Saturday, April 19, 2014

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Learn To Play Banjo Better!

Unique Methods and Techniques for Five-String Banjo

 Introduction to Five-String Banjo and Bluegrass

 Practical Ideas to Increase Speed & Accuracy

 Beginning to Advanced Music Theory

  Jazz Improvisation

 Online Lessons And Videos

 

Online Lessons

Pat Cloud Skype Lessons

General Information

 


 

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Appearances 2014


2014 CBA Music Camp Grass Valley California June 8-11th


American Banjo Camp - Fort Flagler Washington, September 4-7th


 Pat Cloud Plays Dixieland Jazz Daily With The "Straw Hatters" At The Disneyland Resort California


 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pat Cloud's

Key To Five-String Banjo

One of the most frequently asked questions by banjo students is, "How do you gain freedom of expression with the banjo outside of basic chords and songs? The Key is a five-note scale which visually maps out the neck."

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Pat Cloud's

Straight Ahead Jazz For Banjo Banjo

The world of melodic jazz banjo soloing is revealed in this comprehensive method which leads a student from basic intervals to advanced theoretical concepts and finally to a firm foundation in jazz fundamentals. Included are over 90 exercises and examples written in both tablature fingerings and standard music notation which show how scales and arpeggios are used and how they apply to real playing situations. Every five-string banjoist can benefit from the information contained in this breakthrough volume whether they aspire to jazz or just want to find out more about the possibilities and structure of the banjo. Learn More...

 
     

 

         

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